NEW YORK -- The Austrian National Tourist Office here will be
hosting "Experience Austria" trade shows and workshops in
The road show will visit Denver, Chicago, Philadelphia and
Washington. Each seminar will begin with a trade show at 5 p.m.,
followed at 6:30 p.m. by a presentation of the Austrian National
Tourist Office and Austrian Airlines and a dinner and raffle at
Last year's average turn-out was about 150 guests per evening, a
tourist office spokeswoman said.
The workshops are open to agents and tour operators and are by
invitation only. Agents can contact the tourist office in New York
to be placed on the invitation list.
Raffle prizes will consist of various trips to Austria,
including land-only packages; hotel stays and performance tickets,
and an array of gifts such as Swarovski crystal items.
The "Experience Austria" road show schedule follows:Sept. 11, Denver
The Westin Tabor Center
1672 Lawrence St.Sept. 12, Chicago
171 W. Randolph St.Sept. 13, Philadelphia
Park Hyatt at the Bellevue
Broad and Walnut streetsSept. 14, Washington
The Westin Fairfax
2100 Massachusetts Ave.
For information, contact:
Austrian National Tourist Office
Phone: (212) 575-7723
Fax: (212) 730-4568