Greek tourism operators will offer extensive promotional activities at the fair for all who wish to spend dream-like holidays in Greece.
Greece will break new grounds by gathering all its regions under one roof and prepare for a comprehensive introduction at East Mediterranean International Tourism and Travel Exhibition EMITT, to be held for the 18th time at TÜYAP Fairgrounds from January 30 to February 2, 2014. Consistent with the annual increase in the number of tourists who visit Greece from Turkey, our neighbor tourism agencies aim to attract even a larger number of Turkish tourists to their country through extravagant introduction schemes this year.
A gigantic stand for Greece
Mr. Panayiotis Miritzis, Chairman of the event organizers’ Aegean Communication S.A., said the following regarding the idea of uniting Greece under one roof for the fair. “Stands of various Greek institutions and agencies, basically scattered throughout TÜYAP Exhibition Center, has been Greece’s method of participation at EMITT to date. We, as Aegean Communication S.A., chose to gather all Greek tourism agencies participating under one roof for this reason and reserved a collective 660-meter square space this year. As Aegean Communication S.A., we have most successfully organized and supervised all client stands at all EMITT and other Turkish exhibitions in recent years. We were further chosen as ‘the Most Visited Stand’ at EMITT 2012, as well as ‘The Best Stand’ at EMITT 2013.”
Mr. Miritzis, indicating that many tourism agencies from Thessaloniki, Northern and Southern Aegean, the Peloponnese, Southern Macedonia in addition to those throughout all regions of Greece will be at the Greek stand, also reassures that all booths will be represented by top notch professionals in both the tourism as well as the housing industries. Miritzis further reveals that additional special events as well as surprises will await all visitors to the Greek stands this year and especially recommends the Greek pavilion to culinary connoisseurs.
For a dream like vacation
Aegean Communication S.A. Commercial Business Director and Stand Coordinator Nikos Grivas meanwhile points out that although the activities planned for EMITT 2014 will be quite difficult to achieve due to their intensity this year considering that municipalities of both mainland Greece and the Aegean islands will be represented, reassures that they will nevertheless offer diverse and vital information to all visitors.
Grivas, touching upon how Greece is a vacation-lovers country all year round with infrastructural advancements in all fronts, highlights that it is additionally a country that blends all factors as the sun, gastronomy and cultural tourism together, in addition to preserving rare natural wonders of the world. Grivas, indicating that Greece is a tourist paradise addressing visitors from all economic backgrounds, concludes by saying that it would be wonderful to see Turks who seek to have a dream-like vacation in his country.
Another EMITT dream fulfilled
Greece will always be a leading tourism destination in the world due to its professional tourism approach, hospitable and friendly citizens and unique natural, cultural and historical significance, expresses Ekin Fair Director Hacer Aydın, adding that Greece will once again be the talk of this year’s EMITT Exhibition, the organization that has reached a tourism industry crossroads due to annual new exhibitor and visitor records. Continuing that Greek participants’ realization of their ‘Greece’ under one roof dream for the first time this year, Aydın confirms that Greek tour operators, hotels and tourism headquarters’ combined participation will expand joint efforts with Turkish tourism agencies and contribute greatly to the opening of new destinations for both countries.