Cairo, Egypt, April 15, 2012 --(PR.com
)-- Shining star of Egypt, Alexandria has been confirmed as the host of two of the most prestigious events in the tourism calendar sponsored by www.egyptlastminute.com.
First up, Cairo will host the Route Development Forum later this year, while the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) Global Summit will follow in 2013.
Both events follow a string of exciting developments in Egypt as it continues to assert its tourism credentials on the global stage.
After a very successful World Routes at ITBerlin, the event was officially handed over to Egyptlastminute.com Company in October last year.
Speaking at the press conference in Berlin Mohamed Yousef, chief executive of Egypt Last Minute Company said: “World Routes is the aviation event of the year, as it brings together airlines, airports and tourism authorities, and acts as a platform for airlines and airports to investigate route opportunities, as well as identifying areas for ongoing business development.
“We are delighted and eager to showcase to this audience of aviation experts and professionals, Alexandria pearl of mediterranean: an attractive and dynamic destination, with the business and leisure potential that ensure a successful and sustainable route from airlines.”
Alexandria is one of the world’s richest cities and fast becoming one of its top destinations, equally accessible from Europe, Asia and Africa.
Among the many attractions Alexandria has to offer are the parks, fountains and beach of the Corniche, the Grand Mosque and king Farouk park, alongside Momtazha gardens.
For more information on what is on offer in the emirate check out www.egyptlastminute.com