Dominica wins prestigious media award
Roseau, Dominica - (March 17, 2014) Dominica has won the prestigious Golden City Gate Award at the ITB Berlin, the world's leading tourism fair, for the second time.
This year Dominica has been awarded for the image film "Are You Breathing Dominica" in the category "Eco Tourism" and therefore succeeded against a range of International competitors: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tjrhQ7OdXZo.
The video features the rich health and wellness aspects Dominica offers highlighting the island use of natural resources to heal the aches and pains of the hustle and bustle of everyday living. Showing how easily a vacation to Dominica can help rejuvenate, soothe and relax mind body and soul fits perfectly to the niche markets Dominica is focusing – Nature, Adventure and Culture.
The award was received at the ITB Cinema by Dominica's Director of Tourism and CEO of Discover Dominica Authority Mr. Colin Piper, and the German Representatives - Mrs. Kirsten Boucard, Managing Director of Tropical Consult who is representing Dominica in the German speaking markets and Scandinavia, and Mrs. Patricia Massó, Director of Communication Tropical Consult.
The Tourism Media Award "The Golden City Gate" is an annual competition since 2001 at the ITB Berlin where outstanding tourism-related productions are awarded.