Colibri Ecotourism Award

Poster Planeta.com is livestreaming a conversation with many of friends of the Colibri Award on Friday, June 5, 10:00 Mexico, 8:00am Las Vegas. Details and links to be updated on this page. As part of the global celebration of World Environment Day, Planeta.com presented the Colibri Ecotourism Award from 2000-2010 to leaders of the eco travel …

Marlene Ehrenberg Enríquez

Photo: Monarch Sanctuary Marlene Ehrenberg Enríquez is a Mexican pioneer in the development of responsible travel and ecotourism. Her mantra: Promover Protegiendo (Promoting Protection). Starting her work in tourism in the 1968 Olympic games, Marlene has more than 40 years of experience in designing and organizing bespoke trips for individual clients and small groups. Her …

Verena Gerber

Photo: With the governor Spotlight on Colibri winner Verena Gerber Planeta.com Presents 2010 Colibri Ecolodge Award to Verena Gerber in honor of World Environment Day Verena opened Hotel Xixim (first named EcoParaiso) in 1996. Located on one of the most fascinating Mexican biological reserves, nestled on a 3-mile virgin beach, the luxury hotel is located …

Steve Bridger

Photo: Steve and Ron, 2011 Spotlight on Colibri Winner: Steve Bridger facebook flickr – faves – after wilma pinterest – rebooting-charity slideshare @stevebridger @Steve4Yatton Blog stevebridger.com blogging-a-crisis Planeta.com Colibri Ecotourism Award Start Slideshow After Wilma Yatton Responsible Travel Week

Allan Rhodes

Photo Allan Rhodes is an independent consultant in planning, management and development of ecotourism and tourism in protected areas with a degree in business administration and master’s degree in park management, tourism and recreation with experience in philanthropic and ecotourism sectors. He founded the non-governmental organization Walking Alternative Education Project United to care for children …

Francisco Verástegui

Photo: Seminario (2010) Spotlight on Mexican artist and Colibri winner Francisco Verástegui who passed away in 2019. Key Links Facebook Obituaries El ocaso de un guerrero llamado Francisco Verástegui Sentida despedida al maestro Verástegui Murió el artista Francisco Verástegui; un pintor con gran amor a Oaxaca Ambientalistas rinden homenaje a Francisco Verastegui 2007 Colibri Ecotourism …

Gerhard Buttner

Photo Key Links Facebook @gerhardbuttner Flickr Transtions Abroad Conservation work in Mexico Community Ecotourism in Mexico and South Africa Preserving flamingos in Mexico Cape Town Slow travel in my home city Planeta.com Oaxaca Amigos (2008) Colibri Ecotourism Award

Hector Ceballos-Lascurain

Photo Hector Ceballos-Lascurain is a Mexican architect, environmentalist and international ecotourism consultant. Hector has performed research and provided consultations in more than 70 countries worldwide on all aspects of ecotourism planning and development, including the architectural design and construction of ecolodges and other environmentally friendly facilities. He has co-authored more than 130 books, reports and …