Cricket as a Form of Alternative Tourism, EL.O.K

Corfu 2012

Greek Cricket Federation

Cricket as a Form of Alternative Tourism

The Greek Federation Cricket based in Corfu, beyond the development and diffusion of sport, active in recent years in promoting alternative forms of tourism, (athlitikou- conference) through the implementation of international sporting events. Important is the contribution of recent years in the development of tourism in Corfu, after only 2012, because of international competitions implemented, (European Championship Men, 2the International School Tournament "Giorgos Mpizos", World Tournament Men), Added on account of tourism on the island 10.000 nights. This result, Cricket illustrates that manages to attract each year, a significant number of visitors, while offering unique experiences and significant economic growth since the revenue for the city hosting major events is.