12.3.08 Travel Daily News “A new web portal for independent travelers…”

12.3.08 Travel Daily News “A new web portal for independent travelers…”
A new web portal for independent travelers geared towards responsible travelers is a new web portal that is opening the door to independent travelers wishing to book services with local tour operators and accommodations. “The portal is an important addition to our country’s tourism promotion channels,” said the Solomon Islands Minister for Tourism, Mr. Seth Gukuna. “It will not only enhance Solomon Islands appeal, but also enable business to be conducted in this important sector.”

The website is owned and operated by Kerrie and Danny Kennedy of Dive Gizo. Founded in 1985, Dive Gizo is the oldest owner-operated tourism facility in the Solomon Islands specializing in diverse and exciting dives in the town of Gizo. While also operating snorkeling, bush walking, birding, village visits and WWII tours, Dive Gizo places primary important on serving social, cultural, and environmental goals.

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