Best Accommodation Facility in Cultural Promotion and Preservation
This award recognizes the commitment and efforts of tourism facilities or operators to preserve enhance and promote local cultures and heritage.
Preference will be given to businesses that respect and preserve local cultures through cultural experiences offered by the enterprise, opportunities to engage and learn about local cultures within the facilities, and authentic presentation and compensation of local people. We also look for businesses that incorporate a respectful code of conduct for visitors interacting with local cultures.
Evidence that the Judges will be looking and assessing are:
- Demonstration of respect of local people cultures and belief through establishment of code of conduct for visitors.
- Elements of local art, architecture and/or cultural heritage used in the interior design of the facility.
- Authentic presentation of culture where performances are involved.
- Demonstrated efforts for cultural preservation and/or revitalization.