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

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

July 23, 2014
by Annika Kliewer
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In my last article I presented PanAfrica to you. I am pleased to report that since then the website has grown in appeal. Boosted with this motivation we at COMPASS are working at full speed on the continuous progress of the … Continue reading

July 11, 2014
by Henriette Stieger

Tourism analysis 2014: trends, travel intentions and destinations

The research study “tourism analysis 2014” has been conducted by the German foundation “Stiftung für Zukunftsfragen” (an initiative of British American Tobacco). A representative sample (n= 4.000) of the German population above 14 years was survey in personal (face-to-face) interviews. … Continue reading

July 2, 2014
by Henriette Stieger

Customer Engagement through Social Media: Limburg Picture Puzzle

The digital, fast-changing world rapidly demands something new, something exciting to stand out in the crowd. Furthermore, one will create added value for users, wants to entertain him and challenge him. As a tourist destination, you also want to generate … Continue reading