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Month: July 2010

Reaching New Markets in Canada’s Two Official Languages

July 12, 2010

Reach further with your marketing and promotional materials!   There is a great opportunity for small tourism operators in the Atlantic Region to translate their promotional/web/marketing materials into one of Canada’s two official languages through a translation assistance program. This program will provide financial assistance up to 75% of the total costs for the service. Don’t… Read More

GMIST Grad Wins Sustainable Tourism Award

July 7, 2010

Sustainable Tourism 2010  A few months ago GMIST had the privilege to work with the Southwest Nova Biosphere Reserve Association on some initiatives around the UNESCO Biosphere in Southwest Nova Scotia.  The Southwest Nova Biosphere Reserve is a UNESCO designated, internationally recognized and unique region of natural and cultural heritage.  The reserve comprises lands in… Read More

Save the Earth Club

July 2, 2010

No Bossy Adults Allowed! “You can help if you want but if you are bossy you can’t join.”  That was what I was told by these three little girls, from the Save the Earth Club, (pictured above) last week while I was in Rocky Harbour, NL.  I was blown away with the insight these three young… Read More