ETOA – the European tourism association has appointed Róisín Donnelly as a Head of Accommodation Services to lead its strategic relations with hotels, hostels and other providers. Her remit will include the development and implementation of ETOA’s engagement, account management and sales strategy for the European accommodation sector.
Featuring Greek Easter, its customs and traditions, such as the cracking of eggs, why they are red, the white candles lit with the “Holy Light”, the Easter lamb on the spit, recipes and references to the specificities of the Greek Easter, Travelling invites guests choose to come to Greece on Easter and celebrate with the locals a different from anywhere else in the world, Easter !!
Travelmole in todays edition says:
Greece’s new tourism minister has acted quickly to calm fears that the country will limit all-inclusive resorts after new Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said they were bad for local economies. Continue reading
A milestone resolution recognizing the contribution of sustainable tourism to poverty eradication, community development and the protection of biodiversity has been adopted by consensus by the United Nations General Assembly.
International tourism is set to hit a new record by the end of 2014 with over 1.1 billion international tourists travelling the world in one single year. During the first ten months of 2014, the number of international tourists grew by 5% according to the latest UNWTO World Tourism Barometer, rising above expectations.
The First World Conference on Tourism and Culture will bring together, for the first time, Ministers of Tourism and Ministers of Culture from around the world, experts and stakeholders from both sectors to explore new models of partnership between tourism and culture (Siem Reap, Cambodia, 4-6 February 2015).
ITB World Travel Trends Report: Russian travel market remains stable despite crises – positive forecasts for the coming year Continue reading
Μain issue discussed concerned the strengthening of the cultural cooperation between Greece and India
Today (Tuesday 4 November 2014) Travelife, the international sustainability certification programme for the travel industry, launched its exciting new branding at World Travel Market, London, UK. Continue reading
Nov. 4 (Bloomberg) — Greek Tourism Minister Olga Kefalogianni discusses the resurgence of Greek tourism as a return of tourists provides revenue to help the nation’s economy recover from recession. She speaks in today’s “Global Outlook” on “The Pulse.”