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Burkhard Herbote
Editor, Author, Publisher, Herbote International Research
Member for 7 Years
Joined January 2017
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Beckum, Germany
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About me

I am editor of the World Tourism Directory (English), which hard copy used to be co-published with the UN World Tourism Organization and the World Travel & Tourism Council, now available online by, and the Directory of German International Relations (German). Further I am with the advisory board of the International Institute for Peace through Tourism IIPT and consultant international affairs with the World Association of Travel Agencies (WATA). Further I co-operate with the International Coalition of Tourism Partners (ICTP) and

What is your favorite travel destination?

The German North Sea Coast

Where do you dream of traveling to?

Mongolia, Laos, Sao Tome & Principe

What was your first travel job?

Intern of a local travel agency, when I was 13... but the real job was when I started working on my own in tourism industry research and published my first publication Worldwide Travel Information Contact Book in 1991 with Gale Research Inc., Detroit

What do you want to learn more about?

intercultural communication and peace through travel and tourism

Three words that describe why we should travel?

trust in others