Local tourism figures join forces to target US
LEADING figures from Kerry's tourism industry have joined forces to promote the county at a major promotional event targetting US tour operators.
Representatives from Ballygarry House Hotel in Tralee, Crag Cave, Killarney Jaunting Cars, Tangney Tours Ireland, the Killarney Plaza Hotel and Spa, Muckross Park Hotel, Parknasilla, Randles Hotels, Rose Travel Chauffeur, Coach Travel and The Malton and Killarney Hotels all took part in the North American Expo at Carton House in County Kildare last week.
The event, organised by Fáilte Ireland in conjunction with Tourism Ireland in the US, welcomed over 40 North American tour operators who met with over 80 members and operators in the Irish tourism trade.
The North American operators were in Ireland to explore business opportunities for the 2014 season and beyond.