RCC powers Balkan Trafik! Festival, promotes cultural tourism
- 26 Apr 2019
SARAJEVO – 13th edition of the Balkan Trafik! Festival which promotes cultures of the South East Europe through theatre, literature, cinema, music, graphic arts, gastronomy, street art, and workshops is taking place in Brussels from 24 to 28 April 2019.
The RCC began cooperating with the Festival in 2018.
This year, under the auspices of its Tourism Development and Promotion Project
which is funded by the European Union, the RCC will support its organization
and join forces with the Festival to promote upcoming cultural tourism routes
running through the Western Balkans.
“South East Europe is rich in both tangible and intangible
cultural heritage which deserves all the promotion it can get and the Balkan
Trafik Festival is doing an excellent job at it,” said Dragana Djurica, RCC
Senior Expert on Competitiveness.
“Last year we were guests of the Festival and this year we
are introducing to the Festival audience new tourisms product in the Western
Balkans which build on Greek, Roman, Byzantine, Ottoman and Austro-Hungarian
heritage of the region, as well as on the art and design of the World War II
On 27 April, the Balkans Heritage Night at the Festival, the
RCC will run a promo stand and put up a photo exhibition featuring cultural
heritage sites and localities on the new routes.
RCC implement and EU Funded Tourism Development and
Promotion project works to develop and internationally promote joint regional
cultural and adventure tourism offer, bring more tourism to the region and
increase revenues and employment in the industry.