The Provincial Government of Ilocos Sur through the Provincial Tourism Office is now on its preparation for the World Tourism Week.
The province will be conducting street food festival on September 22-24, Ilocos Sur Bicentennial logo making contest and extemporaneous tour guiding on September 22, Abel Yloco fashion show and tourism appreciation night September 23, and street party September 24.
“We came up with these new set of activities to focus more on what the province can offer and everyone will be able to feel that they are a part of these,” Tourism Officer Mr. Ryan Astom expressed.
Contenders in the extemporaneous tour guiding contest should be familiarized and abreast of information regarding the different tourist spots and historical sites in the province. The students will also have a chance to showcase their talents in Computer Aided Drafting and Design or Auto-Cad through the Bicentennial Logo Making Contest. Also, the different artistic designs using abel iloco by our local designers will be featured through the fashion show.
One night will be allotted for the recognition of efforts and initiatives by the PGIS’ partners in development. The different stakeholders who contributed in the tourism industry of the province will be acknowledged through the appreciation night activity headed by Governor Ryan Singson.
“Local products will also be displayed on public. This is to advertise and introduce our OTOPS to our visitors”, Gov. Ryan added.
The Tourism Office is making the best way to promote the activity to attract domestic and international tourist in joining the pleasing activities prepared by the province. The event will last for three days starting September 22 this year. # Source - PIO Ilocos Sur