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Harvest Festival 2014 of Casablanca Valley

The Grape Harvest Festival will be held in the main square of the town of Casablanca on Saturday 26th from 13.00 to 22.00 and Sunday 27 from 12.00 to 20.00; It will involve more than 15 wineries that make up the Association of Casablanca Valley Viticultural AG which allow taste their recognized Sauvignon Blanc, Pinot Noir, Syrah and other red...

Breaking News: The Great Wine Capitals Global Network Market Survey “The Pillars Of Wine Tourism Performance 2013” is issued!

The Great Wine Capitals Global Network market survey, 2013 edition is already available!
This summary report " “The Pillars Of Wine Tourism Performance” highlights the wine tourism performance of GWCGN capitals.

Abstracts of the Survey for some of the Great Wine Capitals Global Network wine regions are also...

BRANSON SET TO ACQUIRE LUXURY ESTATE IN FRANSCHHOEK, SOUTH AFRICA

April 2014: Virgin Limited Edition, Sir Richard Branson’s worldwide luxury collection of award-winning retreats has entered into a preliminary agreement to purchase a new property - Mont Rochelle Hotel and Mountain Vineyard in South Africa, which would become the latest addition to the...

The Royals visiting New Zealand

The British Royals, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge continued their tour of New Zealand this past Sunday visiting Queenstown NZ’s Amisfield Winery and Bistro. With a menu fit for royalty, this dynamic couple enjoyed the wine and food pairings that make this Great Wine Capital so special!

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Tragic fire rips through Chile’s wine capital

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Wine Festival Research

Over the past decade, wine events and festivals have become increasingly important as tourist attractions and branding and promotional tools for wineries and wine regions. Despite the growing role of wine festivals and events, the study of wine festival attendees – who attends them and why – is still relatively limited.

The Christchurch/...

“oPORTOnity to Taste Porto"

On 18, 19 and 20 April, joining the initiative promoted by the Tourism of Porto and North of Portugal, Porto proposes another gastronomy weekend celebrating the richness of the gastronomy of the North of Portugal.
 
The star of this weekend is the Bacalhau D’Ouro, the new specialty of the city, created by five prestige chefs...

The 12th edition of the Best Of Wine Tourism contest is opened in Bordeaux!

Bordeaux has just kicked the 12th edition of the Best Of Wine Tourism contest! Applications are open until May 30, 2014.

The Best Of Wine Tourism Awards celebrate innovation and excellence in wine tourism throughout the ten greatest wine regions in the world, and provide an opportunity for wineries to promote their know-how....

Silicon Valley Immersion Program

The University of San Francisco, California, in alliance with Andes Wines announced this week the release of the first international innovation program of this industry, called "Silicon Valley Immersion Program with an Emphasis on Wine, Hospitality and Tourism Business Innovation" which will be implemented in...

Easter oPORTOnity 2014

This year, in Easter, the city of Porto invites you to experience…
The traditional Religious Easter celebrations.
Sweet food that requires your full dedication.
Unique and diversified events.
Accommodation offering you a rest of excellence.
Restaurants in which you may enjoy “Ancient Easter’s” or “Contemporary...

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