October 16, 2020 – Nice information for Dubrovnik, which has been confirmed to host the Asta Vacation spot Expo 2020 on the beforehand agreed dates, from December three to six, 2020, on the Valamar Lacroma Lodge.
HRTurizam experiences that the convention will probably be held on a barely smaller scale to adjust to all measures of the Nationwide Headquarters and keep the protection of tourists and hosts. About 150 American brokers and advisers are anticipated, which is a particularly nice success within the present disaster and restrictions on flights from the US to Croatia.
Asta is the biggest affiliation of journey brokers globally, with over 12,000 journey brokers in the US alone, they usually have a significant impression on journey developments. Asta “Vacation spot Expo” is a convention held yearly exterior the US to advertise the host nation, and this 12 months it’s Croatia.
On the assembly attended by the Metropolis of Dubrovnik, the Dubrovnik Vacationer Board, Asta, Amcro Journey, Lodge Valamar Lacroma, Elite Journey, and HIT Dalmatia agreed that the Asta convention is a very powerful step for tourism due to the COVID-19 disaster and that sustaining it’s an optimistic and powerful message to the complete journey trade.
The Asta Vacation spot Expo 2020 convention is a novel alternative to advertise Dubrovnik and Croatia, and internet hosting about 150 American tourism specialists in Dubrovnik, who will negotiate offers straight with Croatian tourism service suppliers at B2B conferences, will definitely make this convention a very powerful tourism occasion for Croatian tourism in 2020.
Croatian journey businesses, resorts, and different tourism service suppliers have proven nice curiosity in exhibiting at Commerce exhibits, and B2B conferences as a part of the Asya convention, and US brokers will keep in Croatia for a median of 7-10 days, touring by way of different elements of the nation earlier than and after the convention. Croatia was additionally named “Worldwide Vacation spot of the 12 months 2020” on the annual ASTA International Reside conference. This can be a prestigious award given by the Affiliation of American Specialists in Tourism ASTA, which is invaluable for Croatia’s promotion.
The American market is the second most essential marketplace for Dubrovnik after the British market. Final 12 months, 159,146 American vacationers stayed in Dubrovnik (16% greater than in 2018), and 442,256 in a single day stays had been realized (15% greater than in 2018).