Atta ~ The African Travel & Tourism Association has launched its first ever photograph competition, aimed at exhibiting the talents of Atta members, promoting Africa, and getting a number of different takes of what “Africa in the New Year” means to each of their members.
Launched on the 20th of January, voting is taking place via an album on Facebook, where the photos are collecting ‘likes’. The winner will be announced on the 31st of January 2014 and will host a live webinar to tell the story of their African product.
By hosting this competition on a social networking site, Atta aim to fulfill their mission statement by creating a positive image of Africa and a greater awareness of Africa as a travel destination . Atta also hope to increase dialogue between the experts and the general public.
Entrants and their captioned photographs are (to view the original images visit the Atta Competition Facebook page HERE):
About the Atta
Atta ~ The African Travel & Tourism Association is a trade association that promotes tourism to Africa from all corners of the world. Recognised as the Voice of African Tourism, Atta serves and supports business leaders in Africa representing the elite buyers and suppliers of tourism product across 22 African countries. With over 530 members, Atta acts as Pan-Africa’s largest network of tourism product covering not only accommodation, transport and travel specialists in Africa, but a formidable selection of tour operators, representation and PR companies in Europe, USA and worldwide promoting tourism to Africa.
Tourism Tattler is proud to be an accredited Media Partner to the African Travel & Tourism Association.