TPB

TPB Calendar of Promotions and Marketing Activities

Travel & Consumer Fairs

CY 2014

Name of Event

Date/Venue

Brief Description

Project Officer

CHINA

China Outbound Travel and Tourism Market

 

April 09-11, 2014

China (Beijing) National Agriculture Exhibition Center (CNAEC)

One of the most professionally organized fairs for outbound travel business for Northern China.  The three-day event is a unique business platform for participants to showcase their destinations and services to the increasingly mobile and expanding Chinese outbound market.  COTTM  2013 had 275 exhibitors from 62 different countries who came to showcase their destinations and travel services to 4,552 leading outbound tour operators from all over China. 

James Sy

Email

:

jasy@morefunph.com

Tel

:

63 2 5257320

 

 

China (Guangzhou) International Tourism Expo

September 2014

Guangzhou,  China

China (Guangzhou) Int’l Tourism Industry Expo 2014 (CITE 2014), aiming at providing one-stop platform for travel trade to meet, network, negotiate with potential business partners under one roof.

James Sy

Email

:

jasy@morefunph.com

Tel

:

63 2 5257320

 

China International Travel Mart

October 2014

Shanghai, China

China International Travel Mart (CITM) is the largest professional travel mart in Asia. It has drawn the attention of people in the tourism industry worldwide. As an annual event, it is held in Shanghai and Kunming alternately.

James Sy

Email

:

jasy@morefunph.com

Tel

:

63 2 5257320

 

JAPAN

JATA Travel Showcase

September 2014 – Tokyo, Japan

 

The largest and most important travel trade and consumer event in Japan.  Philippine private sector participants showcase and promote destinations and other offerings to the Japanese travellers and are given the opportunity to meet with their counterparts.

Jojo de Veyra

Email

:

rjsdeveyrajr@morefunph.com

Tel

:

63 2 5257320

 

 

Marine Diving Fair

April 2014 – Tokyo, Japan

 

Japan’s largest dive exhibition that attracts more than 50,000 visitors.  It is organized by the Marine Arts Center, the publisher of four major dive magazines.  The Fair is supported and participated in by more than 200 exhibitors from national tourist offices, airlines, travel agencies, dive operators, resorts and suppliers of dive equipment and accessories.  It is a good opportunity to promote to divers, the Philippines largest segment of the Japanese market.  Last year, the Philippine delegation comprised of nine dive operators, and three government representatives.

Jojo de Veyra

Email

:

rjsdeveyrajr@morefunph.com

Tel

:

63 2 5257320

 

KANSAI Int’l. Travel Fair

May 2014

Kansai Int’l Airport, Osaka

Popularly known as KIX Travel Fair, the annual event is held at the Kansai International Airport for NTOs, airlines, credit card companies and neighboring prefectures to showcase/promote their respective destinations and activities to travel agents. 

Jojo de Veyra

Email

:

rjsdeveyrajr@morefunph.com

Tel

:

63 2 5257320

 

KOREA

Korea World Travel Fair (KOTFA) w/ Philippine Travel Presentation

May 29 – June 4, 2014

1 Fl, Hall A, COEX Seoul, Korea

Korea World Travel Fair (KOTFA) is the most prestigious and biggest travel fair in Korea. It is the only international travel fair held in Seoul with worldwide recognition organized by KOTFA Co. Ltd., in collaboration with UNWTO.  KOTFA 2013 attracted 120,641 visitors with 4,802 exhibitors from 52 countries & states.

 

Taking advantage of the strong presence of the private sector DOT Korea will also be conducting a Philippine Travel Presentation. The event will update the travel agents and airlines on infrastructure developments in the Philippines (airports and accommodation establishments) while Philippine Sellers will present their respective properties as well as conduct one-on-one table top business meetings during the travel mart.

Mavic Sevilla

Email

:

mmsevilla@morefunph.com

Tel

:

63 2 5259318 loc. 270

 

 

Busan International Travel Fair (BITF)

September 2014

The 17th Busan International Travel Fair (BITF) is organized by Busan Metropolitan City, Busan Tourism Association, and KOTFA Co., Ltd. BITF is the biggest and the only travel exhibition in Busan, the second largest source of Korean outbound travellers.

 

The center stage in the exhibition hall will hold cultural performances from all over the world, and also show promotional screen images.

Mavic Sevilla

Email

:

mmsevilla@morefunph.com

Tel

:

63 2 5259318 loc. 270

 

Tour Expo Daegu  Gyeongbuk

April 2014

Daegu, the venue of the fair is the third largest metropolitan area in Korea.  It is the regional center of the south eastern Korean Peninsula with a population of 2.54 Million and more than a million of which represent outbound travellers.  Participation in this fair has given the Philippines maximum exposure in Daegu and its neighboring areas.

Mavic Sevilla

Email

:

mmsevilla@morefunph.com

Tel

:

63 2 5259318 loc. 270

 

Seoul International Lantern Festival

October 31 -November 16

Since its inception in 2009, the annual Seoul Lantern Festival has managed to put on a remarkable display of lanterns on the famous Cheonggyecheon Stream in downtown Seoul. During the festival period, hundreds of lanterns, each with a unique design and story, will be lit on Cheonggyecheon Steam. The event is expected to attract more than four million visitors.

 

Highlights of the activities will include staging of the Philipinne lanterns of Pampanga, entertainment, outdoor PR activities with the distribution of Philippine promotional brochures and give-aways and conduct of lucky draws in cooperation with sponsor airlines and hotels/resorts.

Mavic Sevilla

Email

:

mmsevilla@morefunph.com

Tel

:

63 2 5259318 loc. 270

 

AUSTRALIA

Food festival

July 2014

Sydney Hotel

(TBC)

The Philippine Food Festival will allow the Australians, expats and tourists to savor the delightful, distinctive and diverse Filipino cuisine.  This will be undertaken in cooperation with airline and  Hotel and Restaurant Association of the Philippines

Andy Pagaduan

Email

:

rupagaduanjr@morefunph.com

smtpb001@gmail.com

Tel

:

63 2 5257320

 

MALAYSIA

ASEAN Tourism Forum (ATF)

16-23 January / Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia

ATF is a cooperative regional effort to promote the Association of  Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) region as one tourist destination where Asian hospitality and cultural diversity are its best.  This annual event involves all the tourism industry sectors of ten (10 member nations of ASEAN).

 

ATF also provides a platform for the selling and buying of regional individual tourism products of ASEAN member countries, through the 3-day TRAVEX event.

Cesar Villanueva

Email

:

crvillanueva@morefunph.com

Tel

:

63 2 5257320

 

 

Malaysia International Dive Expo

Putra World Trade Centre (PWTC)

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

6-8 June 2014

MIDE is the biggest dive event in Malaysia with a total of 250 exhibitors and draws more than 15,000 visitors annually.  Participating exhibitors include NTOs, dive operators, travel agents and dive related suppliers/manufacturers.

 

MIDE is a good dive event to further boost awareness of Philippines div spots to Malaysian divers and for the Philippine private sector to promote and sell their respective dive packages.

Cesar Villanueva

Email

:

crvillanueva@morefunph.com

Tel

:

63 2 5257320

 

 

Malaysia International Travel Mart (MITM Johor Bharu)

July / Johor Bharu

MITM is a large consumer fair organized by the Malaysian Chinese Tourism Association (MCTA).  Since it was started in 2001, the MITM has gained increasing recognition as an attractive and popular platform for MCTA members, NTOs, and other tourism related players to promote and market  their products and services collectively at one common venue.  Annual visitors to the three-day fair are approximately 70,000 and around 300 booth exhibitors.

Cesar Villanueva

Email

:

crvillanueva@morefunph.com

Tel

:

63 2 5257320

 

 

MATTA International Travel Mart

 

 

5-7 September 2014

 

 

 

 

MATTA FAIR is Malaysia’s premier travel extravaganza providing global exposure and endless business opportunities in this exciting era.  The event will provide visitors with a host of exciting and value for money travel options and excellent business and travel opportunities.  At least 80,000 or more visitors from Malaysia, ASEAN and the rest of the world are expected to visit the fair.

Cesar Villanueva

Email

:

crvillanueva@morefunph.com

Tel

:

63 2 5257320

 

 

Malaysia International Travel Mart (MITM K.L.)

October / Kuala Lumpur

MITM is a large consumer fair organized by the Malaysian Chinese Tourism Association (MCTA).  Since it was started in 2001, the MITM has gained increasing recognition as an attractive and popular platform for MCTA members, NTOs, and other tourism related players to promote and market  their products and services collectively at one common venue.  Annual visitors to the three-day fair are approximately 70,000 and around 300 booth exhibitors.

Cesar Villanueva

Email

:

crvillanueva@morefunph.com

Tel

:

63 2 5257320

 

 

SINGAPORE

NATAS Travel

28 Feb – 2 Mar 2014 / Singapore

NATAS Holidays is the first of two of the Singapore’s biggest consumer fair every year.  It brings together airlines, travel agents, resorts and national tourism organizations to showcase latest travel products, trends and destinations.  Around 110,000 visitors are welcomed to the fair thus creating an excellent platform to introduce travel products and services.

The Philippine private sector delegation could promote their products and gather potential leads and inquiries from consumers.  NATAS ruling, however,  requires that  the “NO ONSITE SELLING” policy should be observed by all co-exhibitors in the Philippine booth.

Cesar Villanueva

Email

:

crvillanueva@morefunph.com

Tel

:

63 2 5257320

 

Asia Dive Expo (ADEX)

  

     

11 -13 April 2014 Marina Bay Sands, Singapore

 

 

Asia Dive Expo is the largest   scuba event in the Asia-Pacific region attracting more than 10,000 visitors and stakeholders  annually from the dive industry.  Continuing for the 20th year running, ADEX 2014 brings together dive operators, enthusiasts, marine conservationist, and all those with a passion for the underwater world.

Cesar Villanueva

Email

:

crvillanueva@morefunph.com

Tel

:

63 2 5257320

 

ITB Asia

29-31 October 2014  Marina Bay Sands Singapore

 

 

 

ITB Asia is an annual three-day B2B trade show and convention.  It is organized by Messe Berlin (Singapore) Pte. Ltd. and supported by the Singapore Exhibition and Convention Bureau.

 

International exhibitors of all sectors of the travel value-chain , Asia Pacific’s leading travel companies and emerging small and medium-sized enterprises will meet with top international buyers from MICE, Leisure and Corporate Travel markets during the said event.

Cesar Villanueva

Email

:

crvillanueva@morefunph.com

Tel

:

63 2 5257320

 

TAIWAN

Kaohsiung International Travel Fair (KITF)

 

 

 

10-13 May 2014 /

Kaohsiung Business Exhibition Center

Started in 2001, the KITF is the biggest travel fair in the southern part of Taiwan and the only travel fair in Kaohsiung.  The event is being held to encourage consumers from Kaohsiung to purchase tour products for the summer period.  There are over 350 booths occupied by airlines, travel agents and other tourism related establishments.  The Philippine booth is occupied by at least five (5) Taiwanese agents selling Philippine tour packages.

Joma S. Gutierrez

Email

:

jmsgutierrez@morefunph.com/

joma.gutierrez@yahoo.com

Tel

:

63 2 5257320 /525-9318 ext. 263

 

Taipei Tourism Expo (TTE)

 

 

24-27 May 2014/

Taipei World Trade Center (TWTC)

Exhibition Hall

 

 

The TTE is organized by the Taipei Association of Travel Agents (TATA), the biggest travel agents association in Taiwan.  It is the second largest travel fair in Taipei, with about 130,000 consumers visiting the fair annually to purchase tour products for their annual summer vacation.

Joma S. Gutierrez

Email

:

jmsgutierrez@morefunph.com/

joma.gutierrez@yahoo.com

Tel

:

63 2 5257320 /525-9318 ext. 263

 

Taipei International Travel Fair (TITF)

 

 

18-21 October 2014 Taipei World Trade Center

TITF is Taiwan’s largest consolidated display and sales travel expo.  TITF aims to enhance the tourism industry’s international field of vision and the building of a high-quality platform for exchange.  The exhibitors are carefully selected – travel agents, NTOs, tour operators, hotels, resorts, airlines, etc.  Visitors to the event are travel trade members, corporate and business travel decision makers, leisure and holiday travellers, etc.

Joma S. Gutierrez

Email

:

jmsgutierrez@morefunph.com/

joma.gutierrez@yahoo.com

Tel

:

63 2 5257320 /525-9318 ext. 263

 

Sales Presentations in Kaoshiung,

Taichung and Taipei

 

 

April 2014

(TBC)

Philippine Sellers are invited to participate in this Tourism Business Mission.  Activities included are table top discussions between Taiwanese travel agents and Philippine Sellers, Sales Presentations of DOT and private sector representatives, dinner hosting, etc.

Joma S. Gutierrez

Email

:

jmsgutierrez@morefunph.com/

joma.gutierrez@yahoo.com

Tel

:

63 2 5257320 /525-9318 ext. 263

 

CANADA

EAT! Vancouver

May 30 – June 01, 2014

 

BC Place Stadium

Vancouver, BC

Consumer food festival in Western Canada. EAT! VANCOUVER FOOD + COOKING FESTIVAL features food, beverage and kitchen goods exhibitors along with wineries, breweries, restaurants, cooking demonstrations, wine & cheese seminars, and cookbook authors

Ernie Teston

Email

:

esteston@morefunph.com

Tel

:

63 2 525-9318 ext. 244

FRANCE

Salon Mondial du Tourisme (Consumer)

  • tbc

March 20-23, 2014

Paris Porte de Versailles

Paris, France

Salon Mondial du Tourisme will be conducted in stricter accordance with international professional standards, and buyers and exhibitors, who are local and international renowned enterprises, will be specially chosen to participate in the online pre-scheduled appointments. 3,324 professionals will be present on the stands. 5,772 professional visitors, 55% of whom will be travel agents and tour operators.

Christie Navarro

Email

:

cnnavarro@morefunph.com

Tel

:

63 2 525-9318 ext. 244

Salon de la Piongee Sous Marine

January 10-12, 2014

The biggest dive show in France that brings together exhibitors including: associations, boats, diving centers, manufaturers and distributors, media, publishers, tourism offices, and travel agents.  It is a four day event which showcases aquatic: shows, demonstration and lectures for the diving sector.  In 2011, Salon de la Piongee Sous Marine had 53,000 attendees.  The 2012 staging marks the 14th anniversary of the show.

Ernie Teston

Email

:

esteston@morefunph.com

Tel

:

63 2 525-9318 ext. 244

ITALY

BIT – International Tourism Exchange

  •  tbc

with EUDI Show – DIVEX

February 13-16, 2014

Fieramilano

Milan, Italy

Borsa International Tourism Exchange 2014 highlights the diversity of travel bringing together more than 5,000 companies from 130 countries under the same roof at the Trade Fair of Milan from 13 until 16 February 2014.

Globally acclaimed, BIT is one of the major events in the tourism field, serving as a unique creative and business platform to analyse the market demands and its target audience. Seminars and shows illustrating the latest technology and strategy to tackle the crisis in the industry will also be a relevant part of the program scheduled over 4 days in mid February.

EUDI Show – DIVEX 2014 is a Sports & Entertainment trade show and event and will be held in Milan, Fieramilano on 16 February 2014.

Jaimee Cruz-Descaliar

Email

:

jlcdescaliar@morefunph.com

Tel

:

63 2 525-9318 ext. 279

GERMANY

Boot Show Düsseldorf

January 18 – 26 Dusseldorf Exhibition Centre Dusseldorf, Germany

The Düsseldorf International Boat Show more commonly known as Boot Düsseldorf is one of the world’s premier boat shows. With some 1,600 exhibitors from over 50 countries, boot Düsseldorf is considered a benchmark for the international boat and water sports industry. Düsseldorf International Boat Show is tailored as a professional trade fair, showcasing state of the art developments in the yacht and entire water sports industry. Next to sailing and motor yachts, diving is one of the most visited sections of the exhibition.

Christie Navarro

Email

:

cnnavarro@morefunph.com

Tel

:

63 2 525-9318 ext. 244

Internationale Tourismus Börse

March 5-9, 2014
Messe, Berlin

The world’s largest travel trade show and the leading business to business platform of all tourism industry offers.  In addition, ITB is the world’s largest tourism convention showcasing market trends & innovations and insights from the leading think tanks of the global tourism industry.  It is an event with more than 180,000 visitors, among these 108,000 trade visitors and over 10,000 exhibitors from 180 countries.

Christie Navarro

Email

:

cnnavarro@morefunph.com

Tel

:

63 2 525-9318 ext. 244

NORWAY

Travelmatch and Reiseliv with PATA Norway

  • tbc

Travelmatch

January 9, 2014

Clarion Royal Christiania Hotel

Oslo, Norway

 

 

TravelMatch is a professional B2B workshop organized for the 3rd time in 2014, owned jointly by ANTOR, Discover America, PATA and Virke (the travel agents association). This is a compact one day event, where suppliers of all kinds of travel related products & services from and outside Norway have the chance to meet with Norwegian buyers and distributors in the Norwegian market. The event includes both pre-scheduled meetings, as well as a free float session for mingling and meeting.

 Christie Navarro

Email

:

cnnavarro@morefunph.com

Tel

:

63 2 525-9318 ext. 244

 

Reiseliv

February 28-March 2, 2014

Oslo, Norway

Meanwhile, Reiseliv (the Norway International Meeting and Travel Fair) is Norway’s leading exhibition for the travel, tourism and meeting industry. It is an international forum and marketplace, with exhibitors from all over the world and visitors from Norway providing a combined forum and marketplace for the industry, for professional buyers and for the general public. The show covers all sectors of the industry (travel, tourism and meeting).

 

For 2013 though, Reiseliv was cancelled by its organizer, Norway Trade Fair.

 

 

PHILIPPINES

21st Travel Tour Expo

Philippines

February 2014

SMX Convention Center

Pasay City

The Travel Tour Expo was conceptualized by PTAA in 1994 to showcase the products and services of its members. Since then, the show has evolved into a much awaited annual industry event covering practically all segments of the travel business, making it the biggest event for the travel and tourism industry.

Ernie Teston

Email

:

esteston@morefunph.com

Tel

:

63 2 525-9318 ext. 244

SPAIN

FITUR

  • tbc

January 22-26, 2014

Feria de Madrid

Madrid, Spain

Fitur, the International Tourism Trade Fair, celebrates its 34th staging from January 22 to 26, 2014.

FITUR is a global meeting point for tourism professionals and the leading trade fair for inbound and outbound Ibero American markets

Jaimee Cruz-Descaliar

Email

:

jlcdescaliar@morefunph.com

Tel

:

63 2 525-9318 ext. 279

Dive Travel Show Madrid 2013

(Feria De Buseo)

  • tbc

March 7-9, 2014

Pabellón de Cristal – Casa de Campo (Madrid)

DTS is an international business to business exhibition that will be held in Spain for the duration of three days. It is a promotional fun and entertainment show addressing various issues related to the sector of education, security, ecology, sustainability and comfortable life style. This dive show will be a celebration of a singular and useful passion and that is diving.

 

DTS is a global diving travel show that aims at sharpening the industrial knowledge of client and customer expectations through new launches and releases of quality diving equipment. It will also enhance global network in the field of market distribution. Thus domestic and leading brands are allowed to showcase their products and services related to diving sector.

Jaimee Cruz-Descaliar

Email

:

jlcdescaliar@morefunph.com

Tel

:

63 2 525-9318 ext. 279

SWITZERLAND   

FESPO Zurich

  • tbc

January 30 – February 4, 2014

Messe Zurich    

Zurich, Switzerland

FESPO is the largest holiday and travel fair in Switzerland. It’s an international event especially for those who love sports and various other activities like diving, rafting and lots of adventurous activities.

Christie Navarro

Email

:

cnnavarro@morefunph.com

Tel

:

63 2 525-9318 ext. 244

USA

Los Angeles Times Travel

Show

  • tbc

January 25 – 26, 2014

Santa Clara Convention Center

Santa Clara

The Los Angeles Times Travel Show is marking its 16 years as L.A.’s biggest and best travel event and is backed by Los Angeles Times, the largest media group in L.A.

Marilou Pangilinan

Email

:

mtpangilinan@morefunph.com

Tel

:

63 2 525-9318 ext. 250

Bay Area Adventure and Travel Show (SFO)

  • tbc

January 25 – 26, 2014

Santa Clara Convention Center

Santa Clara

The Travel & Adventure Shows are the largest series of travel shows in the United States. The San Francisco Bay Area Travel & Adventure Show in Santa Clara attracts over 13,000 qualified Bay Area consumers and travel agents who attend the two-day event to plan and book vacations with over 250 U.S. and worldwide destination tourism offices, tour operators, cruise lines, hotels/resorts, and other travel-related products/services. This one-stop shop travel marketplace generates thousands of leads and bookings for tourism offices and tour operators. Consumer Travelers and Travel Agents get to connect with the world in two days, hear from inspiring travel experts including Samantha Brown, Rick Steves, ArthurFrommer, see cultural performances, experience adventure activities and try cuisine from around the world.

Marilou Pangilinan

Email

:

mtpangilinan@morefunph.com

Tel

:

63 2 525-9318 ext. 250

Educational Travel Conference (ETC), USA

  • tbc

February 5-8, 2014

Rennaissance Orlando at Seaworld

Orlando, Florida

Educational Travel Community will be organizing its conference on Travel education. The goal of this conference is to survey recent advances on a wide range of travel information. The objectives of this conference is to provide a forum for researchers, educators, students, contributors, users of Educational knowledge and industries to exchange ideas and communicate and discuss research findings and new advancement in the field of travel Education. The Educational Travel Community (ETC) is a membership organization dedicated to promoting lifelong learning through travel and advancing the field of alumni and affinity travel.

Hernan Narvadez

Email

:

hgnarvadez@morefunph.com

Tel

:

63 2 525-9318 ext. 279

Travel & Adventure Show (Washington DC)

  • tbc

February 22-23, 2014

Washington DC

The Travel & Adventure Show is one of the largest and leading series of travel shows in the United States. The Washington DC Travel and Adventure Show is the largest travel show in the area. This one-stop shop travel marketplace generates thousands of leads and bookings for tourism offices and tour operators. Consumer Travelers and Travel Agents get to connect with the world in two days, hear from inspiring travel experts including Samantha Brown, Rick Steves, ArthurFrommer, see cultural performances, experience adventure activities and try cuisine from around the world.

Hernan Narvadez

Email

:

hgnarvadez@morefunph.com

Tel

:

63 2 525-9318 ext. 279

20th Honolulu Festival

March 7-9, 2014

Hawaii Convention Center

Waikiki Beach Walk, DFS Galleria Waikiki, Honolulu, Hawaii

The Honolulu Festival is Hawaii’s premier cultural event, promoting understanding, economic cooperation and ethnic harmony between the people of Hawaii, the U.S. Mainland and the Asia-Pacific region. Each year, the festival draws thousands of new and returning spectators who are looking for an experience beyond Hawaii.

Ernie Teston

Email

:

esteston@morefunph.com

Tel

:

63 2 525-9318 ext. 244

Beneath the Sea

  • tbc

March 28 to 30, 2014

Meadow Lands Exposition Center,

Secaucus, New Jersey

An exhibition that aims to assist in the promotion of environmental conservation and the protection of marine wildlife.  Exhibitors comprise dive destinations, dive equipment suppliers, destinations and tour operators.  Attendees are 400 exhibitors and 15,000 avid scuba divers shopping for new equipment and scouting for travel options.  Over 70 workshops and seminars reflecting all aspects  of diving from travel and diving underwater digital photography are concurrently held.

Hernan Narvadez

Email

:

hgnarvadez@morefunph.com

Tel

:

63 2 525-9318 ext. 279

Scuba Dive Show (LA)

  • tbc

June 7-8, 2014

Long Beach Convention Center, Long Beach, California

Scuba Dive Show is the largest consumer dive expo running on its 27th year with over 76,000 square feet featuring 300+ exhibitors from all over the world.

Marilou Pangilinan

Email

:

mtpangilinan@morefunph.com

Tel

:

63 2 525-9318 ext. 250

Luxury Travel Exchange (Las Vegas)

  • tbc

September 2014 (TBC)

Delivering qualified excellence, LTX is the only North American event to cater to the luxury and premium niche vacation markets. Through one-to-one meetings, LTX brings you face-to-face solely with pre-qualified travel advisors selected to participate based on its stringent application process.

Marilou Pangilinan

Email

:

mtpangilinan@morefunph.com

Tel

:

63 2 525-9318 ext. 250

Dive Equipment & Marketing Association (DEMA) Show

November 19-22, 2014

Las Vegas Hotel & Casino

Las Vegas

Is the biggest dive show in the US, which is participated in by more than 3,000 exhibitors and visited by some 20,000 avid scuba divers. Held annually, the show features exhibits of leading dive equipment, manufacturers, travel destinations, water sports apparel and services offering show exclusive discounts.

Hernan Narvadez

Email

:

hgnarvadez@morefunph.com

Tel

:

63 2 525-9318 ext. 279

MACY’S Thanksgiving Day Parade, New York

  • tbc

November 26-29, 2014

Manhattan, New York

The Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade is an annual parade presented by the U.S. chain store business Macy’s. The tradition started in 1924, tying it for the second-oldest Thanksgiving parade in the United States along with America’s Thanksgiving Parade in Detroit, with both parades four years younger than the 6abc Dunkin’ Donuts Thanksgiving Day Parade in Philadelphia. The three-hour Macy’s event is held in New York City starting at 9:00 a.m. EST on Thanksgiving Day.

Ernie Teston

Email

:

esteston@morefunph.com

Tel

:

63 2 525-9318 ext. 244

UNITED KINGDOM

Destinations: The Holiday & Travel Show

  • tbc

January 23 – 26

Manchester Event City, UK

 

February 03 – 06

London Earls Court, UK

The essential event for travel inspirations. UK’s biggest choice of leading tour operators and tourist boards from around the globe.

Jaimee Cruz-Descaliar

Email

:

jlcdescaliar@morefunph.com

Tel

:

63 2 525-9318 ext. 279

London International Dive Show (LIDS)

February 15-16, 2014

ExCel, London, United Kingdom

Organised for more than 20 years by DIVER, Britain’s best-selling diving magazine, the event attracts hundreds of exhibitors offering the latest diving holidays, training courses, and dive gear – on display and to buy – and is visited by thousands of experienced and aspiring divers from the UK, Europe and beyond.

Jaimee Cruz-Descaliar

Email

:

jlcdescaliar@morefunph.com

Tel

:

63 2 525-9318 ext. 279

World Travel Market

November 10-13, 2014 (Tentative)

London

A premier event for the travel industry staged annually in London.  It is a vibrant must-attend four-day business-to-business event presenting a diverse range of destinations and industry sector to UK and international travel professionals. It offers an opportunity for the global travel trade to meet, network, negotiate and conduct business under one roof

Jaimee Cruz-Descaliar

Email

:

jlcdescaliar@morefunph.com

Tel

:

63 2 525-9318 ext. 279