The new tourist season
on Wednesday, for the second edition of the Happy Hours Touristic, president Jean-Marc Gouin and the team of the tourist office of the Bastides Dordogne Périgord had convened in the hall of Beaumont their development partners, including local tourism and elected officials. The chairman recalled that the annual event is born from the desire to go and meet service providers and to accompany them in the start of the new season. A friendly moment to introduce themselves, exchange ideas and create links.
He recalled the changes of 2017 : the creation in January of the office of tourism in the form of a public establishment with industrial and commercial character (Epic), composed of 50% professionals and 50 % of elected officials and the input of Tremolat in the Community of communes that supply of new tourist interest. Pauline Gasseling, director of the office of tourism (OT), presented the new 2017 : the redevelopment of the tourist information offices with a corner for children and a shop with items with the logo of the OT ; a home screen for dynamic display and a new website to the scale of the country of Bergerac (pays-de-bergerac-tourisme.com), without forgetting the wifi points in each of the five tourist information offices.
In the region of the New-Aquitaine, project Terra Aventura is in the process of being finalised. This treasure hunt will allow the playful discovery of the heritage beaumontois this early in the season 2017.
Before the aperitif, the service providers present were able to ask their questions and make some reservations on the new commercial policy, among others, the sale of mugs, t-shirts, cookbooks… ” sales which will finance other activities for the development of tourism “, replied the president, while noting that for 2018, ” nothing is closed “.