SUSTAINABILITY

World Volunteer Day

To commemorate the World Volunteer Day, TAM Travel Corporation assumed its commitment and participated in the tree maintenance activity carried out by the Municipality of Belén on December 9th, 2016. We appreciate the support from representatives of the Costa Rica...

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The In-House Training program

The In-House Training program continued over September in order to educate, develop and improve employees’ skills as to help them do their job more effectively and efficiently. The sessions were led by Ms. Miriam Durán, Manager of Operations with the main objective of...

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CST Level 4

Under TAM Travel’s commitment to environmental protection and sustainable tourism, we are proud to have achieved the Level 4 of the Certification in Sustainable Tourism, last July 19th, 2016. Accredited by the Costa Rican Tourism Board (ICT), TAM Travel Corporation...

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Renewable Electricity For 76 Days

“Costa Rica Has Been Running On 100% Renewable Electricity For 76 Days... And Counting By Robin Andrews for IFL Science, September 9th, 2016 Ladies and gentlemen, a round of applause for Costa Rica – this Central American nation has been running on 100 percent...

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In-house training session

To continue with the process that begun with the Tour Guides Updating Session held in November 2015, this week we had one of the in-house training sessions for members of the Operations Department at our headquarters in San Jose.  These are part of the continuous...

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Unforgettable Costa Rica

As an important improvement work, we are pleased to share with you the “Unforgettable Costa Rica” campaign, this is an effort of the program Code of Conduct, supported by advertising agency Garnier BBDO and support of principal government entities as well as...

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Official Celebrations of Costa Rica

January 1st: New Year March/April: Holy Week April 11th: Juan Santamaría´s day (National Hero) May 1st: Worker´s day July 25th: Day of the Annexation of Guanacaste August 2nd: Day of the Virgen of the Angels, the patron saint of Costa Rica August 15th: Mother´s day...

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Why You Should Not Feed Wild Animals?

Some of the reasons that it is not convenient and unnatural feeding wild animals are the following: The artificial food does not have the nutrients that wild animals need, as these are processed with high amounts of sugars and carbohydrates; altering their eating...

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Procedure of Environmental Complaint

The person becomes aware of environmental crime, and informs the responsible corporate sustainability. The head of sustainability takes note in the attached registration. Steps Description Performance 1 The person becomes aware of environmental crime, and informs the...

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Certification for Sustainable Tourism (CST)

We have been notified by the Costa Rican National Accreditation Commission that TAM Travel Corporation has achieved level 4 of the CST program.  While satisfied with this attainment, we accept the responsibility and ratify the commitment to continue working to reduce...

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About CST

The concept of sustainability The development of sustainable tourism must be seen as the balanced interaction between the use of our natural and cultural resources, the improvement of the quality of life among the local communities, and the economic success of the...

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Mission and Vision

Mission We focus on the promotion of responsible and sustainable tourism in our services to individuals and groups with a professionally trained staff in tourism and business, offering different travel services to domestic and international customers, innovating to...

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