Good Practices

Good Practices

We collect, categorise and share Good Practice on Competitive and Sustainable Tourism among our Member Regions, since 2009.

Andalucia contribution to Tourism of Tomorrow Laboratory

The Tourism of Tomorrow Laboratory (ToT LAB) is designed to be an EU hub for gathering research, innovation, expertise, and data on tourism, in the framework of the Digitalisation and Safety for Tourism Platform.

More info about ToT LAB

More info about Digitalisation and Safety for Tourism Platform


Andalucía Lab


Andalucía Lab is a department of the Public Company Turismo Andaluz, dependent agency of the Regional Goverment of Tourism and Trade, which aims to achieve a more competitive destination, acting on the thousands of businesses that make up the tourism sector.

It works for the small hotel, restaurant, so that the professionals know how to sell online or how to leverage technology solutions in their businesses, in the belief that this transformation, from bottom to top, allows to build a destination whose competitiveness is sustainable in the time.

Research by Visit Flanders on Resident Attitudes Towards Tourism in Bruges


Worldwide visitor numbers in destinations are growing and even more growth is forecasted in the coming decades. In the European art city segment the increase of the number of visitors is expected to be even stronger. However, more and more we see negative newsabout crowding and the pressure on residents. VISITFLANDERSwants to investigate the carrying capacity in Flemish tourism destinations. This needs to be done from different angles:

Catalan "Tourism For All" Programme


"Tourism For All" Programme implemented by the Catalan Tourist Board, aims to:


-Provide Information for the traveller with special accessibility needs: - our website promotes the 25 destinations we currently have identified as accessible in our region, which include about 1.300  tourism resources

-Raise awareness of accessibility and inclusion among all agents of the Catalan touristic sector

Ligurian Tourism Plan to Offer Diversification also Enhancing Smaller Areas


The Ligurian Tourism Plan 2020, is developed in line with the 2017-2022 Italian Nations Strategic Development Plan.

One of the main themes of the national and ligurian tourism plan is about offering diversification also enhancing smaller areas.

International Exibition "Civilisation and the Mediterranean" in Cagliari as part of the "Heritage Tourism" Project by Sardinia Region


The Mediterranean, the meeting point of the oldest Civilizations, in an international exhibition that brings hundreds of artifacts and tools from the Neolithic Age to Late Antiquity in Sardinia.

A dialogue with many voices awaits its spectators in Cagliari, from February 14 to June 16, 2019, in two beautiful locations – the National Archaeological Museum and Palazzo di Città.

European Hiking Villages


German Speaking Community of Belgium is a new partner of the European Hiking Villages and is pleased sharing with the other NECSTouR members some information about it.


TTOO Approach to Sustainable Mobility


How TTOO approach sustainable mobility?

Trentino Guest Card


The Trentino Guest Card “holiday including experiences” is the tourist card that is valid throughout the region currently with members from 11 tourist sectors.

The Card includes unlimited use of all public transport (urban and rural buses and trains on provincial routes), access to more than 100 services such as museums, castles, attractions and many conventions and discounts on further services.

Barcelona Tourism Mobility Strategy (EMT)


The Tourism Mobility Strategy (EMT) structures a global analysis of the patterns of tourism mobility in Barcelona. The EMT has 12 concrete actions to facilitate the fit of tourism mobility with daily mobility to make the city more livable and sustainable.

Stakeholders involved: Tourism Department and Mobility Department from the Barcelona city council

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