ECTAA, the European Vacation Agent and Tour Operator Association, recently referred to Greece as an illustration of a region that restored purchaser self-assurance and opened tourism up for enterprise in the midst of the coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic.
In a overview of the calendar year, referring to the losses of travel in 2020 owing to the pandemic, ECTAA highlighted that coordination and joint initiatives aimed at supporting the restart of journey and tourism are essential.
“As ECTAA Most popular Spot for 2020, the Greek Countrywide Tourism Corporation (GNTO) introduced an invaluable contribution to restore consumer self confidence and open tourism up for business enterprise,” the affiliation stated.
ECTAA additional that considering that June, Greek authorities and travel organisations have been speaking in a crystal clear way with the sector and customers and implementing strict overall health and security protocols.
“Thanks to effectively-shaped guidelines, Greece, regardless of all the troubles, has managed to properly welcome visitors,” ECTAA reported.
The affiliation also talked about that the GNTO this year received the “World’s Primary Vacationer Board” title at the Globe Travel Awards (WTA) 2020.
“The attribution of the World΄s Major Tourism Board 2020 title by the Globe Journey Awards is truthful reward for the good quality of the operate finished by Greece all through the last months and reflects the effective opening of Greece to tourism through the pandemic,” claimed ECTAA Secretary Normal Eric Drésin.
“ECTAA values the exceptional cooperation with the GNTO which has created it doable for our members to market Greece in the summer time,” he added.
ECTAA signifies some 70,000 travel brokers and tour operators in Europe, which offer consultancy and sell transport, lodging, leisure and other tourism providers as very well as combined products to leisure and business enterprise buyers.