· The concept of ecological trips has grown in Mexico in recent years and Quintana Roo is the preferred state for this activity.

· The local travel site will present a series of infographics related to the activities that seek to preserve and promote ecological travel.

Mexico City, March 31, 2014:  Expedia.mx , the world’s largest full-service online Travel Agency local site *, announced it will prepare for Earth Day with a series of four infographics on responsible travel with the environment, with the aim that Mexicans know and get closer to this concept.

 

“Eco travel is more than a trend, it is a lifestyle. At Expedia.mx we offer trips for all tastes and budgets, ”said Tania Francis, Marketing Director for Expedia.mx.

 

Ecotourism is a way of traveling in a responsible way with the environment, which seeks ethics, sustainability and conservation of the natural and cultural heritage of the place where it takes place. This concept emerged in Mexico in the 1980s and today is one of the fastest growing travel styles.

 

From March 31 to April 22, Expedia.mx will present relevant information on ecological travel every week, which includes from the definition of ecotourism and recommendations, to stories and advice from travelers who already carry out this practice.

 

The last installment of this series will be presented on April 22, in the framework of Earth Day, established in 1970 and with the objective of conserving biodiversity.

 

Expedia.mx seeks that Mexican travelers know the options offered by ecotourism, to continue giving them the power to create their trip in their own way.

 

See the first infographic – What is ecotourism?

 

* Based on a comparison of other full-service online travel agencies, defined as those that provide reservations and services related to flights, hotels, cruises, cars and activities to a global customer base. Data based on comScore Media Metrix for Expedia, Inc. sites worldwide, monthly average of unique visitors, from October 2012 to September 2013.

 

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