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    THE BEST GERMAN CREATIVE DESTINATION IS…

    The winners of the Best German Creative Destination Award have been announced! The international jury of experts in tourism marketing and creative economics had the difficult task of selecting the winners from the great diversity of destinations that applied from all over Germany. The main criteria were the use of creativity to design authentic experiences, the diversification of […]

  • BEST ITALIAN CREATIVE DESTINATION

    THE BEST ITALIAN CREATIVE DESTINATION IS…

    The winners of the Best Italian Creative Destination Awards have been announced! Created by the international organization Creative Tourism Network®, these awards aim to reward Italian destinations that bet on creative tourism. Creative tourism guarantees a sustainable tourism model that responds to the new demand of travelers, looking for authentic and creative experiences, while generating a value chain […]

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    Open Call: Best Creative German Destination

    Germany is culture, diversity, and innovation! Three elements that convert it into a paradise for creative tourism, a kind of experiential tourism, internationally promoted by the Creative Tourism Network®. However, Germany still does not count with any labeled Creative Friendly Destination. This certification, issued by Creative Tourism Network® rewards the quality and adequacy of the creative […]

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    Open call: AWARDS “Best Creative & Accessible Tourist Experience”

    Within the frame of 2021, declared International Year of Creative Economy for Sustainable Development by the United Nations, the Creative Tourism Network® has launched a call to reward the “Best Creative & Accessible Tourist Experience”. Tourist and creative experiences around the world are invited to apply for this Award, whose deadline is April 12th.  Application is free […]

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    Open call: We are looking for the Best Italian Creative Destination! – Extended Deadline

    Italy is culture, emotions, and diversity! Three elements that convert it into a paradise for creative tourism, a kind of experiential tourism, internationally promoted by the Creative Tourism Network®.  However, Italy still does not count with any labeled Creative Friendly Destination. This certification, issued by Creative Tourism Network® awards the quality and adequacy of the creative tourism experiences […]

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    CREATIVE TOURISM AWARDS: Winners revealed

    The winners of the 7th edition of the Creative Tourism Awards have just been revealed. Created by the World Creative Tourism Network®, these Prizes aim to reward projects and destinations around the world, that are committed to this virtuous tourism. In the wake of new economies, creative tourism offers a sustainable model of tourism that […]

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    Creative tourism is coming to the Caribbean

    The adaptability of creative tourism to all types of environments is well established, and what is more along these recent months of crisis during which it has been offering itself as a solution to a good number of destinations, around the world, wishing to meet the expectations of local tourists in search of unique experiences. […]

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    Support campaign for destinations willing to apply for CreativeFriendly label

    Be they your destination a village, a metropolis, a region, or an island, this is your opportunity to reinvent your tourist model and position it internationally. Because of the paradigm shift and seizing the synergies generated by 2021, declared International Year of Creative Economy for Sustainable Development by United Nations, the CreativeTourismNetwork® supports destinations of all […]

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    Extended Deadline and updates: Creative Tourism Awards 2020

    The registration period to participate in the Creative Tourism Awards 2020 is open. The deadline is January 5th, 2021. Created by the Creative Tourism Network®, world reference body for the Promotion of Creative Tourism, the CREATIVE TOURISM AWARDS are designed to reward organizations, projects, and destinations from over the world, that demonstrate a true commitment […]

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    The Creative Tourism Network® will dedicate the World Tourism Day, to Creative Tourism and Staycation

    Tourism is certainly one of the sectors most affected by the pandemic. However, beyond the disparities, international destinations and experts agree on the fact that, despite the uncertainties, its reactivation will operate in all parts of the world in the form of local tourism, also known as staycation. To (Re)discover your region can be exciting […]

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    Barcelos supporting handicrafts through creative tourism during the pandemic

    The Municipality of Barcelos has been supporting the handicraft – one of the identity factors that most contribute to the international recognition and distinction in the field of pop art and creative tourism (Creative City of UNESCO, Creative Friendly Destination and Sustainable Tourism European Award). Handicraft and its creative community are, to Barcelos, a differential […]

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    100 scholars participate in the School of Creative Tourism of Lake Llanquihue

    100 scholarships, connected from Puerto Varas, Frutillar, Puerto Octay, and Llanquihue, participated in the opening day of the School of Entrepreneurship in Creative Tourism. Rodrigo Carrasco, director of Corfo Los Lagos, stated that “a concrete way to make the economy more sustainable is to incorporate creativity. This integrated territorial program seeks to promote the Llanquihue […]