MACEDONIAN TOUR GUIDE FOR ITALY
Republic of Macedonia as an attractive tourism and investment destination is presented in the new tour guide intended for the Italian tourism market.
The 300-page guide, published by "Balkania", will be provided free of charge to Italian tour-operators and travel agencies.
Guide author Fabio Cotifava met Wednesday with Economy Minister Fatmir Besimi, who supported the project's realization.
"Taking into consideration tourism is one of the minister's priorities, the meeting aimed at providing support to projects, such as this one, which gives the opportunity to the Italian tourism market to acquaint with Macedonia as an attractive tour and investment destination", reads Economy Ministry press release.
The Italian tourism market shows interest for organized visits to monasteries and other cultural-historic monuments in Macedonia, as well as introduction of other content, such as cycling or hunting tourism.
"Balkania" is an association for Balkan alternative tourism, with Macedonia, Serbia, Montenegro, Bulgaria, Albania, Greece, Kosovo, Bosnia&Herzegovina and Italy as members. It focuses on projects for promotion of the Balkans as a tourism destination.