Dubai, 18 April, 2017 –The German National Tourist Office (GNTO) has announced its participation in the (ATM) between 24th – 27th April 2017 as one of the most important tourism and travel events that take place in the Middle East. GNTO considers ATM as an important platform to join thousands of professionals and decision makers from the tourism industry. It provides the opportunity to meet with opinion leaders and travel representatives from around the world to showcase their brands, products, and enlarge their business.
Since the German National Tourist Office (GNTO), the local representative office of the German National Tourist Board (GNTB) in Dubai has recently welcomed new management, it will be the first time for Nicole Zaspel, Manager Marketing & Sales and Ahlam Khafagy, Communications Manager to attend the ATM as GNTO members.
“It is my pleasure to attend the ATM as a team member of GNTO, and I would like to seize the opportunity to further foster the existing strong tourism relations between Germany and the GCC.” said Nicole, “Germany welcomes increasing number of visitors from this region every year. It is in the heart of Europe, the most visited travel region in the world, where it is safe, secure and easy to travel with exclusive diverse experience when it comes to nature, accommodation and hospitality. It is one of the world’s highly recommended destinations for family vacation and luxurious shopping, thanks to the stunning landscapes, unspoiled environments, gastronomic delight and distinctive shopping opportunities”.
GNTO together with its partners will participate in ATM this year to showcase Germany as a destination for luxury shopping, family vacation and medical tourism; the country has a leading position in medical care because of its unparalleled level of collaboration between science, research, industry and medicine. Many of its highly respected hospitals and doctors specialize in treating patients from abroad and offer services tailored for the Arab patients. The healthy climate, efficient transportation possibilities, and wide range of shops and cultural attractions also play a part in ensuring that patients and their families feel well looked after in Germany.
The GCC region is considered one of the most dynamic markets for inbound tourism to Germany, and as Ahlam said “There is still many places to explore in Germany by the GCC nationals as a big country full of traditions, dream-like nature and must see destinations. There is always something new and worth to discover and experience by all ages. There are hundreds of shopping centers in Germany that matches every style and exceed all expectations.”
GNTO’s stand at ATM 2017 will be a host to many partners representing different German regions and cities, in addition to hospitality, travel, healthcare, transportation, and holiday sectors. Among these esteemed partners there are Dusseldorf Tourist Board, OutletCity Metzingen and State Tourist board Southwest Germany, all joining as premium partners. GNTO’s booth is located in Dubai Convention Center, Hall 7, Europe Pavilion, stand number EU 7310. The booth will ensure a diversified and enriching experience to all visitors.