City Breaks Press Event | Baltus Communications

City Breaks Press Events 2019

  • Monday 1 April 2019
  • Hilton Hotel Rotterdam – Holland
  • Tuesday 15 October 2019
  • Paris – France

Do you represent a:

  • city destination tourism board
  • transportation company
  • hotel chain
  • travel guide book publishing house
  • a travel brand or
  • another city trip related organisation…

… than the CITY BREAKS PRESS EVENT is the best opportunity for you to promote your city/airline/rail company/hotel chain/luggage brand etc. to (travel) journalists, bloggers and influencers. We have successfully organised this event 7 times before in the Netherlands and introduced the concept to British media in 2017.

In 2019 the event will take place in the Hilton hotel in Rotterdam for Dutch media and in Paris for French media and we welcome you to participate at one or both events.

The concept

Simple: we offer you the opportunity to meet a large share of the media at one event and on one location. Decorate your own table to your liking and have personal chats with the media – journalists, bloggers, photographers, influencers etc. – to set up potential collaborations, share what’s new and highlight your fortes.

  • one of the best visited thematic media workshops in The Netherlands and France
  • a one-stop-shop for them to meet with multiple destinations and brands on one day
  • your chance to gather many new contacts
  • great opportunity to set up collaborations and promotions
  • 100-125 attending travel & lifestyle media
  • 25-30 participants
  • incredibly efficient and practical!

Participating Organisations Up To Now

Frankfurt Hull
Wiesbaden Leeds
Kassel Manchester
Darmstadt Liverpool
Troyes Leipzig
Trier Basel
Caen Düsseldorf
Bratislava Luik/Liège
Dresden Liberec
Cities of Character in Catalunya

City trips very important segment

Did you know that the Dutch (population 17,1 million) take 3.1 million city trips per year, making it one of the most important segments within the travel industry! (source: NBTC NIPO Research).

The French (population 68,4 million) take over 100 million city breaks per year, that is an average of 3,4 trips  per pax per year (source: DGE SDT). For the City Breaks Press Event in Paris we have teamed up with our partner PR agency GroupExpression (, like us a PR agency specializing 100% in travel and aviation.

Watch our short video in which
we explain the concept of the event ➸


Cost of participation:

Rotterdam Paris
1 representative €875,- €975,-
2 representatives €925,-    €1.025,-

Prices are excl. 21% VAT (there is no VAT for EU cities with their own VAT number)

A special roomrate is offered by Hilton Rotterdam – 150 euro for Sundaynight 31 March and 150 euro for Mondaynight 1 April including breakfast and bookable via this link:

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