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The Czech Republic is hosting the 104th General Meeting of the European Travel Commission
15. 11. 2022

The Czech Republic is hosting the 104th General Meeting of the European Travel Commission

On November 15 and 16, the European Tourism Forum takes place in the Prague Congress Centre. It also includes a Board of Directors Meeting and the General Meeting of the European Travel Commission (ETC). It is mainly about the strategy to promote Europe as a tourist destination until 2030. Read more…

The Czech Republic was not missing at the World Travel Market 2022.
14. 11. 2022

The Czech Republic was not missing at the World Travel Market 2022.

5,000 world destinations and brands, 100 professional presentations, including the Czech National Exhibition or a workshop focused on the MICE sector. This is what this year's World Travel Market (WTM) looked like, which took place in London. The three-day event is one of the biggest in the field of European B2B meetings related to tourism. This year, the Czech Republic participated for the first time with the Traverse creator award. It was acquired by CzechTourism. According to creators of digital content about travelling, it is the best company to collaborate with in the travel industry. Read more…

There are more foreign tourists in the Czech Republic
10. 11. 2022

There are more foreign tourists in the Czech Republic

The tourist industry is back, almost at pre-Covid numbers. In the third quarter of this year, a total of 7.3 million tourists came to collective accommodation facilities (CAF) in the Czech Republic. Year-on-year, this means an increase of 11%. If we compare the situation with the condition before the covid-19 pandemic, i.e., with July, August and September 2019, it is a 97% attendance. This follows from the information on https://tourdata.cz/processed on the basis of data from the Czech Statistical Office. Read more…

Disabled people want to travel more. Barrier’s removal and necessary education is being worked on
7. 11. 2022

Disabled people want to travel more. Barrier’s removal and necessary education is being worked on

Get to know something new, get out of the stereotype and to relax. The most common reasons why disabled people travel. Surveys by the Czech Tourism Authority – CzechTourism found this out. The results apply to the deaf, wheelchair users and parents with strollers. Barriers that disabled and other people face when travelling are different. Removing obstacles and enabling disabled tourists to go on trips and longer stays is a common goal of the state, municipalities, academia and the private sector. A recent work meeting on barrier-free tourism dealt with this topic as well. Read more…

We are preparing the European Tourism Forum
4. 11. 2022

We are preparing the European Tourism Forum

In mid-November, the European Tourism Forum will take place at the Prague Congress Centre, which will include the General Assembly of the European Tourism Commission (ETC). Read more…

In addition to vouchers for accommodation, Bohemian Switzerland is supported by a charitable auction
3. 11. 2022

In addition to vouchers for accommodation, Bohemian Switzerland is supported by a charitable auction

Today, Thursday November 3, 2022, from 6:00 p.m., a charitable auction of prints on canvas will take place in aid for Bohemian Switzerland. 12 photographs donated by the authors to support the region are going to be sold. Read more…