Getting To Know Lanzarote Spain
Learning about a vacation destination before a first visit is increasingly easy today, watching videos or visiting an exhibition or display about an island
like Lanzarote is useful for example to see which resort might suit your style of holiday best - but it is important to remember that some promotions are
just that - they are just selling a holiday and will highlight only the destination's positives.
Most tourist boards and organisations including Spain and her islands attend annual travel and tourism shows worldwide to showcase their holidays.
Apart from having brochures and flyers, many stands have videos and live presentations. Visitors also have the opportunity to talk to representatives
of the country. This allows them to get some of their questions answered direct.
Many top holiday spots use these exhibitions to sell the locations to possible visitors and most countries realise the importance of having a stand at a
Some major travel shows that provide a piece of the travel destination for visitors to sample are:
The Times Destination Travel Show in London Earls Court
International Travel & Tourism Mart
World Travel Market
Indian Travel & Tourism Mart
Maldives Hotel & Trade Exhibition
Many display areas include:
Stands with foods which allow visitors to the exhibition to see and even taste cuisine of the country or region.
Arts and crafts that are sometimes sold or given away as tokens.
The music of the country playing in the background.
Displays of cultural dances.
It is important to be aware that only the very best features of countries represented at these exhibitions will be on show. Despite this, the images and
items shown usually accurately reflect the offerings of the regions or countries.
Gran Canaria, one of the Canary Islands, is a premier holiday destination. Like other tourism organizations in the world, Gran Canaria's tourism board
displays the island's many amazing features at travel shows. One such event was The Times D