Pom Bear May 19

Top Tourism Tips

Our article Tapping into Tourism looks closely at tourism and how you can benefit from the market. Here are Take Stock’s top tips:

Top Tourism Tips

  • Contact your local tourist information centre to publicise your venue with leaflets or a listing on their website or local directory of recommended places to eat or stay
  • Find your local attractions on Google and TripAdvisor. Link your products and promotions to local attractions/events – and contact owners/organisers to see how you can work together
  • Celebrate local produce and incorporate regional/local dishes on your menu. Visitors love to try local food, drinks and dishes
  • Cater to family groups. Over the summer months the majority of holidaying Britons will be families with children

Tourism Facts

  • The UK is the world’s 7th largest tourist destination
  • There’s a predicted £200 million of additional overseas visitor spending expected in the UK in the next two years
  • 2020 is expected to welcome 40 million overseas visitors spending £31.5 billion
  • Last year the UK welcomed 31 million visitors spending £18.6 billion
  • 97 per cent of European visitors voted cleanliness priority factor in venue choice – P&G

To read the full article click here.

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