VisitBritain lists Harry Potter anniversary as 2017 tourism highlight

Published on : Monday, January 2, 2017

visitbritainVisitBritain, the British official tourism body, has listed several anniversaries and celebrations as the country’s tourism highlights in 2017, including the anniversary of the first Harry Potter book, China’s Xinhua news agency reported.

 

Among the highlights are also the 200th anniversary of the death of the iconic writer Jane Austen and the 125th anniversary of the first Sherlock Holmes publication.

 

A wide range of other celebrations, attractions and openings in both cultural and sporting fronts are also listed on the website of VisitBritain.

 

Tourism is Britain’s seventh largest export industry and third largest service sector, as well as a major job creator.

Tags:

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

*

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>

arrow2Follow TTW
 
facebook-logo  twitter-logo  LinkedIn_logo  stumbleupon-logo   rss_logo 
ttw_blogger_logo  ttw_blogger_logo  ttw_blogger_logo

ADVERTISEMENT

  • 02 WTM London 2018
  • 03 imexamerica 2018
  • 03 ITB Asia 2018
  • 09 ttfotm 2018
  • 10 Astana leisure 2018
  • 11 lodgingconference 18
  • 11 ttgincontri 2018
  • 12 plannersxtraordinaire 2018
  • 13 aite 2018
  • 13 bitf 2018
  • 14 Global Wellness Summit 2018
  • 14 SATTE 2019
  • 14 traveltechme 2018
  • 18 hospitalityqatar 18
  • 18 Hotel Management Asia Summit 2018
  • 19 bricsaconsulting 2018
  • 20 CITE_TTW 2018
  • 20 sahicsouthamerica 2018
  • 30 PATA

TRAVEL INDUSTRY EVENTS

Get our toolbar!
Review www.travelandtourworld.com on alexa.com