The Polish Tourism Organisation recently organised a trip to the capital of the Małopolska region for influential French journalists. The invitation was connected with the launch of a new flight from Paris to Kraków by France’s Transavia airline.
The Polish Tourism Organisation participated in workshops organised between 27 and 28 October by PATA Denmark. The event took place in two of Denmark’s largest cities, Aarhus in Jutland, and the capital, Copenhagen.
At the end of October, representatives of the Trip.com Group came to Poland: President and co-founder, James Liang, and General Manager of Destination Marketing, Amanda Wang. The guests from China were met by Marcin Różycki, Vice President of POT and Artur Pielaszek, Deputy Marketing Director.
After a year-long break caused by the pandemic, one of the world’s largest trade fairs, the World Travel Market in London, has returned in person. As is already the custom, the Polish Tourism Organisation prepared a large and attractive national stand, showcasing 14 exhibitors as well as cities and regions.
Krakow was awarded the title “City of the Year 2021” in the Belgian Tourist Award competition. Belgian voters made their choice online. This is already the second time in a row when the capital of Małopolska has won this distinction.
During the gala ceremony held at the Polish Embassy in Paris, concluding the ICCA Congress, it was announced that Kraków had been elected to host the 61st ICCA Congress in 2022! Winning the honour of hosting the International Congress and Convention Association is a huge success not only for the city of Kraków but also the entire Poland.
For the first time since the pandemic-related restrictions, Copenhagen saw The Quality Fair held in the traditional formula. The Polish Tourism Organisation was there to promote large cities, coastal attractions and mountain leisure, among other things.
The Golf Club Grand Ducal became the venue for a special event on 16 October: the tournament of the Polish Ambassador’s Cup in Luxembourg. The occasion for the event was the 100th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between the Republic of Poland and the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg. The tournament was organised by the Polish Embassy, with the Polish Tourism Organisation and LOT Polish Airlines partnering.
At the invitation of the Polish Tourism Organisation, eight travel agents affiliated with The Travel Club visited the region of Pomorze at the end of September. The Pomorska Regional Tourism Organisation was a partner of the project.