Region 10 to embrace Sustainable Tourism

(GINA release) The Government of Guyana is committed to prioritising the development of Guyana’s tourism sector. Minister of Business with the responsibility of Tourism, Dominic Gaskin said that the tourism sector of the country has the potential to make a major contribution to the “Good Life” which the government has promised …

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2017: International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development

Nearly 600 participants attended yesterday the Official Launch of the International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development 2017. The event took place in the International Tourism Fair of Spain, FITUR, and will be followed by 12 months of global actions aimed at advancing sustainable tourism contribution to the 2030 Agenda …

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CTO Declares 2017 “Year of Adventure” in the Caribbean

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (Jan. 10, 2017) – On the heels of last year’s successful Year of Romance, the Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) has declared 2017 the Year of Adventure in the Caribbean. This year the region will celebrate everything from adrenaline-pumping active pursuits to local culture and casually sampling experiences unique …

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New tourism initiatives in 2017

Guyana will host the prestigious 24th Inter-American Congress of Ministers and High Level Authorities of Tourism in 2017. This forum serves as a platform for the promotion of sustainable development of tourism through the sharing of experiences, technical cooperation, and bilateral engagement. This was disclosed by Minister of Finance, Winston …

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INTERNATIONAL WORLD WATER DAY 2015

Message from Hon. Minister of Housing & Water, Irfaan Ali The selection of ‘Water and Sustainable Development’ as the theme for the 2015 observance of International World Water Day comes at a time when Guyana is experiencing massive expansion in key sectors especially in the areas of Housing and Water.  …

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Guyana positioned as a premier Travel and Adventure Destination

Guyana, South America Undiscovered  will cement its position as a premier travel and adventure destination while attending the 11th Annual Washington D.C. Travel & Adventure Show March on  7th and 8th at the Washington Convention Centre. This marks the second time that Guyana is participating in the event, known the …

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GTA issues Third Tour Operator License   … Bushmasters Attains 100% Conformity

Attaining 100% conformity with Tourism Regulations and being issued with an operating License should be an integral goal for all tourism operations. This pronouncement was made by the company’s Manager Director of Ian Craddock, as he was presented with the operating license for Bushmasters, from the Guyana Tourism Authority. In …

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French and Japanese Film Crews currently in Guyana

The Japanese documentary crew, from Tokyo TV Corporation, will focus their attention on capturing the unique aspects of Guyanese culture including the rich architecture, food, cultural practices, and unique structures like the Demerara Harbour Bridge and Berbice River Bridge; they will be in Guyana for one week.

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