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Now Tourism Kelowna goes sustainable

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In the Thompson-Okanagan region, Tourism Kelowna is the first organization to introduce a new industry sustainability effort.
Product of the Thompson Okanagan Tourism Association, the Biosphere Certification Adhesion Program will be started in Kelowna first, followed by Kamloops and then across the region.
Following TOTA's “Drive for Sustainability” plan, the idea unites together community stakeholders to work together and commit in terms of long-term stewardship of local tourism, offering visitors an “authentic, remarkable experience.”
“The visitor economy is vital to economic development...
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World's largest bird sculpture to be inaugurated in Thiruvananthapuram

World's largest bird sculpture to be inaugurated in Thiruvananthapuram

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Kerala tourism will be inaugurating the world's largest bird sculpture, Jatayu Earth's Centre, in Thiruvananthapuram on July 4, as said by the Tourism Minister of the state Kadakampally Surendran.
The replica of the bird ‘Jatayu', a character in the Ramayana is 200 feet long, 150 feet wide, 65 feet tall and is positioned right at the top of a rock situated 1,000 feet above sea level. The sculpture is spread over 65 acres in Thiruvananthapuram, and Rs. 100 crore was spent to built it.
“This has been the work of film-maker Rajiv Anchal and this project was declared under...
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Kerala tourism to promote Jatayu Earth Centre as its new tourism product

Kerala tourism to promote Jatayu Earth Centre as its new tourism product

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Kerala tourismKerala Tourism will be promoting the Jatayu Earth Centre as its new product by branding it as ‘international tourism cultural centre.'
Phase II of the centre will be commissioned by Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on July 4. The sculpture will be placed in 65 acres of land. The Chief Minister will launch Jatayu, arguably the world's largest bird sculpture, a state-of-the-art cable car service imported from Switzerland, an adventure park and a helicopter local flying service.
Jatayupara would be marketed by Kerala Tourism as its new tourism product in international fairs and...
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