PhD in Geography from the Complutense University of Madrid (1979) , where he is Professor of Human Geography since 1991. Miguel Angel Troitiño Vinuesa is an expert on urban geography, urban planning, tourism and regional planning. He has participated in various planning experiences in cities in Spain and Latin America. He has developed an intense activity in the field of tourism in the cities heritage of UNESCO. He is a visiting professor at several universities and has directed several projects in the field of relations between cultural heritage tourism and historic cities.