In an exclusive and intimate results-oriented business setting, CONFEC Blue 2018 will bring together top international agencies, corporate and incentive organisers to meet with international hotel chains, individual properties, unusual venues, convention bureaus, tourist boards and DMCs to participate in a series of one-on-one meetings over two dedicated business days.
On Wednesday 30th of May it will take place in the Costa Vasca room of Abando Hotel the delivery of the award Pen of Silver 2018.
Among the acts organized for the Fair of the Book of Bilbao, the delivery of this award is one of the most important appointments for the reading lovers.
The award will be given by Mrs. Nekane Alonso – Chairwoman of the Union of Publishers and the winning one in this edition will be Lorenzo Silva.
This week, from Wednesday the 18th to Saturday the 21st April, Aranzazu Hoteles has been in the new edition of M & I Forum in Algarve.
This forum of Meeting and Incentives is exclusively for professionals, where suppliers present their products and services in detail.
People who attend to this event are carefully selected by the organization for professional appointments and contacts were as productive as possible.
“VI. International Contest of Short Story Aste Nagusia 2017”
This new edition of the contest of short statement, it is of free topic but whose action must pass in the Bilbao´s Semana Grande.
The sending of the works is from 18th January to 28th February.
Bicay´s Red Cross has celebrated a day of strategic reflection with a group formed by 14 representatives of the Biscayan company. It is a question of a meeting that it seeks to realize a contrast on the management of the organization that allows to take decisions of competitive improvement in all his areas of intervention, using as tool the Model of Euskalit’s Advanced Management. The day has approached subject matters as the equality, the transparency, the voluntary work and the importance of the alliances, between otrasCruz Red Biscay has celebrated today a day of strategic reflection with a group formed by 14 representatives of the Biscayan company.
The day, celebrated today in the Hotel Abando.
New service of “Personal Assitant” for our guests.
We offer a wide range of plans and option to make your visit to Bilbao an unforgetable experience. We will be your “Personal Assistant” in the city, together we can develop a range of activities depending upon your interests and requirements. You will be provided with a part-time or full-time assistant who will facilitate your daily city life, escort you through the city’s museums and its best and most traditional restaurants. Our clients can choose to go shopping accomanied by a stylist or request that a selection of clothes be brought to your hotel room, request a massage, a hairdresser or even a personal trainer.
We are able to arrange anything you require via our website www.cristinapuente.es
Aránzazu Hotels attended the inauguration of the stand of Basque Country in the fair FITUR, in Madrid.
In words of Mr. Alfredo Retortillo, Counselor of Trade, Tourism and Consumption of the Basque Government: ” Basque Country grows and it does it in the good direction, with criteria of sustainability and balance, quality and own characteristics “.
As the Counselor explained, the Tourism has happened to be an authentic industry in the Basque Country and there is foreseen that in the year 2017 we have overcome 3,5 million visitors.
For the agenda of these days, we can highlight the delivery of the EDEN and SICTED awards as well as the presentation of the international events that will take place in Bilbao – Biscay this year 2018.
The 38th Edition of the international tourism fair, FITUR 2018, which takes place from 17 to 21 January 2018, will once again host the world tourism industry, with the most complete exhibition of proposals and destinations of enterprises, organizations and institutions around the world.
FITUR is a global meeting point for tourism professionals and the leading trade fair for inbound and outbound Ibero American markets.
Inside the Plan of Tourist Actions for International Promotion programmed for the year 2017, Basquetour – Basque Agency of Tourism has foreseen to celebrate, in collaboration with the OET of Munich, two Days of Promotion and in GERMANY. These cities have been chosen by their excellent flight connection by Bilbao. Stuttgart on October 25th and Munich on October 26th.
Some representatives of the mentioned organizations will attend the events: Mr Alfredo Retortillo – Counselor of Tourism, Trade and Consumption of the Basque Government, Ms Maider Echevarria – Director of Tourism of Basque Government, Mr Harkaitz Millán – The Director of Basquetour and Mr. Álvaro Blanco Volmer, The Director of the OET of Munich.
The program for the event is directed to tourism professional agents, and the destination presentation will have following actions:
– Workshop with the principal tourist Basque companies. Aránzazu Hotels will show the functionality of the Abando Hotel to the tourist agents and the luxury of the Hotel Carlton in Bilbao; the wide offer of leisure and business at Hotel San Sebastian and the charming Hotel Los Agustinos.
– Presentation of destination. The Director of Tourism of the Basque Government, Ms Maider Echevarría, will make a detailed presentation of the destination.
The event will finish with a cocktail with the main ingredients of the Basque gastronomy.
From the 26th to the 29th September is taking place in Paris the IFTM-TOP RESA fair, one of the most important ones in Europe for the MICE sector.
For its 39th edition, IFTM Top Resa will gather all players of the tourism industry from 26th to 29th September 2017, in Paris – Parc des Expositions, Porte de Versailles, Hall 1. IFTM Top Resa is 31,000 professional visitors more than 1,600 brands. The fair offers a multi-target proposition with dedicated visitor programmes suitable for each segment: Leisure, Business, Mice.
At the heart of Paris, the world capital of tourism, this complementarity makes it possible to combine French and worldwide tourism offers in one unique venue.
Aránzazu Hoteles will be there, on behalf of Diputación Foral de Bizkaia.