HALKIDIKI, A FAMOUST DESTINATION FOR THE ITALIANS
A strong response was shown for Halkidiki by theItalians during the tourism exhibition “BIT 2014”. Halkidiki participates for many years in the exhibitions and now it seems that has achieved to be among the most recognizable holiday destinations. During the report the Director of Public Relations of the Tourist Organization Halkidiki Mr. George Mprountzas, awarded extended team of the magazine “MARCOPOLO” for the tribute in Halkidiki. The direction of the magazine and TV MARCOPOLO expressed their interest to continue their cooperation with the Tourist Organization Halkidiki in new projects for 2014-2015 .
Another important contact was made with the official newspaper of the travel agencies in Italy, Agenzia di Viaggi (1965). The owner and director of the newspaper, Cristina Ambrosini, interviewed Mr. Mprountzas and Loredana Rinaldi, owner of the Tour Operator Nessie Viaggi - Milano (taylor-made Grecia), which promotes Halkidiki as No1 Destination. Famous tourist magazines well known in the Italian market as Dove, Bell 'Europa & In Viaggio and Milano da Bere, had interesting conversations with executives of the Tourist Organization of Halkidiki and their proposals will be considered for future cooperation .
Also in a few days it is expected the official announcement of the Italian Tour Operator Aternum for the program “Calcidica On Line” with charter flights from central Italy - Pescara to Halkidiki. Finally, it was very important the contacts made with Tour Operators and offices of alternative tourism, mainly bicycles and moto clubs, for the organization of fam trips in Halkidiki.