As every year, the Creative Tourism Network® promoted its members’ destinations in Fitur Madrid (January 17th-21st).

In this occasion, journalists and tour operators demosntrated a growing interest for this new generation of cultural tourism.

Institutions as the UNWTO and his new Secretary General, Mr. Zurab Pololikashvili also renewed their bet for the creative tourism which will lead to coming actions within the 2018-European Year of Cultural Heritage.

Th Ministers participating to th Iberoamerican Minister Summit (CIMET), also recognized the creative tourism as a new way to fit wih the new demand of the travelers while creating a value chain for the territories in terms of communities’ empowerment, capacity building, heritage recovery and governance.

New destinations and projects will be revealed shortly.

One of which we are very proud, is the agreement between the Creative Tourism Network® and The Phoenicians’ Route, a Cultural Route of Council of Europe – to create synergies and develop common actions which benefits to our respective members as well as to the cultural tourism sector, in terms of engeneering, capacity building, best practices and promotion.

Further details coming, stay tuned!