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  • Malta, meeting-point of new (and creative) tourism!

    What better place than Malta to meet after two years of a pandemic! … In the heart of the Mediterranean… where the spirit of travel was born millennia ago. The Mediterranean Tourism Forum has demonstrated that it is possible to be innovative by cultivating our roots. By recreating the links between the thousands of international […]

  • “Post-crisis (creative) tourism: death or resilience? … answer to Agadir

    Creative tourism was one of the solutions proposed at the International Colloquium “Post-crisis tourism: death or resilience? which took place on May 12 and 13 in Agadir, organized by the interdisciplinary doctoral school of Universiapolis – the International University of Agadir in Morocco in partnership with Al Rayyan International University / University of Derby, Doha, […]

  • Essaouira, first destination labeled Creative Friendly in Morocco and the African continent.

    On this Monday, May 16, Essaouira became the first CreativeFriendly labeled destination in Morocco and the African continent. The director of the Creative Tourism Network® (CTN), Caroline Couret, presented this distinction to the President of the Provincial Council of Tourism, Mr. Redwane Khanne, in the presence of Mr. Younes Dbibirha, Provincial Delegate of Tourism, Mrs. […]

  • Creative tourism and experiential training at Excelia La Rochelle

    Co-create creative tourism offers in order to attract new profiles of travelers to La Rochelle and Charente Maritime, this is what the students of the Bachelor Tourism & Hospitality of Excelia La Rochelle! Driven by Caroline Couret, CEO of the Creative Tourism Network® and expert in creative tourism, notably with the World Tourism Organization and […]

  • Boston awarded Best Creative Destination!

    The Capital of Massachusetts has been elected World Best Creative Destination by the jury of the 8th Creative Tourism Awards, composed of international experts in tourism marketing and creative economy, who took on the heavy task to select the winners among a total of 206 applications, from 26 countries. Created by the Creative Tourism Network® […]

  • Medellín, Best Strategy for Creative Tourism Development

    –Medellín was awarded Best Strategy for Creative Tourism Development, within the 8th Creative Tourism Awards,  granted by the CreativeTourismNetwork®, the official organization for creative tourism worldwide. In the eighth version of the award, Medellín is one of the five winners among a total of 206 candidates, from 26 countries, and received the highest recognition in […]

  • Barcelos: plan your creative stay!

      The Creative Tourism NetworkⓇis very proud to count the city of Barcelos (Portugal), among its CreativeFriendlyDestinations. Barcelos is also a CreativeCity of UNESCO.  The city proposes all year long a very rich program of cultural and creative activities. Here are just some of the ongoing and upcoming activities.    EXHIBITIONS & MORE AT TOURIST […]

  • Gabrovo represents Bulgaria at the Venice Homo Faber: Handmade for a More Human World

    Gabrovo – labeled CreativeFriendlyDestination of the CreativeTourismNetwork® – represents Bulgaria at the Venice Homo Faber: Handmade for a More Human World (10 April  – 1 May 2022). The event is an unprecedented cultural experience dedicated to contemporary art craftsmanship and the theme is “Living Treasures from Europe and Japan”. Preserving folk and craft traditions: The […]

  • Menorca bets on creative tourism and gastronomy

    Menorca already owns a huge potential to position itself as a creative tourism destination, and has now something more … an international award! The restaurant and gastronomic experiences portal of Menorca, Cómete Menorca has just received the award for the World Best Creative Experience,  awarded annually by the Creative Tourism Network®, the world organization that gathers […]

  • Essaouira, Awarded by the Creative Tourism Awards

    Creativity is part of Essaouira’s DNA! The city of creativity and tolerance has continuously received, throughout its history, as many distinctions as travelers in search of inspiration and human values. The Trophy for the Best Creative Hotel has just been awarded to Salut Maroc Boutique hotel! whose design, combining artisanal traditions and contemporary design, offers […]

  • La Bisbal d’Empordà becomes the first World Craft City in continental Europe

    We are very proud to announce that La Bisbal d’Empordà (Catalonia), which is, within Empordanet area, one of the labeled CreativeFriendlyDestination, has been distinguished as the first World Craft City in continental Europe, by the World Crafts Council Europe (WCC-E), and the fifth European city (the remaining four are located on the islands of Scotland, […]

  • Revealed the Winners of the 8th Edition of the Creative Tourism Awards!

    Created by the Creative Tourism Network®, these prestigious Awards aim to reward companies, projects, and destinations worldwide that foster creative tourism under all its forms and vehiculates its positive values. The international jury of the Creative Tourism Awards, composed of international experts in tourism marketing and creative economy, took on the heavy task to select […]