New tourism strategy for Border region
Published: 21 Jul 2013 12:00
The 'Something for Everyone' brochure has been the brainchild of both the Border Regional Authority and the Irish Central Border Area Network (ICBAN). The two organisations came together to help promote one of this region's best assets, tourism. Both organisations felt that more needed to be done to promote tourism, as it has the potential to be a significant contributor for the regional economy and indeed for cross-border activities.
An inaugural meeting of Tourism Officers from 11 Councils on both sides of the border including Fermanagh was held at the beginning of 2013 to discuss how they could collectively promote tourism for the area. The Councils put forward their best attractions to feature within the brochure.
The 'Something for Everyone' brochure will be aimed at stimulating tourism business both from overseas visitors to the region and also to locals who are unaware of what neighbouring counties have to offer.
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