2017 marks eighth year in a row of sustained growth in Europe, the world’s most visited region The 2018 edition
Ireland just doesn’t stop winning prizes and awards. Thus, in the TripAdvisor ranking of “Most Excellent” places to travel worldwide, it is ranked 2nd at the country level and its capital, Dublin, 6th best city. Ireland arrives in 3rd place in the category “Best Country for Restaurants” and 5th in the category “Best Country for accommodation”.
Next year, Matera, the flagship city of Basilicata, will be a European capital of Culture. The visitor to Matera 2019 will not be a mere tourist but the “temporary citizen” of a long-term civic project.
Iceland invites visitors to make a lasting commitment during their stay. “Inspired by Iceland” materialises the Icelandic oath at Keflavik Airport, inviting visitors to press a button to commit to being benevolent and responsible tourists as soon as they arrive in Iceland.