News

If you are a tourism business in Edinburgh and want to know what’s happening out there or who is doing what in the city or beyond, in the tourism space, you are in the right place.

ETAG colleagues collect information from a number of sources and presents them to you to increase your awareness on news that affect the tourism in Edinburgh and the sector as a whole. We also like you to tell us any news, or share information of successes or barriers that you have encountered that can help others

ETAG Autumn Digital Workshops and Events Sign up now available!!!

Posted on 1 September 2016

As the Summer Festivals finish up ETAG have launched our Autumn Programme of Digital Events – have a look at what is coming up! ETAG’s programme of technology events aims to keep businesses up to date and aware of the benefits to be gained from using technology – to help you grow and develop your business, to reduce overheads, […]

VisitScotland – online booking information for your business!

Posted on 22 August 2016

It has become vitally important to have a strong online presence in every part of the tourism industry – but nowhere is this more important than when working in the accommodation sector where being available to book online is essential. As well as using your own site to promote your availibity and offer online bookings […]

Edinburgh Festivals 2015 Impact Study

Posted on 12 August 2016

Have a look at this great independent research that confirms the huge contribution that Edinburgh’s Festivals make to the quality of life, international reputation and economic vitality of Edinburgh and Scotland. The latest study, which surveyed 29,000 people, shows that Edinburgh’s Festivals continue to be Scotland’s world-leading cultural brands, delivering significant attendance numbers through their unrivalled […]

New Edinburgh City FREE WiFi 

Posted on 21 July 2016

On the 21st July at the ETAG Business Briefing we heard from InTechnology the new city WiFi providers. It was fantastic to hear about what the plans are for the new WiFi provision and it was a great opportunity for those who attended to ask questions about it. The WiFi is aiming to be live […]

Check out the Edinburgh Festivals Survival Guide 2016!

Posted on 12 July 2016

VisitScotland has put together a great survival guide for Edinburgh’s Festivals. The guide has everything you need to know to get the most out of the eight summer festivals this year! Put together with Festivals Edinburgh the guide gives you all the hints and tips to have a great experience. The guide includes everything from […]

Check out the Edinburgh Tourism Showcase Video 2016

Posted on 8 July 2016

We really enjoyed the 2016 Edinburgh Tourism Showcase – the event was jam packed full of fantastic moments and great exhibitors showcasing their products. Some of the most memorable moments include the giant Apex Hotels duck, the incredible experience of Can You Escape’s portable escape room and the great zorbs from Rolling Haggis! There was an […]

2017 Year of History, Heritage and Archaeology!

Posted on 4 July 2016

Next year will build on the momentum generated by the current 2016 Year of Innovation, Architecture and Design as well as previous years including Homecoming Scotland 2014 and the Year of Food and Drink in 2015. Although it may feel far away, 2017 will be here before you know it – so before it arrives there […]

Edinburgh Tourism Showcase Success

Posted on 26 May 2016 by ETAG

Thanks so everyone who joined us at the Edinburgh Tourism Showcase on the 19th May in the Assembly Rooms. We had a fantastic day with loads of people through the door to see our fantastic 80 exhibitors! If you missed out on the day have a look at the @ETAG_UK Twitter page and check out […]

Are you confident in your Cyber Security?

Posted on 13 May 2016

We all work hard to build up our businesses and make them a success and to do this we usually use a range of IT equipment, software and the internet to advertise, promote and sell online. It is therefore really important to make sure we safe guard our businesses including taking into consideration cyber security. A large proportion of […]

Our Edinburgh – Come Visit Us at the Showcase!

Posted on 10 May 2016

The Spring weather has finally arrived and we can’t wait for the Edinburgh Tourism Showcase on the 19th May at the Assembly Rooms in Edinburgh. The exhibitor list is looking fantastic and we will of course be there to speak to you about all of the ETAG products and services including Our Edinburgh. If you haven’t […]