Pictured on the Tourism Ireland stand at Saló Internacional del Turisme de Catalunya (SITC), Barcelona’s big holiday and travel show, is Fallon Clifford from Killarney Hotels Ltd (left), with Margarita Gruber from Dublin en Español and Pura Gimenez from Tourism Ireland.
SITC is the largest holiday and travel show in the Catalonia region of Spain, attracting over 215,000 visitors each year, including leading travel media, tour operators, travel agents, providers of EFL (learning English as a Foreign Language) and Business Tourism buyers, as well as many thousands of potential holidaymakers looking for ideas and suggestions for their next short break or holiday destination.
Spain is an important market for tourism to the island of Ireland and Tourism Ireland has an extensive promotional programme in place in Spain for 2010, highlighting the island of Ireland as a fantastic holiday destination. Tourism Ireland is placing significant emphasis on value for money, to drive home to Spanish consumers the message about the superb range of offers available right now around the island of Ireland.
Sinéad Grace, Tourism Ireland
t: 01 476 3493/ 087 685 9027