The management of tourist destinations, In light of the high tourist flows received by the Greece is the great challenge of the tourism industry. From the step of the annual conference of the Association of Greek Tourism Enterprises on “Redefining Realities: #someReactDifferent”, President Yiannis Retsos association reiterated……. "Narrative to bring more tourists is over". Greece is on 15 with 20 leading countries in the world and the big challenge for the industry is maturing and how it will continue to offer high quality experiences Greece, without losing the model sun and sea which over the years attracted and continues to be the strongest asset of Greece.
Mr.. Retsos pointed to need enrichment of the offered tourist country portfolio with new products that will attract new visitors. Gastronomy, culture etc.. It is the culmination of tourism products that will enhance the link visitors with the local residents of destinations. Indeed, in line with recent research anedeichthi, that guests of Greece seeking contact with the Greek, as something special to the experience that they want to live in our country.
The tourism industry in Greece must now take risks, create new products and become more aggressive surpassing the passive psychology times of crisis, noted Mr.. Retsos and focusing on cessation of Thomas Cook jobs, επισήμανε ότι η παγκοσμιοποίηση δεν ευνοεί την ύπαρξη “σταθερών” και όλα είναι ρευστά. However Addressing industry entrepreneurs reported, that It is not a solution to detox from the big players in the tourism industry. He advised them to focus on how to enhance sales channels with new ways to attract customers. "The new data for the tourism sector is to play attack and not defense", said Mr. features. Retsos.
With,Regarding the conference, the Paul Papadimitriou, founder Intelligencr, expert on future strategies, focused inter alia on the current trends of the industry that are reshaping the supply and demand of tourism services. For example what,what was regarded as a unique experience before 20 years, Now it is a fact. Modern travelers are now based in themselves… and on their mobile, as,Regarding the way in which they organize their holidays.
Now in the global tourism board, calculated in 2,5 billion. the middle class Indians and Chinese who travel. At the same time changing the human geography of global tourists. The population is aging and at the same time young people traveling is increasing. also, should not escape the attention of those that shape tourism products that The majority of travelers choose to visit cities. There are the centers of decision and social networks, says Paul Papadimitriou.
In any case build a tourism brand, as emphasized, ia must να ληφθεί υπόψη και η “value” που πρεσβεύει για τον υποψήφιο επισκέπτη. Japan for example the visit every year 38 million tourists, because they want to experience the culture, culture etc.. the country of the rising sun.
In a statement by Steve Vranakis, Greek diaspora with career as head of the creative workshop (Creative Lab) Google's in Europe, Middle East and Africa, He reported the choice to abandon this position in order to offer its services in Greece as chief creative (Chief Creative Officer) the Presidency of the Government. As he will do everything to succeed in his new duties, stating at the same time excited to return to Greece.
Born in Vancouver, Canada originally from Sfakia, Steve Vranakis, He stressed that it will encourage other young people who have left Greece to return home. "If we can do something about Greece, should do, "he said.