During his participation in the Acapulco Tourist Market, the director of the Los Cabos Tourism Trust, Rodrigo Esponda, received a plaque from the founder of Queer Destinations, Oriol Pàmies, with Los Cabos being the first destination to receive the badge.
“We are proud to deliver the QD distinction to Los Cabos, recognizing its commitment to excellence in the treatment of such an important segment for tourism in Mexico.”
“We celebrate the Queer Destinations accreditation, which symbolizes their commitment to ensuring the best security conditions to receive the LGBTQ+ community inclusively and respectfully during their stay,” said Rodrigo Esponda
Hand in hand with the Mexican Ministry of Tourism, a total of 10 destinations will be accredited before the end of 2022, including Los Cabos.
Queer Destinations is an international quality distinction endorsed by the IGLTA (International LGBTQ+ Travel Association) that is awarded to destinations (Committed Destination) and companies (Committed Entity) that want to attract the LGBTQ+ segment.
To do this, a training process must be completed in which a commitment letter from the destination/company is first signed, service providers are sensitized, a strategy focused on the segment is developed and a minimum number of products is ensured for the community. LGBTQ+.