Articles

  • Barcelos Creative and Safe Destination !

    Barcelos is a true garden, between the ocean and green hills, situated in the Northern Western part of Portugal, owner of unique characteristics that seduce travelers looking for a different approach to tourism, one that privileges crafts and folk arts, nature and landscape or wines and gastronomy, all this surrounded by countless monuments and a […]

  • Gabrovo’s news

    Last 23rd -25th of July, the Municipality of Gabrovo organized the Eco Festival UZANA POLYANA FEST, as part of the ‘green’ initiatives dedicated to the ‘European Green Leaf’ recognition which is awarded to Gabrovo for 2021. Striving towards ecological behavior and nature care, the festival met the green ideas and the successful ecological models which […]

  • Discover the beautiful Empordanet, a few steps from France

    Many of you spend your vacations on the Costa Brava, but did you know that just a few kilometers away, in the heart of the Girona region and a stone’s throw from the French border, is the Empordanet, formed by five small towns where you will be welcomed with open arms: La Bisbal d’Empordà, Forallac, […]

  • Interview with Petra Hedorfer, CEO of the German National Tourist Board

    Culture, nature, and innovation are the central elements at the core of Destination Germany  – and this is reflected in the tourism-related demand. These three elements convert Germany into a paradise for creative tourism, a kind of experiential tourism, promoted by the international organization Creative Tourism Network®.  “Creative Tourism is a kind of tourism which offers […]

  • 5 creative destinations to change the way you travel

    This year, for holidays, why not let yourself be tempted by creative tourism? Creative tourism is a growing concept that is radically transforming our travel habits. We no longer just look at or visit the tourist attractions of a city. Now we participate, we exchange to capture the authenticity of the destination through the creative […]

  • Saint-Jean-Port-Joli inaugurates Le Vivoir

    The official opening of Le Vivoir is scheduled for June 2019. Located in the heart of Saint-Jean-Port-Joli, LE VIVOIR promises an unparalleled place entirely dedicated to the arts and crafts of Quebec. The ground floor will be composed of artists’ studios open to the public, allowing the visitor an immersive experience in front of the […]

  • The Îles de la Madeleine: a model of creative tourism

    Since their nomination as a CreativeFriendlyDestination in 2018, the Îles de la Madeleine (Magdalen Islands) have cemented themselves as a model for creative tourism destinations worldwide. Caroline Couret, director of the CreativeTourismNetwork®, tells us more about their evolution. You’re just coming back from the Îles de la Madeleine, can you share your experience with us? […]

  • Let’s stop talking about tourism.

    What if we stopped talking about tourism? What if, instead, we started talking about curiosity, empathy, artistic passion, transformative experiences – in other words, going back to the very essence of travel, and get to know the Other as well as ourselves? Then, tourism would merely be the industry in charge of logistical issues and […]