Archive for November, 2014

The Hospitality Tour in Latin America – Day 155

Florie Thielin
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An Unexpected Parenthesis… in Panama At the beginning, it didn’t start so well : I should have worked for 6 months as a Marketing Manager for a hotel in Boquete, north of the country… but in the meantime, the General…

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Gîte Panda of Fabienne and Yves, Haut-Rhin

[tabs type=”horizontal”][tabs_head][tab_title]Sum up[/tab_title][tab_title]HopSolutions[/tab_title][tab_title]Location | Contact[/tab_title][tab_title]Hopineo[/tab_title][/tabs_head][tab] Type of facility : inn, rural Location : Alsace Capacity : 6 people Opening dates : All year long [/tab][tab] Solar Water-Heater – soon available (energy) Awareness Board – soon available (travellers’ awareness) Welcoming Regional Booklet – soon available (travellers’ awareness) Panda Trunk –…

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Saladero Ecolodge Morning

Saladero Ecolodge, Costa Rica

Florie Thielin

[tabs type=”horizontal”][tabs_head][tab_title]Sum up[/tab_title][tab_title]Hopinnovations[/tab_title][tab_title]Location | Contact[/tab_title][tab_title]Hopineo[/tab_title][/tabs_head][tab] Type of facility : hotel Situation : Costa Rica Capacity : Total Capacity of 20 beds in bungalows and 16 people in tents Opening period: all year round [/tab][tab] Energy 100% renewable energy : hybrid…

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The Hospitality Tour in Latin America – Day 140

Florie Thielin
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Costa Rica: towards South-Pacific, Wild and Remote Lands It’s from Panama that I’m writing you today and telling you about my 20 last days spent “deconnected” at the South-West of Costa Rica. I stayed in 3 different lodges and spent…

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Hopineo à La Borderie de Marchaizière

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Le 23 juillet 2014, le tour de France Hopineo s’arrêtait au coeur du bocage vendéen, à La Borderie de la Marchaizière. Ici, Catherine et Jean-Yves ont rénové une grange de façon totalement éco-conçue pour y accueillir leurs clients dans leur…

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Meeting with the CST : Certification for Sustainable Tourism in Costa Rica

Florie Thielin

On my way through the capital of Costa Rica, after my meeting with the Rainforest Alliance, I have had the chance to be received in the offices of the ICT (Costa Rican Tourism Board by MSc. Gustavo Alvarado Ch., the…

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Hotel Valpre, Ecully

[tabs type=”horizontal”][tabs_head][tab_title]Sum up[/tab_title][tab_title]HopSolutions[/tab_title][tab_title]Localisation | Contact[/tab_title][tab_title]Hopineo[/tab_title][/tabs_head][tab] Type of facility : hotel Location : Rhône-Alpes Capacity : 110 rooms Opening period : all year long [/tab][tab] LED lights – soon available (energy) Educational photovoltaic pannel – soon available (energy) Staff training to welcome travelers with disabilities – soon available (social responsability) Reference hotel for a hospitality…

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Finca Exotica Ecolodge Costa Rica

Finca Exotica Ecolodge, Costa Rica

Florie Thielin

[tabs type=”horizontal”][tabs_head][tab_title]Sum up[/tab_title][tab_title]Hopinnovations[/tab_title][tab_title]Location | Contact[/tab_title][tab_title]Hopineo[/tab_title][/tabs_head][tab] Type of facility : hotel Situation : Costa Rica Capacity : 7 bungalows and 7 Tiki tents (total capacity of 30 people) Opening period: all year round [/tab][tab] Energy 100% renewable energy : combination system…

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Le Mas de l'Oulivié

[tabs type=”horizontal”][tabs_head][tab_title]Sum up[/tab_title][tab_title]HopSolutions[/tab_title][tab_title]Localisation | Contact[/tab_title][tab_title]Hopineo[/tab_title][/tabs_head][tab] Type of facility : hotel Location : PACA Capacity : 27 bedrooms Opening : all year [/tab][tab] Educational garden – soon available (local heritage and biodiversity) Training on sustainable tourism provided for the employees  – soon available (social responsability) Welcome…

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Cerro Lodge, Costa Rica

Florie Thielin

[tabs type=”horizontal”][tabs_head][tab_title]Sum up[/tab_title][tab_title]Hopinnovations[/tab_title][tab_title]Location | Contact[/tab_title][tab_title]Hopineo[/tab_title][/tabs_head][tab] Type of facility : hotel Situation : Costa Rica Capacity : 10 bungalows and 8 rooms Opening period: all year round [/tab][tab] Energy: solar power and hydro. Waste Management: Separation and responsible disposal of all…

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