Tourist Chronicles 2009 Creative Festival launched in Bashkortostan
The RB Ministry for Youth Policy, Sports and Tourism, RB Tourist and Sports Union and RB Filmmakers' Union has announced accepting of applications for the 12th open creative festival Tourist Chronicles 2009.
The contest is aimed at popularization and further development of tourism in the region and exchange of experience in holding tourist events.
Members of tourist organizations both from Bashkortostan and from other regions of Russia cultivating different kinds and trends of tourism are allowed for participation in the contest.
The results of the festival will be announced on December 11, 2009. The winners will get diplomas, cups and valuable prizes.
According to the RB Ministry for Youth Policy, Sports and Tourism, this festival has been held since 1997. For many years, it used to be a best video and picture contest held at the end of rafting season. Since 2006, tourists of all trends of tourism have been participating in it.