Visitors to Philadelphia can surround themselves in the great outdoors all year round thanks to the city’s “Greene Country Towne” legacy dating back to its founding, with easily-walkable streets lined with parks, rivers and public art as well as an abundance of green spaces.
Maldives Marketing and PR Corporation (MMPRC) invites the world to join a virtual journey to rediscover the memories of the beautiful islands, while you are obliged to stay at home during these unprecedented times.
UK residents looking for bucket-list travel inspiration can now preview the white sand beaches and luxurious offerings of 16 private island resorts in the Maldives via a selection of live webcams and 360° videos.
The Philadelphia Convention and Visitors Bureau (PHLCVB) has announced that the Board of Directors unanimously voted and has appointed Gregg Caren to the position of President and Chief Executive Officer. Caren most recently served as the Executive Vice President, Sales and Strategic Business Development for ASM Global (formerly SMG), operator of over 350 venues worldwide, headquartered in Conshohocken, Pennsylvania. He also served in various senior leadership positions while with the company for over 20 years. Caren has more than three decades of industry experience and will join the PHLCVB on 8th June 2020.
The three virtual panel webinars focused on the impacts of COVID-19 for women will take place on 21st May, 28th May and 4th June 2020. Register here: bit.ly/2YOelWq
To explore COVID-19 feature opportunities with Alessandra Alonso, the Founder of Women in Travel (CIC), please email WIT@gecpr.co.uk.
Women in Travel (CIC), the social enterprise dedicated to empowering women through employability and entrepreneurship in the travel industry, has announced the launch of a series of virtual panel webinars that will highlight the impact, consequences and solutions for women in the era of COVID-19.
For those eager to immerse themselves in the great outdoors during daily outings this spring, SWAROVSKI OPTIK, a world-leading manufacturer of long-range optics, has teamed up with the award-winning wildlife photographer Andrew Scriven to provide insider tips on how to increase the chances of seeing local wildlife.
Like the rest of the country, our team have had to adapt to a completely new way of living and working. At our last (video) meeting, we discussed how we were feeling, and shared the companies, people and brands that are making our lockdown lives more pleasurable while we stay at home.
This Father’s Day, discerning gift-givers looking to spoil the nature lover, woodland walker or stay-at-home birder in their life can choose from a range of visionary presents from SWAROVSKI OPTIK, a world-leading manufacturer of long-range optics.
Here at GEC PR, we have seen first-hand the effects Covid-19 has had on the global travel industry as well as specifically our clients and travel industry partners.
However, as much as international and domestic tourism has currently been affected there will be a time when the restrictions are lifted and travel will resume, and brands need to be prepared to handle an influx of bookings and enquiries from would-be travellers.
As an agency with extensive experience in handling crisis situations, we thought it would be useful to share some insights to help travel brands plan ahead and prepare to accommodate bookings, once travel resumes.
Due to its diverse landscapes, architecture, neighbourhoods and population, the East Coast city of Philadelphia has solidified its place as a major filmmaking hub and is a popular choice for many Hollywood producers and screenwriters to use in iconic film scenes.