SMEs, good practices, opportunities and innovation on thermal tourism

International Extended Report. SMEs, good practices, opportunities and innovation on thermal tourism Innovation and Capacity Building in Higher Education for Cultural Management, Hospitality and Sustainable Tourism in European Cultural Routes (CULTOUR+) is a Strategic Partnership (SP) of universities, local governments, SMEs and NGOs funded by the programme Erasmus+. Participating organizations share the concern, expertise and[…]

SMEs, good practices, opportunities and innovation on pilgrimage and religious tourism and cultural management

International Extended Report. SMEs, good practices, opportunities and innovation on pilgrimage and religious tourism and cultural management Innovation and Capacity Building in Higher Education for Cultural Management, Hospitality and Sustainable Tourism in European Cultural Routes (CULTOUR+) is a Strategic Partnership (SP) of universities, local governments, SMEs and NGOs funded by the programme Erasmus+. Participating organizations[…]

Culture and Cultural Heritage

Impact of European Cultural Routes on SMEs’ innovation and competitiveness

Culture is an essential component and a key factor for the effective delivery of the core mission of the Council of Europe to promote human rights, the practice of democracy and the rule of law. Promoting culture as the “soul of democracy” means advocating strong cultural policies and governance – aimed at transparency; access; participation[…]

UnWto

Affiliate Members Global Report: Volume twelve – Cultural Routes and Itineraries

The UNWTO Affiliate Members Global Report, Volume 12 on Cultural Routes and Itineraries is a joint publication with Affiliate Member, Agencia de Turismo de Las Islas Baleares (ATB). The report highlights current trends in cultural tourism providing insight on how cultural routes and itineraries contribute to tourism development. Cultural routes have provided destinations globally with[…]

“CERTESS” TOOL KIT

“CERTESS” TOOL KIT for designing, planning and implementing a Cultural Route

The present guidelines have been developed within the project of inter-regional cooperation ‘CERTESS – Cultural European Routes. Transferring Experience, Sharing Solutions’ co-funded by the European Regional Development Fund through the Programme INTERREG IVC. Those guidelines were intended to facilitate the activities of preparing, implementing, managing, monitoring and evaluating cultural routes. The realization of the inter-regional[…]