TourGuide is a small specialist consulting and marketing firm with a team of creative and experienced professionals who share a common vision of how sustainable tourism can stimulate economic growth while conserving natural resources and cultural heritage.
Our tourism consulting services focus on delivering innovative tourism assessment, destination development, and tourism marketing for our clients, which include international development organizations, tourism authorities, national and local governments, preservation agencies, tourism businesses and local communities.
Our team of tourism development consultants has a wide range of international experience in destination management, destination stewardship, destination partnership, tourism project design, tourism enterprise development, visitor experience development, innovative media solutions and tourism marketing strategies.
We are headquartered in Washington DC, at the center of the international development community, and have field offices all over the world.
Natural beauty such as beaches, tropical island resorts with coral reefs, hiking and camping in national parks, mountains and forests, are examples of traditional tourist attractions to spend summer vacations. Other examples of cultural tourist attractions include historical places, monuments, ancient temples, zoos, aquaria, museums and art galleries, botanical gardens, buildings and structures (e.g., castles, libraries, former prisons, skyscrapers, bridges), theme parks and carnivals, living history museums, ethnic enclave communities,historic trains and cultural events. Factory tours, industrial heritage, creative art and crafts workshops are the object of cultural niches like industrial tourism and creative tourism. Many tourist attractions are also landmarks.