ETOA City Fair welcomes range of European gems

SOME 160 tourism bodies and agencies presented at the European tourism showcase, City Fair, which took place at the London Hilton Metropole on 20th June.

  

The event was organised by the European Tour Operators Association (ETOA) in partnership with European Cities Marketing and drew some 300 buyers from across the Continent.

As well as around 50 city bodies, interesting attendees included the Historic Highlights of Germany, a group of 13 German cities who have teamed up to market their offer, Cool Cities, a collective of four cosmopolitan destinations in northern Spain – A Coruña, Avilés, Gijón and San Sebastián, and the French equivalent of English Heritage, Centres des Monuments Nationaux, which has 100 historic properties around France.