World Travel Market – London

The World Travel Market being held in London between the 2-5th November 2015 is the best of its kind and bring together everyone who is everyone in the Tourism Industry, plus many other sectors too.

Whether you get a stand, attend as a professional within the industry or just to get information on your next holiday, it is a great couple of days!

If you intend to stay, you better get your accommodation booked as everywhere within miles around the Excel Arena London will be sold out.

If you want to arrange meetings, start to contact people now, as the appointments calendar for most people get filled very fast.

New Destination Network staff are attending and we already have 50% of our time allocated to meetings already.

Be there or be very square!!!!

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Plovdiv – Together for the children – 5th Sept 2015

Plovdiv together for the children
Its been one year since we were nominated for European Capital of culture. One year since we took the big challenge . We dedicate this to the kids.
On 5th of September Plovdiv 2019 #together with various partners is organizing numerous workshops and interactive entertainment for kids and their parents. The programe consists of activities from games trough street drawings with chalks, henna and eco materials. There will be music, Puppet Theater, capoeira and more.
Start 10 am till 6 pm
Plovdiv, Tzar Simeon Gardens

Tela, Honduras – Only place to be seen in February 2016

MUSICXWELLNESS – Tela Bay Therapy Festival

Indura Beach and Golf Resort in Honduras, Central America.

What are you doing between the 12th and 14th February 2016? No matter what it is, don’t do it and come to Tela. Do you like white beaches, music, therapy’s, chilling, dancing, sunshine, drinking, training, eating, site seeing or even golf, then if you are anywhere else in the world but here, you are in the place.

What do you mean: your getting married, its your anniversary, its your annual holiday, your going away with your friends, your taking your partner away for a romantic weekend, your planning to propose,   WELL DO IT IN TELA!!!!

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Plovdiv – 130 Years Anniversary of Bulgarian Unification Celebrations

130 years from the Unification of Bulgaria

6th Septmeber 2015

9:30-11:00am – marathon from Saedinenie (city near Plovdiv) to Plovdiv. 40 years since the first 6th of September marathon.

10:00am – a mass in the Saint Virgin Marry church.

12:30pm – Concert of the brass-band of Plovdiv at sq. „Stefan Stambolov” (in front of the city hall).

5:00pm – “Big Band Plovdiv” cornet at the “Stefan Stambolov” square.

7:00pm – Reenactment of the Unification of Bulgaria – in front of the Military club.

7:30pm – Opening of a gallery exposition dedicated to the unification

8:30 and 9:30 – official celebration of the unification, done at the Unification square, with fireworks, prime minister, president, etc.

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ARTtide International Culture Products Exchange in Gabrovo, Bulgaria.

The ARTtide International Culture Products Exchange

September 8, 2015 /Tuesday/

Vazrazhdane Public Hall

13.00 – 13.30                  Registration of the exhibitors

13.30 – 14.00                  Official opening

14.00 – 17.00                  Chronology of Success – presentation panel

/focus – successful and sustainable business culture models/

The Transformation of Bilbao /Spain/

Nedko Solakov, artist



MAK Hotel

18.00 – 19.30                  В2В  /business to business/ –  dealings & contracts

20.00                              Business cocktail



September 9, 2015 /Wednesday/

Vazrazhdane Public Hall


9.30 – 10.00                    Registration of the exhibitors

10.00 – 13.00                               For Common Persons and Uncommon  Art , and vice versa  – presentation panel

                 /focus – how to create universal cultural products – the unordinary people who transform ordinary objects into art.  For the approach to different

                 publics. Presentations by exhibitors and the Exchange products/

13.00 – 14.00                  Lunch

14.00 – 17.00                               How To Put Culture Side By Side With Arms, Drugs and Medicines  – presentation panel

                  /focus – potential for development; how to be more profitable; analytically and artistically for today market and tomorrow possibilities/


                 Stefan Kitanov

                 Plamen Dzhurov

                 Georgi Lozanov

                 Georg Kraev

MAK Hotel

18.00 – 19.30                   В2В  /business to business/ – dealings & contracts



September 10 2015 /Thursday/

Vazrazhdane Public Hall


9.30 – 10.00                       Registration of the exhibitors

10.00 – 13.00                     Debuts/Debates  – presentation panel

                    /focus – premieres and debuts, new ideas and projects which seek for   partners and support; funding options/

13.00 – 14.00                     Closing the ARTtide International Culture Products Exchange

14.00 – 17.00                     Gabrovo sightseeing


The interactive exhibiting of culture products will last nonstop 10 a.m. till 6 p.m. during the three days of the Exchange

Additional program – street and scenic events, exhibitions, art ateliers, etc.

For more information contact –

Plovdiv International Tourism Meeting

Between the 25th and 28th November 2015 the 7th International Meeting of Tourism will be held in Plovdiv, Bulgaria (City of the Capital of Culture 2019).

This event is arranged by The Municipality Of Plovdiv and their partners, who want to show the world what an amazing city they have, but also it enable businesses to network with each other during the event.

The Event starts with an evening cocktail reception, enabling all the organisers and companies attending to get to know each other, in an inform environment.

The following day is the official opening of the event and presentations by a number of dignitary’s and the hosts themselves.

This is followed the opportunity to have Business To Business Meetings with all the Companies and Businesses present and is a fantastic way to create partnership from around the world.

This is then followed by a tour of the ancient city of Plovdiv, with breath taking views of the Roman Sites and Ottoman Architecture. Later in the evening everyone attending with have dinner and again have the opportunity to network and make new friends.

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The following day there is the opportunity to visit a number of the local Hotels, so all people taking part can see the excellent varied and quality of the accommodation available in the city. This is followed by The Young Wine Parade in the Old Town, which is the introduction of the new crop of wines and an opportunity to taste them, as well as local food.

Later that evening there is the formal Gala Dinner, with local food, wine and traditional dancing. For the more sociable ones, there is then the opportunity to continue the evening and enjoy the nightlife in the city.

The following day participants can return home or stay with the party and visit two Monastery’s outside of the city Plovdiv and then have dinner in the evening.

The following day all participants will return home.

This event has been a great success on every occasion and it is growing after each one.

For more information or to take part contact Stoyan Ivanov on


Amsterdam – Festive seasons gets underway

With the opening of the Keukenhof and the start of the festival season, Amsterdam is gearing up for the summer. Besides encouraging you to see the tulips bloom or visit one of the 300 festivals that Amsterdam hosts annually, we like to tell you about new developments within the region. For example, in mid-2015 Experience Volendamopens its doors. An interactive, three-dimensional journey that takes you back to the year 1916, allowing visitors to experience historic Volendam as though they are really there.

Check out our new media bank with beautiful images of the Amsterdam Metropolitan Area, free to use.

For more travel trade information please check out our new Amsterdam Travel Trade Manual online or to order your free copy.