Friday, September 27 12:53:18
Ireland will be trending this weekend as Failte Ireland provides tailor-made tours of the country for up to a hundred travel and tourism bloggers from over 15 countries.
The bloggers who are in Ireland ahead of the TBEX (Travel Bloggers Exchange) Europe 2013 conference, which takes place next week in the Burlington Hotel Dublin (October 3-4th).
While the delegates are here, they will have the opportunity to go on a number of exciting press tours developed by Failte Ireland and will experience Ireland's Wild Atlantic Way in the North West (#WAWNorthwest); Limerick City of Culture (#Limerick2014); the Forever Happenin South East (#ForeverhappeninSouthEast);The Wild Atlantic West Coast Experience (#WAWWest) and the South West region (#WAWSouthwest).
TBEX, is the world's largest conference and networking event for online travel journalists and travel industry companies, with previous conferences generating some millions of online impressions.
This year's conference will bring over 600 delegates from across the globe and is an excellent opportunity for the Irish tourism industry, trade and travel brands to promote Ireland and engage with the world's most influential travel bloggers and leading digital content creators.
Failte Ireland Director of Marketing, John Concannon today emphasised: "This is a great opportunity to create a major impression to tens of millions of online followers as the TBEX delegates explore Ireland while they are here and share their experiences with the world.
You can follow some of their progress and gauge their impressions by following #TBEX from this Saturday when delegates begin to arrive.