April 2, 2019
by Laura Selenz

Wendland.Elbe: Sustainable, rural tourism is more than hiking & biking

Wendland? Where’s that? And what’s so special about it? Since 2016, COMPASS has been entrusted with the task of answering this question and developing and communicating the recreational and experiential value of a unique, rural region in Germany. After 3 … Continue reading

November 17, 2017
by Martina Leicher

Strengthening Germany as a climate-friendly tourism destination

Contributing to Germanys´ goal on climate change, the project “Katzensprung” aims at improving its image as a sustainable travel destination.  Tortoise- projects in Galapagos, nature adventures in an US-national park, watching wildlife in an eco-resort in South Africa: the demand … Continue reading

November 29, 2016
by Laura Selenz

COMPASS organized Roadshow for Kenyan tour operators

In early November, COMPASS organized a successful Roadshow across Europe for the Kenyan tour operator network Gems of Kenya. The motto was: Holidays in Kenya, but different! Unlike the trade fairs and events that we had organized for Gems of … Continue reading

February 23, 2015
by Karsten Palme
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Tourism Promotion in Kenya

The tourism sector in Kenya has an outstanding importance for the countries’ economy. It is the most important sector for foreign exchange earnings, creates thousands of jobs and was supposed to be a stable and successful part of the economy. … Continue reading

July 31, 2014

Shopping Tourism on course for success

Shopping Tourism constitutes one of the principal motivations for travelling for millions of tourists and a main driver for tourism and commercial development in countries and cities these days. The UNWTO recently published a global report on Shopping Tourism that … Continue reading