This week, from 22 to 26 January 2020, is being held at the FITUR Madrid Fair, the great international tourism event organized by IFEMA and, as every year, Aránzazu Hoteles has come to this inescapable event. He has been to Stand 9C of Pavilion 9 of the Basque Country Tourism.
This year marks the 40th Anniversary of the Fair. Sustainability, technology and specialization have remained the main axes of FITUR, to which the momentum of actions aimed at growing in professionalism, representativeness and internationality has been added and, therefore, to overcome the results obtained in the last edition, which brought together more than 11,000 exhibiting companies from 160 countries, and 253,000 participants.
Aránzazu Hoteles participated this week in a Day of Promotion and Marketing of Bilbao Bizkaia in Dublin, in collaboration with the Spanish Tourist Office in Dublin.
The event was divided into two parts, first, there was an official destination presentation for all attendees and subsequently a workshop was held for tour operators and tour agents of the city and surroundings.
The direct route from Bilbao to Dublin with the company Aer Lingus makes the connection between the two cities two hours.
The closing of the event was accompanied by a cocktail dinner with the best gastronomic products of our land.
Yesterday morning at the Abando Hotel, the 49th Bilbao Book Fair was presented.
At the press conference held, the writer and poet Luís García Montero was awarded the Pluma de Plata Award for his writing.
This book fair will stand out, in comparison to previous years, because there will be more women writes, especially young women. More books will be presented in Basque, promoting reading in Basque, booksellers and local writers.
Activities will be held, exhibitions and meetings for writers and their readers. The book fair will consist of 55 stands, and will open on May 30th at 12:00 p.m., and will end on June 9th. The schedule everyday will be from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. and from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
One more year, Aránzazu Hotels will participate in the IMEX Fair in Frankfurt that will take place on May 20th, 21st and 22nd. Meeting leader in Europe for the main MICE tourism companies, this year the fair will have more than 3,500 exhibitors.
Aránzazu Hoteles will be sharing booth with the spanish companies (E300), mainly with the Convention Bureaus of San Sebastián and Bilbao.
On April 23, on the occasion of the celebration of the Day of the Book, a reading of Don Quixote was made in the lobby of the Hotel Abando, in which the Mayor of Bilbao participated among others.
More than fifty people gathered to read the book uninterrupted throughout the day.
This week, from Wednesday the 24rd to Saturday the 27th April, Aranzazu Hoteles has been in the new edition of M & I Forum in Benidorm.
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.
The Hotel Abando reinforces his bet for the preservation of the Environment offering a point to his guests to recharge an electrical car. The Electrolinera, which already has been used in several occasions, is in the garage of the Hotel Abando.
Abando Hotel offers a new service of Bicycles Rental for his guests on behalf of RestBike.
The bicycles are exposed in the lobby of the hotel, and it is so simple as to ask in the reception where they will inform you about the rates. Then it´s only necessary to fill a card before receiving the key.
Aránzazu Hotels has attended on Thursday the 17th of January the Training Day organized by the Basque Association of Professional Organizing Companies of congresses and events like members of the Basque Association of OPCs. It took place from 09:00 to 13:00h in the Bizkaia Aretoa (Bilbao).
This practical day, with specific solutions, was aimed at companies and entities related to the organization of events.
From the 27th to the 29th November, it takes place in Barcelona IBTM World which brings together more than 15,500 professionals from the conference sector. It is a meeting point for those responsible for the incentives and events sector who wish to embark on global business projects.
An ideal opportunity to establish new contacts in different networking events as well as to learn in its innovative seminars, workshops and sessions.