2014

Yearly Archives

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    Creative and SMART Tourism

            The Creative Tourism Network® had the pleasure to participate in Smartravel14, an exceptional event which gathered more than 500 experts and professionals in Bragança and Mirandela (Northeast Portugal), last December 4-7th. The aim of the congress was to debate on the possibilities to convert this low-density territory into a Smart Region. […]

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    Creative Tourism Awards

    CREATIVE TOURISM AWARDS Created by the Creative Tourism Network®, they aim to reward companies, projects and destinations worldwide that are committed to creative tourism, under the following categories:  Destinations  T.O. / Travel Agencies  Creative Experiences  Creative Accommodations The application deadline is January 22d, 2015 The jury, headed by Professor Greg Richards, […]

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    Promotion of the Creative Tourism Network® at Eibtm 2014

      Every year we participate at EIBTM – (MICE Tourism Fair, Barcelona, November 18-20), in order to promote our members’ offers to this sector. It is clear , eager to include creative activities within the organization of congresses. This is how we can observe the  growing interest of MICE sector for this kind of experiences […]

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    Creative Tourism in Minas Gerais (Brazil)

    The state of Minas Gerais (Brazil) has  initiated a serie of discussions related to the creative tourism. To inaugurate this new cycle, Sistema Fecomércio MG, with the support of the Ministry of Tourism and Sports,  invited the director of the Creative Tourism Network®, Caroline Couret to participate in a program of debates and presentations about […]

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    First Canadian municipality adheres to the Network!

    WELCOME to Saint-Jean-Port-Joli, new member of the Creative Tourism Network®. It became the first municipality in Canada and the second in North America to carry the colors of creative tourism. Currently in process, this  project will be officially presented in early 2015. A great creative adventure to be followed! … under the sign of the […]

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    Welcome to Loulé, Creative Friendly Destination in the Algarve!

    Welcome to Loulé, Creative Friendly Destination in the Algarve! This charming portuguese town, ideally situated in the Algarve, between ocean and mountains, has just joined the Creative Tourism Network®! In addition to its awesome landscapes and warm climate, it owns a rich intangible heritage and authentic experiences to be shared with those new travellers. Also […]

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    Creative tourism or the future of cultural tourism

    Article published by ACCOR.   Also available in French. Travel trends’ What if travel was also a great opportunity to develop your creative potential? This month, our “Travel Trends” column takes a look at creative tourism, a concept that is attracting a growing number of enthusiasts… Read the article

  • Collaboration with IGCAT

    It’s a pleasure to announce our collaboration with IGCAT – International Institute of Gastronomy Culture Art & Tourism. We both share interest in the development of innovative and interesting ideas for regions and cities, intangible heritage recovery, sustainability and innovative practices of tourism. Headed by Dr. Diane Dodd and Dr. Greg Richards, IGCAT is a […]