• The Public Foundation El legado Andalusi Umayyad Route: good practice for the World Bank group

    The Umayyad route, which is promoted by the Public Foudation El Legado Andalusí has been mentioned in the World Bank group publication "Tourism for development: 20 reasons sustainable tourism counts for development". 

    The Public Foudation El Legado Andalusí coordinates the network of the Routes of El-legado Andalusí, which is a certified Cultural Route of the Council of Europe since 20 years.

    The route stands as good example, showcasing how "tourism plays an important role in cultural heritage management, funding and protection" and especially of how cultural tourism contributes to "territorial cohesion and intercultural dialogue amaong countries in the Mediterranean basin".