Discover Dominica Authority News Update for the week ending Friday June 22, 2012

first_imgLocalNews Discover Dominica Authority News Update for the week ending Friday June 22, 2012 by: – June 22, 2012 Sharing is caring! Tweet ***Discover Dominica Authority facilitates Tradibelle visit to Martinique***The Tradibelle Cultural Group will participate in a Bele workshop in Martinique from June 18 – 23, 2012. The six member team was invited to Martinique by the Sainte Marie Tourism and Culture Office. The activity was organised to understand, compare and contrast the bele dances of Martinique, Guadeloupe, Dominica, St. Lucia and French Guiana. While in Martinique, the Group will meet with other bele masters, hold sessions at schools and to the general public, participate in a conference on the development of traditional dances and a Caribbean traditional dance show. Discover Dominica Authority assisted with logistical arrangements for the group’s participation in the event. ***Dominica to be represented at Hike Fest in France***Dominica will be the featured destination at a major hike fest event in France this weekend. The Tram’Jurasienne hike fest takes place in Champagnole in the Franche-Comte region in the east of France. The event features mountain biking and hiking to a maximum of 5000 participants of different age groups. Dominica’s Waitukubuli National Trail will be promoted to hike fest participants, alongside Guadeloupe based tour operator Espaces Evasions who will promote package visits to Dominica. Media coverage of the event will be done by over twenty magazines specializing in hiking and bike adventures; two national radio stations and regional television companies. Dominica will be represented by Interface Tourism its marketing agency based in France. ***AMV Plongee Tour Operator to visit Dominica***A major tour operator specialising in the dive markets will visit Dominica from June 20 – 24, 2012. Mr. Christian Iquia Oliveira of AMV Plongee will experience diving in Dominica and visiting various sites and attractions while on island. Mr. Iquia Oliveira was invited to visit Dominica by the proprietors of Sunset Bay Club. Press Release Sharecenter_img 35 Views   no discussions Share Sharelast_img read more

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