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Tag: Tourism
Oct 6, 2020

Virtual Seoul

Travel is picking up month by month, especially leisure travel, which is leading the way. But business-centric cities are getting creative in the ways they promote the destinations for when international travel widely opens; technology is helping them do it. Last week I was invited to a virtual familiarization (FAM) tour by Seoul Tourism Organization to visit its new virtual platforms that showcase the city's amazing duality of heritage and modern destinations for the business traveler.

Briggs & Riley: Elevate Your Journey with Quality Luggage

Embracing a life well lived often means embracing a life well-traveled. Every journey becomes a canvas for experiences that shape our lives and at the heart of every adventure lies the indispensable companion: quality luggage.

Sep 27, 2020

World Tourism Day

Happy World Tourism Day! Today marks the 40th anniversary of the first World Tourism Day.

Jun 18, 2020

Tennessee Encourages Safe Travel

As I mentioned in my last blog, Nashville is working toward new safety measures in preparation for reopening. The rest of the state joins in on this with its campaign about safe travel during the COVID-19 pandemic.

The Argosaronic Islands Are Calling

The Saronic or Argo Saronic Islands of Greece call travelers to explore its seven small islands and islets brimming with history, natural sites and more. With most easily accessible by boat, the islands’ proximity to ports of Athens make the Saronic Islands an ideal destination for those preferring shorter boat rides. In fact, trips from Athens ports to the islands take only between 10 minutes and two hours, depending on the island you choose, making them perfect for day or weekend trips. From Piraeus port, you can access Hydra, Spetses, Aegina and Poros directly. Come explore these stunning islands with us and find the inspiration to plan your next trip to these islands. Hydra Hydra town curves around a slope overlooking the Argosaronic Gulf like an amphitheater and is considered one of the most romantic destinations in Greece. Most unique to the island is its lack of vehicles. People on the island get around on mules and donkeys as well as water taxis, making for a peaceful and laid-back day. Hydra lies a two-hour ferry ride from Piraeus port in Athens.

Feb 4, 2020

Fill Your Heart with Ireland

This past Tuesday publisher & CEO Francis X. Gallagher and I took a trip to New York City to hear details about Tourism Ireland’s 2020 marketing strategy. Responsible for marketing the island of Ireland as a key business and leisure destination, Tourism Ireland has marketing programs in 23 markets across the world and reaches more than 600 million people per year.