Entries by Mike Black

Grape Harvest Festival – Sicily – 7th Sept

Gianfranco Maltese invites you to the best Sicilian Grape Harvest Festival, which takes place on the 7th September 2019. Wine, food, entertainment and so much more. For more information contact direct; www.tentamaltese.it az.maltese@mail.com +393202932202 www.newdestinationsnetwork.com

Sefton Community Markets launch Indoor Flea Market

Sefton Community Markets launch Indoor Flea Market Stuart Hamilton, Director of SCM declared the launch of a indoor Flea Market a great success. It does not only increase foot-fall to the lower floor of Bootle Strand Shopping Centre, but also privates goods and services that are not available to locals at present. It also gives […]

Wine and Dine Holidays in Italy collaborate with NDN

Discover, taste, remember! Food is the Italian passion, you know it! what the best way to discover a city or an unknown area by eating what the locals eat? We offer food market visits, farm visits and cooking courses to share with you the preparation of a deliciousItalian meal with fresh ingredients! You will learn […]

Marrakesh, Morocco

Marrakesh is a magical destination full of mystery, history, culture, style and spice! Words are not enough to describe this city, as it has to be seen, felt and experience for real.  It is also now the latest destination to be added to New Destinations Network. Any organisation who wants to get involved and be […]

Halkidiki, Greece – Athos, Kassandra & Sithonia

Halkidiki (Khalkidhiki) is a spectacular part of the northern Greek mainland. It contains every aspect you would desire to experience a typical Greek visit; Beaches, Food, Drink, Entertainment, Culture, History and great Customer Service. It has 3 (legs) peninsulas; Athos, Kassandra & Sithonia, which are actually totally different from each other, so it is like visiting 3 […]

Plovdiv 2019

Plovdiv, one of the oldest continually inhabited cities in the world, has been officially inaugurated as the European Capital of Culture for 2019 with a spectacular opening ceremony. Over 30,000 people gathered on the central city square to be part of this “We are all colours” event, which included 1,500 local and foreign artists. The […]

Emitt 2019 Istanbul, Turkey

31st January – 3rd February 2019 EMITT, the East Mediterranean International Travel and Tourism exhibition, is one of the top four tourism exhibitions worldwide. The event annually attracts over 54,000 industry professionals and tourists looking for new and exciting travel opportunities from destinations and travel service companies from across the globe. It has one of […]

GIVE BLOOD AT CHRISTMAS

Christmas is a busy time of the year when we all give gifts to each other, or more often nowadays, donations to charity instead!   Giving blood, is free, it takes 30 minutes of your time and you will probably get a coffee and biscuit, maybe even a mince pie too.   This Christmas, no matter where you are […]

FIJET – Croatia Awards

The annual FIJET Marco Polo Awards took place at Croatian Association of Journalists on December 13, 2018 The Travel Writing Awards “Marko Polo – famous travel writer” were held on 13th of December (Thursday), organised by FIJET Croatia (Fédération Internationale des Journalistes et Ecrivains du Tourisme) and co-organised by the Croatian Journalism Society’s Tourism Journalists […]

FIJET Congress 2018 – Thanking Atlas Voyages and partners

The FIJET Congress 2018 in Marrakesh, Morocco was a great success, so this is the opportunity to thank not only all its members, delegates and guests but the all the people behind the scenes too. The hotel staff, transport facilities, attractions, guides, etc! So a very big thanks goes out to Atlas Voyages and all their […]

Plovdiv 2019 – Two new destinations

After the retirement of the old and well worn Plovdiv 2019 T-Shirt, that travelled the world promoting the city and its ECCC 2019, its time for the new one to appear! Izmir, Turkey and Marrakesh, Morocco are not only the next to ‘New Destinations’ to appear on NDN, but they are also the latest two for Mike Black (Director […]

ITE HCMC 2019 – Hosted Buyer Applications Open

Opportunity to gain new contact and expand your business in Vietnam and Mekong sub-region at ITE HCMC 2019! ITE HCMC 2019 will be back from 5–7 September 2019 in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. It is a place where both international and regional buyers, suppliers, trade professionals and media partners from the tourism and travel […]

FIJET CONGRESS 2018 – Youth is the future

The FIJET Congress 2018 in Marrakesh, Morocco had all the usual regulars and delegates, but this year contained more young journalists (Bloggers & Social Media Experts) then ever before, as they met at the FIJET Academy in Izmir, Turkey and remained friends. They did not wait to be recognised or introduced as they did it […]

FIJET Congress 2018 and Romania 100th Anniversary

The FIJET Congress 2018 in Marrakesh, Morocco coincided with the Romanian 100th Year Anniversary of its Independence. This showed that the Romanian FIJET team were prepared to sacrifice celebrating it in their homelands to attend the Congress, which is admirable of them (although it was not actually officially recognised by the Congress, which is a shame). They […]

FIJET CONGRESS 2018 – Marrakesh – Tours and Visits

The FIJET Congress 2018 in Marrakesh, Morocco contained a tour of this magical city and a visit to Ourika Valley. This enabled all the delegates to see the two sides of the region, city and countryside. It also included sampling the excellent food and entertaining traditional music and dance. www.fijet.net www.pro.atlasvoyages.com www.newdestinationsnetwork.com

FIJET CONGRESS 2018 – Marrakesh, Morocco

The FIJET Congress 2018 took place in Marrakesh, Morocco, with over 200 members taking part in this prestigious annual event. The World Federation of Travel Journalists and Writers chose this amazing destination as it is not only a unique and spectacular region of the planet, but it is also positively trying to promote itself to global […]

IMT Plovdiv 2018 – THANK YOU PLOVDIV

IMT Plovdiv 2018 continues finished on a high with a great Gala Dinner, which turned out to be a ‘right good party’. The foreign and local delegates mixed with all the people who took part and made this event so successful. People representing the hotel, restaurants, attractions, venues, Plovdiv 2019, and Plovdiv Municipality etc. Vanko […]

IMT Plovdiv 2018 – Presentations, Meetings and Networking

IMT Plovdiv 2018 continues with presentations, meetings and networking. The main Forum and Presentations had speakers from National and Local Tourism organisations, plus Plovdiv 2019 too. It then moved onto B2B Meetings, which were a great opportunity for all to discuss partnerships and collaborations. This was followed by an enjoyable and interesting visit to the venue of […]

IMT 2018 Plovdiv

The 10th International Meeting of Tourism is held in Plovdiv, Bulgaria  between the 21st and 24th November 2018. It gathers Tourism professionals from throughout Europe to meet with each other and local organisations to promote each other and this great city. Another part of this event is updating the world on the progress of Plovdiv’s European City Capital of Culture 2019 […]

Limnos Island Fam Trip was a great and unique experience

After Helexpo Philoxenia 2018, Thessaloniki a group of Tourism Industry Professionals took part in a Fam Trip to one of the most interesting of all the Greek Islands – Limnos ‘the indescribable island’. Kostas Katenidis the most knowledgeable and experienced Tour Guide & Tourism Expert on Limnos organised and supervised the trip with great professionalism and hospitality skills. All […]