Philippines, being a great place to escape the hordes, has always rewarded those who go to that extra distance to reach it. This country is a place of natural wonders – a string of coral-fringed islands strewn across a vast expanse of the Western Pacific. Below sea level, the Philippines boasts some of the world's best diving and snorkelling locations while above, it has a fantastic landscape with wonders enough to stagger even the most jaded traveller. Importantly it's the people and their culture that makes Philippines the unique place it is.
Today India has emerged as a major 365-day source market presenting huge opportunities for any destination's. So, to attract Indian traveler to the destination Philippines Tourism Marketing Office, India held its annual sales mission on December 7 and 9, 2011 in Delhi and Mumbai respectively with a drive to market itself as an inimitable destination.
H.E. Ronald B. Allarey, Philippine Ambassador to India powered the initiative at Delhi. Raymund Glen A. Agustin, Head, Team India along with Luisa A. Llave, Tourism Operations Officer II, Department of Tourism, Philippines made the event more huge with their presence.
Event highlighted -
•Interactive business sessions between Indian and Philippines Trade Partners.
• Trade fraternity updated their knowledge about the destination in the form of presentation which followed with one on one interaction between Indian and Philippines' partners.
• Philippines Tourism plans to promote 'Davao' as an upcoming adventure and holiday destination par excellence at the time of presentations.