ETC-UNWTO SEMINAR ON TRANSNATIONAL TOURISM THEMES AND ROUTES-EUROVELO & WILD ATLANTIC WAY

To continue our journey through fascinating destinations and inspiring routes, two more examples of diverse travel experiences: EuroVelo and The Wild Atlantic way.  Adam Bodor shares the development of the European cycle route network with its 17 routes throughout Europe, focusing particularly on the example of the Iron Curtain Trail.  The main objective of the European Cycling…Read more »

ETC-UNWTO SEMINAR ON TRANSNATIONAL TOURISM THEMES AND ROUTES-CAMINO DE SANTIAGO

Santiago de Compostela was the best place to display the Camino as an exceptional example of visitor’s experience. This presentation provides different prospectives of the St. James’ Way: its local, regional, European and its world dimension. It shares best practices and key factors that contributed to the success and popularity of this transnational tourism route. “Sometimes when I meet pilgrims…Read more »

ETC-UNWTO SEMINAR ON TRANSNATIONAL TOURISM THEMES AND ROUTES-UNESCO

Following the Agenda, we have now the UNESCO and the European Commission presentations. Prior to the first speaker Peter DeBrine, we all enjoy the video from the UNWTO campaign #Travel.Enjoy.Respect as a reminder of the International year of sustainable Tourism for development, and in recognition of the important contribution tourism brings to the three pillars for sustainable development: Environmental,…Read more »