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Turn Your Travel Passion Into Profit
WIT 24 hour competition – 11 October 2018
Find Mirna @Good Hotel London and WIN a Stay at this fabulous Hotel!

The story: It all started with a pair of shoes…

The Good Group story started Antigua de Guatemala, in 2006, when Netherlands-born CEO and Founder Marten Dresen combined volunteering and backpacking while travelling through Central America. It was here that Marten met a little girl called Mirna who didn’t have any shoes and he decided to buy her some. Seeing her reaction and realising that such a small act could do so much, changed Marten’s life. Getting to know Mirna and her family made it clear that he could do more for the future of this young girl, her family, her local community, and her country. So, he did. Marten went on to found an NGO Niños de Guatemala, and later the Good Group. Through the work of the NGO and the Good Group, communities in Guatemala have seen the building of new schools, the creation of jobs, and the education of hundreds of children who otherwise would not have had access. This turned into the social business model that is Good Group, which continues to spread globally, currently as a successful Hotel brand which donates its profits to Niños de Guatemala and trains unemployed locals in need.

The challenge: Mirna’s picture hangs in Good Hotel London – find it, upload a picture to social media tag @goodhotelgroup #MirnasShoes to be in with a chance for a complimentary stay at 4* Good Hotel London.

Subject to availability. Excludes: NewYear’s Eve (29-31 December 2018) and London Marathon weekend 2019

Calling all BAME current and aspiring female travel bloggers, content creators and digital influencers!

London, 11 October 2018, 2 pm to 7 pm / Good Hotel London, Western Gateway, Royal Victoria Dock, London E16 1FA

Join us for an inspiring and empowering event and learn how to ‘Turn Your Travel Passion Into Profit’ !

We have some amazing brands, established influencers, digital experts and successful content creators joining us and this is an occasion to learn from and network with the likes of GetYourGuide Caribbean Tourism Organization German National Tourism Office, Martinique Lewis, Ursula Ursula Petula Barzey, Eulanda Osagiede, Carol Hay, Esra Alhamal, Denisa Kostolanyiova, Dipali Kastia, Patrick Skinner (PhD), Top Travel Secrets-Founder and many more!

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Press Releases

Women in Travel CIC launches back to work scheme working with Crisis Uk and the Travel, Tourism and hospitality sector.

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Forthcoming Events

Turning Your travel Passion into Profit!

London, 11 October 2018 2 pm to 7.30 pm

Women in Travel cic presents a new event dedicated to all those who are interested in turning their travel passion into a business – however small or big!

Open to all, but more specifically focussed on women from a BAME background, don’t miss the opportunity to hear and learn from the best in travel blogging, content creation and more!

If you are…

  • Someone with ‘itchy feet’, with a fire in their belly, looking for inspiration, for learning and connections;
  • Someone with an idea, wanting practical tips on how to make it happen;
  • Someone who has taken the first steps in their entrepreneurial journey…

This event is FOR YOU!

Please check Eventbrite for all details and booking!

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or call Alessandra on 07801269374