Goa has been awarded the best designed stall at the TTF Ahmedabad held on August 22-24, 2014 held at Gujarat University Exhibition hall. The award was received by Department of Tourism officials and presented by the organizers of Fairfest media Pvt. Ltd. The Goa stall design broke new paradigm’s to win the Best Decorated Stall award. Designed with multiple depths, and three dimensional work, the stall literally jumped to life besides giving a very realistic feel. The mammoth Aguada fort tower stood like an icon at the pavilion making it stand out from the crowd at the exhibition.
The Goa stall had the participation of more than 13 Travel and Trade operators from Goa, and saw a peak of more than 2000 holiday explorers during the public visiting hours, in addition to visits from trade representatives. The stall, done in classic Goan architectural style attracted keen eyeballs from members of the travel trade and general public, eager for a taste of Goa.
The three day fest has brought together a whopping 175 participants, including representation from 19 Indian states and nine countries. TTF is a part of India’s biggest network of travel fairs. The exhibitor profile included tourist organizations, State Govt. Tourism Depts., our operators, travel agents, hotels, resorts, adventure tourism, airlines, car rentals, railways, cruise liners, etc.
A trade and media evening was also organised at a prominent hotel in Ahmedabad, which was saw the participation of more than a 100 leading tour operators and media representatives. A cultural show profiling authentic Goan folk culture was also organised for the invitees, followed by informal interaction between Department of Tourism officials and members of Ahmedabad’s travel trade and media fraternity.