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Residents of places that tourists like the most appreciate the benefits of tourism there
5. 10. 2022

Residents of places that tourists like the most appreciate the benefits of tourism there

Tourism is one of the important sources of income that would otherwise be missing in the place. 60% of residents from tourist-frequented areas think this. Most of them (90%) perceive tourism positively (32%) or neutrally (58%). They also say that it influences for the good interpersonal relationships and cultural and moral values. It follows from the analysis of the Institute of Tourism of the Czech Tourism Authority - CzechTourism. Read more…

Austrians want to travel more than before, among other things because of exploring new cities
26. 09. 2022

Austrians want to travel more than before, among other things because of exploring new cities

The inhabitants of Austria plan to travel abroad this year much more (66%) than last year (34%) and the one before (27%). They are attracted to holidays by the sea, city tourism or wellness stays. Not only this was said at the online export workshop of the Czech Tourism Authority - CzechTourism. It focused on the Austrian and Swiss markets. The next event, where information about consumers and travellers from abroad will be heard, is going to take place on October 5. It will cover the USA, Canada, UK and Ireland. Read more…

Spaniards and Latin Americans prefer a calm vacation with experiences
26. 08. 2022

Spaniards and Latin Americans prefer a calm vacation with experiences

Spanish people have started to travel a lot again. Same as Latin Americans, they find Prague, Český Krumlov, Karlovy Vary and Kutná Hora the most attractive here. This and other news about the Hispanic market was said at an online export workshop organized by the Czech Tourism Authority – CzechTourism. Next event focused on behavior of foreign consumers will take place on September 8, 2022 and will be dedicated to residents of Germany and Austria. Read more…

This autumn, bloggers and influencers from all over the world will come to Brno.
24. 08. 2022

This autumn, bloggers and influencers from all over the world will come to Brno.

The world online community will "take over" Brno in September. The 9th year of Traverse 22 conference will take place in the South Moravian metropolis from September 17 to 18, 2022. It is a respected event that aims to educate the online travel community across continents. 300 people aged 17 to 70, who´s second home is the world of tourist blogs and social networks, will also get to know the city, the region and the entire Czech Republic. Read more…

What does Bohemian Switzerland need now?
22. 08. 2022

What does Bohemian Switzerland need now?

CZK 307 million. Currently calculated losses in the tourism industry caused by a large-scale fire in Bohemian Switzerland. Every day they grow by another 5-10 million CZK. The state, regions, cities, municipalities, the destination agency, the academic sector and private entities are involved in the restoration. After immediate help, long-term projects and targeted support are crucial. They were the subject of workshop organized by the Czech Tourism Authority – CzechTourism in cooperation with the Destination and Development Agency Bohemian Switzerland. It was said that the aid is and will be directed to firefighters and fire prevention, to infrastructure including roads, the environment and local entrepreneurs. Every tenth person works in tourism in Czech Switzerland, the area brings 40% of tourism revenue in the Ústí Region. Read more…

Vote for the heroes of tourist industry
19. 08. 2022

Vote for the heroes of tourist industry

For the first time in its history, CzechTourism is announcing the Heroes of Tourism awards. By awarding the winners, the agency wants to point out the personalities and projects that help each area the most. Because tourism has been going through a very challenging period in connection with the coronavirus pandemic, this year's award is called COVID Avengers. Everyone can choose their tourism hero by voting online at this place. Read more…