Tag: tourism

A safe and new way to explore Europe

The pandemic pressed a long pause on travels, visits (museum, concert, food testing, and more), film projection (cinema or outdoor) and to many other hobbies we have! Fortunately, in many European countries, initiatives have been developed during and after the lockdowns. It allows the citizens to keep digitally thriving of those activities: It is possible READ MORE >

Your Local Guide: ICT and tourism getting closer year by year

The tourism sector is witnessing a constant change in its strategies and in the way it works. Nowadays it is mainly developed online and new digital skills are required to enter competitively the sector. Moreover, tourism has a huge potential to generate economic growth and create jobs, in fact, in Europe the sector supports 25 READ MORE >

YOUR LOCAL GUIDE: Digital skills for senior tourism experts

The past 28th and 29th March, the European Digital Learning Network took part at the 2nd transnational partners meeting of the project “Your Local Guide”. The meeting took place in Ruse, Bulgaria, hosted by the Ruse Chamber of Commerce and Industry (RCCI). The project is funded within the framework of Erasmus + of the European READ MORE >

Rethinking rural tourism through Augmented Reality: The AUREA4RURAL project

Augmented Reality gives the possibility to enhance search experiences by providing engaging and interactive information. With innovative mobile apps, these augmented experiences can be extended to travelers, easing their travel search and building up trust. According to the experts’ opinion embracing the power of Augmented Reality can boost the travel and tourism industry. DLEARN, as READ MORE >

AUREA4RURAL : Novel digital tool and embedded learning approach for the use of augmented reality in rural tourism and related sectors

AUREA4RURAL aims to create an innovative digital Augmented Reality platform for the rural tourism sector along with a training content according to the competences of the staff working in this sector businesses: managers of public Natural Parks, rural hotels and restaurants, companies providing leisure activities, culture or environment departments from rural towns and villages. This READ MORE >