Amando Bacalar, Loving Bacalar.

The eco-hotel Casa Lamat, in Bacalar, Mexico, located in the middle of the jungle, was inaugurated in 2014. IT calls for conscious tourism, and has been an example in sustainable practices: 100% renewable energy, 100% waste recycled or reused, created an educational centre for guests, a transformational working centre for collaborators and an awareness centre for both guests and collaborators, use only non-motorised vehicles, and so much more… They have also fostered community building in town through the MANIFESTO: YO AMO BACALAR, boosting awareness of the urgent need to protect the water quality in the lagoon and the conservation of natural environment in the jungle.

Keywords:  Business initiatives, Promoting culture, Water quality, Promoting good practices, Creating benefits for local communities, Education programs Cultural tourism Promoting local tourism employment, Water consumption (enterprises), Solid waste (enterprises), Energy consumption (enterprises)

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