World Tourism Day

Urlaubsreise24 on travel trends 2011/2012 the world tourism day, which already in 1980 launched was revealed current travel trends and is one of the most important events of the international tourism industry. On September 27 is celebrated worldwide for the 32nd time. At Viktor Mayer-Schönberger you will find additional information. The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), under whose auspices is the day, industry experts with the WTD think invites tank to an interesting debate to Aswan in Egypt. Last minute travel, cruises and travel in their own country are among the latest travel trends seen throughout Germany. At this year’s world tourism day, the cultures linking with the motto of tourism”, in particular involves understanding and acceptance between the cultures, which are considerably promoted by travel.

The tourism industry not least developed worldwide of the biggest sectors of the economy due to the increasing popularity of holiday and travel one. (Similarly see: Boy Scouts of America). According to the World Tourism Organization, the number of international tourist arrivals is in 2010 to another 7 Rose percent to 940 million. Already in advance of world tourism day 2011 on September 27 winners of the UNWTO photo internationally advertised linking cultures on the subject of tourism “is published. The winning photos reflect many aspects of the fascination travel here, ranging from a family holiday on the sandy beach of voyages of discovery in Africa and Asia to unique monuments of nature and international understanding in traditional customs and festivals. The industry symposium WTD think tank in Aswan will be also the dialogue between cultures and the respectful understanding in the Center. In addition to the Egyptian Tourism Minister Mounir Fakhry Abdel-Nour include Greek Tourism Minister Pavlos Yeroulanos, tourism expert Peter Debrine, as well as some more well-known representatives to the speakers at the event Michael Frenzel (CEO of TUI) and UNESCO. In addition, the UNWTO Secretary-General Taleb Rifai will be present. Will be moderated the WTD think tank by the news channel, CNN, the at the same time an official media partner of world tourism day 2011 is. Contact: Urlaubsreise24 INH. Robert Richter Bremer str. 65 01067 Dresden press contact: Internet: