What We Did This Month – May 2022

The month of May was busy as always. From new clients and projects to hosting events almost weekly, read on to find out everything we got up to this month…

Celtic Festival Press Trip, Barbados

Michael Collins of TravelMedia.ie travelled to Barbados alongside Celtic media from Wales, Scotland and Ireland on a press trip to experience the spectacular Celtic Festival.

The Celtic Festival is a vibrant music and food festival that celebrates the history between Barbados and the Celtic countries of Scotland, Ireland and Wales and all the areas of the world where the Celts flourish. More on the Celtic Festival can be found here.

Visit Valencia

TravelMedia.ie is delighted to be working with Visit Valencia, promoting the new route from Cork to Valencia which operates twice a week, and the current and existing route from Dublin to Valencia operating four times a week. The team will be working closely with the tourist board to promote the services through social media, paid advertising, PR and more.

Costa Blanca Trade Event

TravelMedia.ie had the pleasure of hosting a trade evening for Costa Blanca/APHA who travelled to Ireland as their last stop on their roadshow, promoting the Costa Blanca and Alicante region to the Irish travel trade. It was a very successful night with a fantastic turnout, full of networking, new conversations, new connections, and delicious food and cocktails in The Dean hotel.

Visit Greece Media and Trade Dinner

TravelMedia.ie invited members of the travel trade and media to enjoy an evening of networking, food and drinks in Dublin with Visit Greece. The tourist board were joined at the event by Visit Halkidiki, Visit Thessaloniki and Aegean Airlines. All suppliers gave insightful presentations and had everyone in attendance planning their next Greekend.

Finnish Embassy Event

Michael Collins of TravelMedia.ie attended the Finnish Embassy event where with the help of Finnair and Visit Finland, the embassy connected with Irish travel experts to discuss sustainable tourism in Finland. The group enjoyed some authentic Finnish delicacies and experienced a lively performance by Karen Egan.

Roadshow Preparations

TTR’s Annette McCann has been preparing in full swing for the upcoming roadshows in June where she will be representing and chatting about all things Barbados with agents around the country.

YouTube: TBEX 2022 North America, Lafayette Louisiana, USA

A new video promoting TBEX 2022 North America has been published on TravelMedia.ie’s YouTube channel. TBEX North America 2022 will take place in Lafayette, Louisiana, October 11th-14th 2022. TBEX USA is a travel blogger conference. TBEX Lafayette will be followed by Festivals Acadiens et Créoles. Attend TBEX USA 2022 to learn how to become a travel blogger and how to make money as a travel blogger. This video interview is with Jesse Guidry, VP of Communications, Lafayette Travel, Louisiana.

YouTube: TBEX Europe 2022 – Marbella, Andalucia, Spain

A new video promoting TBEX Europe 2022 has been published on TravelMedia.ie’s YouTube channel. Natalia Boveda, Marketing Executive for the Costa Del Sol Tourist Board speaks to TravelMedia.ie about the upcoming TBEX Europe 2022 event taking place in Marbella, Andalucia, a stunning region located in Spain.
TBEX Europe 2022 is taking place on June 6th – 9th and generally attracts 500-700 of the top travel and lifestyle creators from around the world. The conference features in-depth workshops and breakout sessions about Story Telling, Writing, Photography, Video Creation, Podcasting, SEO, and much more.

Join us next month to learn more about what the team at TravelMedia.ie got up to during the month of June!