Samstag, Januar 28, 2023

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Welcome to the website of Burkhard Herbote, Beckum, Germany, and his international network.

Burkhard Herbote – Founder & Editor

Burkhard is founder and editor of the © website, with about 130,000 entries probable the world’s most comprehensive tourism information online directory (except worldwide hotel guides) for the international travel community and the traveling consumer, who both rely on the accuracy of its content. The website contains, country by country, all international, national, regional, local tourism authorities, associations and organizations, and a huge number of travel services, corporations and travel and tourism media, government information sources, embassies and consulates, chambers of commerce, tourism investment agencies, non-profit organizations and much more. It also provides the most comprehensive listing of international associations, organizations and services in travel and tourism.

Further he is founder and editor of © – Verzeichnis der deutsch-internationalen Beziehungen (Directory of German International Relations), the former Handbuch der deutsch-internationalen Beziehungen (Handbook of German International Relations), with about 40,000 entries of German and foreign representations abroad and in Germany, liaison offices and information centres for politics, foreign economics and banks, cultural exchange, education, media, development, international co-operation, humanitarian assistance, human rights, science, research, tourism, travel, transport, interreligious dialogue, integration, refugees, asylum and environmental conservation and protection.

Both online publications used to be books before. (First publishing 1991, resp. 1993). More details on this website.

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About Burkhard Herbote


Burkhard Herbote

Burkhard Herbote lives and works in Beckum, Germany (, a small city in Warendorf county in the heart of the German region of Westphalia ( Since the 80s he has been well-known as an international „information authority“. He operates a huge network of information contacts and correspondents around the globe. His main specializations are travel and tourism, aviation, hospitality and tourism media. He is also interested in German international relations, cultural exchanges, foreign trade, third world...

Curriculum Vitae

Nationality: German Date of Birth: August 16, 1965 Place of Birth: Beckum, Westphalia, Germany ( Parents: Bernhard Herbote, consultant of the furniture industry, Maria Herbote (maiden name Stemich), office clerk 1971 – 1975 Ketteler-Grundschule, Beckum 1975 – 1980 Ketteler-Hauptschule, Beckum 1980 – 1984 Kaufmännische Unterrichtsanstalten des Kreises Warendorf, Ahlen (= commercial and vocational college, now Berufskolleg des Kreises Warendorf in Ahlen); completed final examination by the Chamber of Commerce & Industry Muenster 1982...