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by balamku
Sun Aug 31, 2008 2:48 pm
Forum: Conversations
Topic: Ecotourism: Conversation with Hector Ceballos-Lascurain
Replies: 38
Views: 36169

please visit balamku and costa maya

Thank you Hector for your reply and of course, interest in our area, Costa Maya. When the cruise ships return, we may have more high impact activities to address. Hopefully, the authorities will recognize the unique opportunity to be a low impact port. We look foward to meeting you when you are in t...
by balamku
Tue Jul 04, 2006 12:22 pm
Forum: Responsible Tourism
Topic: Introductions
Replies: 17
Views: 26489


Hello from Carol , owner of Balamku Inn on the Beach, in Mahahual, Costa Maya, Mexico. Our Inn is known for it
by balamku
Mon Jul 03, 2006 10:54 am
Forum: Responsible Tourism
Topic: What is 'ethical' travel?
Replies: 19
Views: 35048

Urgent request for your input on a petition in Costa Maya, M

Unethical practices in tourism are here in Mahahual, Costa Maya, Mexico. Since the arrival of the cruise ships, operators have been offering high impact activities such as speed boats and 4 x 4 vehicles in an area zoned, by the government, as low impact. The accountability for ethical tourism lies i...
by balamku
Sat Jul 02, 2005 9:18 am
Forum: Green Building
Topic: Greening Hotels
Replies: 3
Views: 9316

Balamku Inn has a new mission statement and belief statement that might interest those hotels that are ecological. Balamku is committed to providing comfort and quality services using the resources of nature without abusing the environment. We believe that we have an obligation to protect the enviro...
by balamku
Wed Apr 20, 2005 10:29 am
Forum: Suggestion Box (members post)
Topic: Suggestions?
Replies: 32
Views: 42578

ecological hotel criteria/mission statements

We are a small ecological hotel in Mexico that has utilized as much as possible the resources of nature (solar and wind only) and added a composting/recyling toilet system . We are looking for a resource for Criteria for true ecological hotels that can link with us. As well, we are developing a miss...