Hello from Berlin
Island Images is part of a three person team attending this years event, the largest travel fair in the world and which has been running for 50 years. Juliet Williams (Tourism Manager) and Nicole Peters (Tourism Officer) are the other members of the team who travelled to Berlin via Johannesburg and Frankfurt.
The event which bears the message “One Industry – One Market – One Brand was opened last night (Tuesday) in front of 3000 attendees hosted by the main sponsor and partner for this year’s event – Malaysia.
The St Helena Team which left the Island last Saturday has spent the past few days setting up their stand and taking in some of the sights, sounds and the culture of Berlin.
Juliet Williams had previously attended last years ITB and for Nicole it is her first ever event. Derek from Island Images on the other hand attended WTM in London in 2017 and has promoted Island Images and St Helena himself several times in 2018 through meets with tour operators and agencies in Africa.
With thousands of exhibitors and even more attendees its is going to be a busy few days!