Secretary General of the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), Dr. Taleb Rifai, says there must be more interconnectedness between visitors and residents of communities, in order to achieve greater community empowerment. He also suggested that there must be a “lowering of the walls between the host communities and the visitors”, in order to achieve … Continue reading More Interconnectedness Between Visitors And Residents Of Communities Needed, In Order To Achieve Greater Community Empowerment.
Even small businesses can easily operate on a global scale, sourcing products or labour on one continent and delivering goods or services halfway around the world. Many people consider their business to be their highest priority, and perhaps then add some spice and adventure to their lives by working from a remote or exotic location. … Continue reading Our Business Is The Result Of Our Adventure – A Real Walkbout Experience
After much thought I realised that the craft was common in the area, so I had to make myself “stand out”. “Mi use 24 bamboo and build it, and then mi seh me a go try and design something different from the rest a man dem. So mi start decorate and add table and chair, … Continue reading “Trust me, this helping me to live a better life; keep me away from violence. It’s my hustle and I love it”- Conrad Webster
Prime Minister of Jamaica Andrew Holness says tourism continues to be the main engine of economic growth, providing indirect employment for one in every four people in the linked sectors. These include agriculture, the creative and cultural industries, entertainment, manufacturing, transportation, finance and insurance, electricity and water, and construction. “In 2016, the hotels and restaurants … Continue reading Tourism Is Ideally Positioned As A Powerful Catalyst For Improving The Socio-Economic Conditions Of Our People
Walkbout Welcome Ceremony: Walkbouts representing walkbout countries will become members of the International Walkbout Community at a moving induction ceremony, which is the grand opening of the festival each year and features a slate of International Walkbout Speakers.
Walkbout Magazine “Dedicated to people outside” Sample Magazine Cover A downloadable and printable digital magazine published quarterly online, exclusively for individuals who spend a great deal of time outside. Working with a carefully selected core group of writers across the globe Walkbout Magazine selects features and articles that meet exacting standards deserving of inclusion in … Continue reading Walkbout Media