With 1500 registered participants, EMD 2019 has broken all previous records, including for the biggest ever exhibition, with 105 exhibitors. Walking around offers a glimpse into the exciting opportunities our seas offer – and that plenty of businesses are starting to grasp.
In 2017, European Union (EU) residents made nearly 1.3 billion trips with at least one overnight stay either in their home country or abroad. One out of every six of these trips (218 million) used the aeroplane as the main means of transport.
From the iconic UNESCO Burren and Cliffs of Moher Geopark to historic towns full of character, the county of Clare provides an exciting variety of activities and attractions all year round. The WiFi4EU voucher from the European Commission comes as a perfect complement to the County Council’s digital policies, aimed at connecting communities and improving tourism in the area.
How does COSME, the EU’s programme for the Competitiveness of SMEs, support the tourism sector? What are the ingredients that make a successful EU funded project?
These were the main topics discussed during the Showcase Conference on Tourism held on 19 March in Brussels.