The Patronat de Turisme began its 2010 action plan by participating at Fitur, launching the project of developing the Strategic Plan 2011-2015 and opening the new tourist office in Girona Costa Brava Airport. In December, as part of the Centenary celebrations, the Barbaza Yvette Award for Tourism Research was created, in honour of the author of the first doctoral thesis about the Costa Brava. The year also began with new projects and the promotion of the destination brand.
The Patronat unveils the new Yvette Barbaza Award for Research on the Counties of Girona at a tribute ceremony to the French geographer.Read more
The Centenary of the Costa Brava and the destination’s accessibility are promoted all over the world thanks to the voyage of the Nessun Dorma yacht.Read more
The second Costa Brava Xtrem Running race will be held in the spring of 2010, run along paths belonging to the GR92 and along Girona’s coastal paths.Read more
Alejandro Abascal receives the Centenary Trophy in recognition of his work as an ambassador of the Costa Brava during the Christmas Race in Palamós.
The Catalan Symphonic Orchestra of Cobla Instruments and Strings performed deep-rooted and meaningful pieces for the Costa Brava.Read more
The Patronat de Turisme has a budget of €5,012,021 to implement its 2010 action plan.Read more
The Patronat will be carrying out promotional activities in nineteen national and international tourism fairs in 2010, starting at FITUR in Madrid.Read more
The new tourist office in Girona Costa Brava Airport expands its customer care area and installs two interactive information points that operate 24 hours a day all year round.Read more
The county of La Garrotxa hosted the 2009 G! Awards, a great celebration for the tourism sector of the counties of Girona.Read more
The German channel DW-TV and the British newspaper The Western Daily feature La Garrotxa and the Costa Brava.