Articles tagged “bogota”

Bogotá’s Potential in Wellness Tourism Starts With an Amazonian Nut

Bogotá’s Potential in Wellness Tourism Starts With an Amazonian Nut

Rebecca Stone, Skift

The cacay nut is a perfect example of how tourists can directly benefit entire countries simply by buying products for their own wellness in cities like Bogotá that help support poorer regions throughout Colombia. Maybe someday being a tourist will become less about being a foreigner and more about being a better global citizen.

6 months ago

Latin American Hotels Have a Supply and Demand Problem

Latin American Hotels Have a Supply and Demand Problem

Mark Johanson, Skift

Building lots of luxury properties can get people excited, even if the number of entrants don't make sense when viewed in aggregate.

5 years ago

Colombia Hotel Boom Spurred on by Starwood, Four Seasons and InterContinental

Colombia Hotel Boom Spurred on by Starwood, Four Seasons and InterContinental

Greg Oates, Skift

After decades of strife, Colombia has surged into the Latin American tourism limelight with a strong hotel tax incentive and smart marketing campaign inspired by famous local author, Gabriel García Márquez.

5 years ago