The main activities of the Patronat de Turisme in March have been its attendance at four important European and local tourism fairs, the organisation of five press trips in the Girona area and the assessment of Girona's participation in the Gastronomic Forum Santiago. The profile of the Centenary has been raised abroad through the organisation of gastronomic promotions and presentations in Paris with Michelin-starred Girona chefs.
The Patronat de Turisme, together with the tourist offices of the towns of Blanes, Lloret de Mar and Castell-Platja d’Aro, participates in two international tourism fairs to promote the tourism offer of the Costa Brava and Pirineu de Girona destinations at the Catalonia stand. At the end of the month the Patronat de Turisme is carrying out promotional work in the local Catalan market by participating for the first time in the Fira del Ram (Easter Cattle Market) in Vic.
The gastronomic and tourism products of the Costa Brava and the Pirineu de Girona were very well received at the Gastronomic Forum Santiago 2010, held from 21st to 24th February.
The Club de Turisme Nàutic Costa Brava is collaborating in the production of a videogame for the Nintendo Wii Platform with the aim of promoting the Costa Brava and diving through new technologies.
Five special press trips for 21 journalists from the UK, China and Spain showcase the tourism offer of the destination.
The Patronat de Turisme presents Ryanair’s 25 millionth passenger with a book on the Costa Brava and a weekend break in the Pirineu de Girona destination at a ceremony in Girona Airport
28 French journalists and 18 tour operators will take part in activities scheduled in Paris to celebrate the Centenary of the Costa Brava.
The Patronat de Turisme Costa Brava Girona is supporting the brig Cyrano project by placing the Centenary logo on one of its sails.
The discussion broadcast on the last Wednesday of each month on the Onda Rambla Girona radio station, on the occasion of the Centenary of the Costa Brava, focused on actions that link together the Costa Brava and nature.