All posts tagged "World Travel Market 2012"

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    First-ever LGBT Online Training for Travel Agents

    Visit Helsinki, and Tourismus & Congress Frankfurt have become the first destination tourism offices to develop targeted training specifically for travel agents and tour operators aimed at increasing lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) visitors to their cities. The deals were struck at World Travel Market 2012 where Visit Helsinki was one...

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    WTM Visitor Numbers Up 4% for First Three Days

    The first three days of World Travel Market 2012 in London experienced an impressive visitor increase of 4%. Monday 5th to Wednesday 7th November saw 38,735 visitors walk through the doors of ExCeL London to attend WTM, according to unaudited figures. This compares to 37,331 across the first three days of WTM 2011....

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    WTM 2012 Welcomes 157 New Exhibitors

    Are you going to World Travel Market next week? Then look out for a total of 157 new exhibitors at the event. Tourist boards, technology companies, hotel chains, attractions and tour operators are all hosting their own stands for the first time from 5th – 8th November at ExCeL in London. Europe...

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    New App for WTM 2012

    World Travel Market has launched a new 2012 mobile App, available now to download to all major smartphones. The App is an ideal accessory for all WTM participants before during and after the event, helping visitors and exhibitors to plan their time at WTM 2012. A key new feature is the ability...

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    WTM 2012 Hosts World First by Palladium Hotel Group

    World Travel Market is showcasing a world first with Palladium Hotel Group’s innovative biometric and Facebook initiatives throughout the event (from Monday 5th – Thursday 8th November 2012 at ExCeL in London). Palladium Hotel Group has become the first hotel group worldwide to offer Paytouch, which allows visitors to its Ushuaïa Ibiza...

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    World War 1 Centenary Promotion at WTM

    Flanders, the northern region of Belgium, is promoting the 100th anniversary of the Great War at World Travel Market 2012 with the aim of attracting up to two million tourists in four years. The fields of Flanders, particularly around the town of Ypres, were the key battleground fought over by the Allies and...