Connect with us

travel

Brgy. Bojo in Aloguinsan, Cebu baggage UNWTO greatest tourism village award

Out of Town Blog
Brgy. Bojo in Aloguinsan, Cebu bags UNWTO best tourism village award

Enjoying the Bojo River Cruise

MADRID, Spain – With tourism promotion among local communities bearing fruit, a local suburb bagged the Best Tourism Village Award from the United Nations World Tourism Organization. Tourism Secretary Berna Romulo-Puyat expressed her elation with the latest development, recognizing the “remarkable work” of the local community in Bojo through the Bojo Aloguinsan Ecotourism Association or […]

Brgy. Bojo in Aloguinsan, Cebu bags UNWTO best tourism village award
Melo Villareal
Out of Town Blog

Published

on

_______________________________________________________________________
Support author of this article and visit his post, originally published HERE

This post is originally published at Out of Town Blog blog and it's not owned by this site! Respect content authors!
_______________________________________________________________________

Out of Town Blog
Brgy. Bojo in Aloguinsan, Cebu bags UNWTO best tourism village award

Enjoying the Bojo River Cruise

MADRID, Spain – With tourism promotion amongst native communities bearing fruit, an area suburb bagged the Greatest Tourism Village Award from the United Nations World Tourism Group.

Bojo river mouth into the open sea
Bojo river mouth into the open sea

Tourism Secretary Berna Romulo-Puyat expressed her elation with the most recent improvement, recognizing the “exceptional work” of the local people in Bojo by means of the Bojo Aloguinsan Ecotourism Affiliation or BAETAS and the sturdy assist of the municipality of Aloguinsan.

Checklist of Greatest Tourism Villages by United Nations World Tourism Group (UNWTO) for 2021:

  • Bekhovo, Russian Federation
  • Bkassine, Lebanon
  • Bojo, Philippines
  • Caspalá, Argentina
  • Castelo Rodrigo, Portugal
  • Cuetzalan del Progreso, Mexico
  • Cumeada, Portugal
  • Gruyères, Switzerland
  • Batu Puteh, Malaysia
  • Kaunertal, Austria
  • Le Morne, Mauritius
  • Lekunberri, Spain
  • Maní, Mexico
  • Misfat Al Abriyeen, Oman
  • Miyama, Japan
  • Mokra Gora, Serbia
  • Morella, Spain
  • Mustafapa?a, Turkey
  • Nglanggeran, Indonesia
  • Niseko, Japan
  • Nkotsi Village, Rwanda
  • Outdated Grand Port, Mauritius
  • Olergesailie, Kenya
  • Ollantaytambo, Peru
  • Pano Lefkara, Cyprus
  • Pica, Chile
  • Pochampally, India
  • Puerto Williams, Chile
  • Radovljica, Slovenia
  • Rijal Alma’a, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
  • Testo Alto, Brazil
  • Saas-Payment, Switzerland
  • San Cosme y Damián, Paraguay
  • San Ginesio, Italy
  • Sidi Kaouki, Morocco
  • Sol?ava, Slovenia
  • Soufli, Greece
  • Tarakl?, Turkey
  • The Purple Island, Republic of Korea
  • Ungok Village, Republic of Korea
  • Valposchiavo, Switzerland
  • Wonchi, Ethiopia
  • Xidi, China
  • Yucun, China

“A neighborhood vacation spot being inducted into the UNWTO Greatest Tourism Villages Program on its pilot yr is a testomony to the Philippines' dedication to sustainable tourism improvement from the nationwide degree all the way down to the grassroots,” mentioned Puyat.

“The wealth of our pure sources and unmatched hospitality stays our key energy as we try for the reopening of the trade to worldwide vacationers anchored on the precept of protected and sustainable tourism,” she added.

Tourism Officer-in-Cost-Undersecretary Verna Buensuceso and Philippine Ambassador to Spain Philippe Jones Lhuiller obtained the award in Madrid on December 2 (Thursday) on behalf of the Philippines.

The UNWTO's pilot initiative acknowledged 44 villages from 32 international locations that stood out for his or her pure and cultural sources in addition to for his or her modern and transformative actions and dedication to tourism improvement according to the sustainable improvement targets or SDG.

Likewise, the mentioned program has been launched to advance the position of tourism as a device for rural improvement–with its purpose to worth and safeguard rural villages together with their related landscapes and information techniques amongst others.

Bojo is legendary for its river, hills, underwater pure sources, mangroves, birds, and accountable locals with the Bojo River Eco-Cultural Tour as its essential tourism exercise–managed by the BAETAS.

BAETAS gives an eco-cultural river tour with mangrove ecology, chook and wildlife lectures–the revenue from which was shared among the many native authorities, group fund, barangay fund in addition to the wages and fee to its suppliers.

The mentioned Tour was ranked by Inexperienced Locations among the many Prime 100 International Sustainable Locations in 2016, 2017, and 2018.

Additional, Brgy. Tenani within the Province of Samar has been chosen to take part within the UNWTO's Improve Programme of the Greatest Tourism Villages–receiving the Group's assist in enhancing parts of the areas recognized as gaps within the analysis course of.

Observe Out of Town Travel Blog on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Bloglovin, and Pinterest if you would like extra journey associated updates.

Learn:

Brgy. Bojo in Aloguinsan, Cebu bags UNWTO best tourism village award
Melo Villareal
Out of Town Blog

_______________________________________________________________________
Support author of this article and visit his post, originally published HERE

This post is originally published at Out of Town Blog blog and it's not owned by this site! Respect content authors!
_______________________________________________________________________