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Hans Pfister at Remote
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Global Tourism Challenges have arrived in Costa Rica  

Global Tourism Challenges have arrived in Costa Rica     Last month, we were invited to present on the topic of “The Future of Ecotourism and Sustainable Tourism” as keynote speakers at an important travel event called Remote Latin America.  On the horizon, we identified three main challenges that are slowly but surely creeping up on Costa Rica.

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Senda Casita Monteverde
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Senda Monteverde – We have Received our First Guests!

The Cayuga Collection received their first guests at a reimagined sustainable luxury hotel in the enchanting cloud forests of Monteverde, Costa Rica The official opening is on December 15th, but we have received our first group of nature enthusiasts.  The feedback has been overwhelmingly positive.  Our General Manager Rolando Guzman and his team are currently

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Meet Diamanda of Jicaro Island Lodge
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Cayuga People – Meet Diamanda of Jicaro Island Lodge, Nicaragua

Diamanda del Socorro Jimenez Zapata – an impressive full name to say the least – has lived in Granada all of her life.  She has seven brothers and sisters, is married and has an eight-year-old daughter called Isabella.  She is also currently taking classes in business administration at UHISPAN in Granada. Diamanda started working at Jicaro

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Salmon in the Tropics
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Salmon in the Tropics – Is that Luxury?

Last week, we were invited to the trade show “Remote Latin America” as Keynote Speakers.  Our presentation was:  The Future of Ecotourism and Sustainable Tourism.  Not an easy task since our crystal ball got misplaced recently (-:   Besides talking about topics like over-tourism, climate change adaption and transformational experiences in hospitality, the topic of sustainable food at

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