Posts Tagged ‘tourism’
Meeting tourism was consolidated in basin due to the thrust of the Convention Bureau of the tourism Foundation of basin and the improvement of the communications of the city, world heritage. The fall season has begun with force in the province. October has been a month highlighted the celebration of seven conferences and professional meetings.The consolidation of this tourism responds to the bet the tourism Foundation in Cuenca by strengthening its offerings and promotional actions that contribute to the changing of tourism demand, that focuses on holiday periods.
The Convention Bureau of Foundation tourism of basin continues to work to consolidate this trend on the rise of meeting tourism. In November, the city has already hosted several activities such as the right national workshops to the independent life of the Roosevelt Association or the third national Congress of Presidents of squares of bulls. Upcoming dates celebration the 14th Congress of the Spanish Association of semiotics, organized by the new Faculty of journalism of the UCLM in the Campus of Cuenca. Looking ahead to 2012, already is contraband with the technical Office of various events. Read the rest of this entry »
88% Of British have in mind moving abroad in the next five years driven by the increase in the level of life of United Kingdom, the low price of housing in other countries and better job opportunities, according to a survey conducted by Skyscanner, the European travel portal.
Australia occupies first place in the ranking of the countries preferred by the British to begin a new life followed by Spain, who also is at the forefront as a holiday destination thanks to its wide range linked to the concept ‘Sun and Beach’. Read the rest of this entry »
Tourism thanks to the Internet opens new avenues. The best example is the latest idea that has been used to promote a small town of Teruel. Miravete of the Sierra, the town where nothing ever happens, a remote village of just 12 people to an advertising agency promoted through a website.
Upon entering the site, people have only 12 people where you feel “in the middle of nowhere”, the best place to find yourself. Christopher, one resident, invites you to visit the town with a virtual tour through the tour you can take pictures then you can download as wallpaper. Besides thematic channels have issued a television ad. The idea of this is to promote tourism in this small village, which has two lodgings.
The web does not end here, you have a presentation of all the inhabitants, and the opportunity to help buy toys replicas of neighbors or buy a tile for rehabilitating the church. Through it you can participate in the First Open to milk goats, an entertaining game in which if you neglect the goats you throw the cube.
Let’s change a little the third of which is the usual tone of the content in our articles to get behind the counter and briefly address the topic of work in tourism.
In these difficult times of crisis, where it is common to have trouble finding work if you are unemployed, one of thethe sectors where a significant amount of working people in this country and that is the engine of our economy is tourism . Hence, perhaps, with the slow but steady recovery, especially in the rest of Europe, we find a multitude of jobs in the tourism sector to face over the summer, the principal of the year.
Working in tourism is from temporary workers in the face of major bridges and vacations and holidays that are hired for restaurants, bars, entertainers, tour guides, etc, to less seasonal work as a travel agent, hotel staff, etc.
For some jobs do not need great skills, for others it may be useful for certification of tourism, or removed the official title of a tour guide in a particular region, and who knows, you may even end up working in the only UN organization that has its Headquartered in Spain, the UNWTO (World Tourism Organization) located in Madrid.
In any case, never is more than enough, in addition to being strong in language (especially English), training in specific courses in tourism and travel agents.
Since the schedule of tours and hotels, to car rental, tourism segment has many sides to exploit and turn it into a machine for making money.
To begin, we say that the business model of a travel agency (AV) is the marketing of tourist packages Through the services of different operators who pay a commission basis. The main players are:
. Hotels & Resorts
. Car Rentals
. Places of Entertainment and Entertainment
Additionally, the AV function as transmitters, receivers or radio receivers depending on the role that act at the time of direct passenger traffic. An AV station for example, is one that sends tourists to a destination other than the place where it is located, while the transmitter-receiver is one that can perform both functions by their ability and experience. Read the rest of this entry »