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    Visit Portugal launches new sustainability challenge to travellers

    The post Visit Portugal launches new sustainability challenge to travellers appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. Visit Portugal has launched an inspiring message to travellers from the UK in the form of an inspiring YouTube video which calls for a focus on responsible and sustainable tourism in 2021. The #CantSkipTomorrow message, delivered by a young child adopting the persona of ‘tomorrow’, is a call for discovering new ways of travelling bound by a collective conscience to protect what has been given to us by nature. This important message for a better future is developed from the song “Verdes são os campos” (Green are the fields) by Zeca…

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    For planet and its people! Park Hotels launches ‘Room For Trees’

    The post For planet and its people! Park Hotels launches ‘Room For Trees’ appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. Park Hotel Group, a hospitality company in Asia Pacific, has announced the launch of Room For Trees programme in partnership with Eden Reforestation Projects (Eden), a non-profit organisation that is committed to reforestation and ecological restoration by working with people in their local communities to restore their forests. Through Room For Trees, Park Hotel Group will plant a tree for every booking made with its portfolio of hotels via their website. The partnership with Eden supports the mangrove reforestation project in Biak Island, Indonesia, which involves collaborating with…

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    Health Protect: SITA launches secure way for airlines to share health info during pandemic

    The post Health Protect: SITA launches secure way for airlines to share health info during pandemic appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. SITA has announced the launch of Health Protect – an industry solution, to help airlines, airports, governments, and passengers safely and securely share information on health tests or vaccinations needed during travel. Successful trials have already been undertaken with travellers to the United Arab Emirates, and soon to start at Milan Malpensa Airport. For many countries, economic recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic relies heavily on travel and tourism. As governments globally seek a way to resume safe and secure travel in the wake of COVID-19,…

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    Kerala’s tourism minister launches Travancore Heritage Project

    The post Kerala’s tourism minister launches Travancore Heritage Project appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. God’s Own Country now has a new attraction. In a major tourism initiative in the state, Kerala has launched work on the Travancore Heritage Project to conserve and showcase the cultural richness and tangible legacy of the erstwhile Travancore kingdom and make the visit to the state capital and its surroundings a more riveting experience. Inaugurating the work, state tourism minister Kadakampally Surendran said Kerala Tourism is making a major stride by presenting before the world the heritage and legacy of Travancore. The project is conceived in such a way that it…

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    Tripadvisor launches live sentiment dashboard to support global tourism recovery

    The post Tripadvisor launches live sentiment dashboard to support global tourism recovery appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. Tripadvisor has announced the arrival of a live data intelligence dashboard available to destination marketing organisations (DMOs), powered by Tourism Sentiment Index. This offering is part of Tripadvisor’s wider suite of data intelligence products for DMOs, known as the Tripadvisor Insights Platform. The live dashboard provides clients with essential word-of-mouth insights about destinations, combining Tripadvisor’s unmatched reach and traveller behaviour insights with Tourism Sentiment Index’s industry-leading sentiment technology. The Tripadvisor Insights Platform is a collection of measurement and insights tools intended to help partners in the travel and tourism…