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ITAA Conference in Porto - Vista Alegre, a very special evening

24th October 2017 - 5:00pm

The tour concluded with fine Portuguese dining and wines and a very special performance from the amazing Father and son Fernando and Fernando

The tour concluded with fine Portuguese dining and wines and a very special performance from the amazing Father and son Fernando and Fernando

Following a very successful conference day, ITAA delegates were treated to a visit to the Vista Alegre. The Vista Alegre Historic Museum reunites the History of the company created by José Ferreira Pinto Basto, the evolution of the factory and of its collections throughout almost 200 years of existence, as well as the emblematic connection between the factory and the people of Ílhavo. The tour concluded with fine Portuguese dining and wines, and a very special performance from the amazing father and son Fernando and Fernando.


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The tour concluded with fine Portuguese dining and wines and a very special performance from the amazing Father and son Fernando and Fernando
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Peter Freidrich (Travelcube) with Katherine Mc Donnell (Spanish Tourist Office Dublin)
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Cormac and Maureen Meehan (ITAA President)
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Visit to Vista Alegre a very special evening. — Declan Power, Niamh Maria Waters, Isabel Harrison and Michael Collins
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Desmond Abbott, Deirdre Sweeny, John Mc Kibbin and Ciarán Mulligan
ITAA delegates were treated to a visit to the Vista Alegre
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Olwen Mc Kinney, Don Shearer and Marie Mc Carthy
Man in Black is twinkle toes Jim Tobin
Michael and Catherine Bowe
Paul Sexton and Michaela Banks
Dave Hennessy, Isabel Hunt, Ivan Beacom and Declan Power
The hardest working team on the night: Celina Tavares (Portuguese Tourist Office), Marie Rigney (Limelight Communications) Lorraine Dunne and Jean Maxwell (ITAA)
Jean Maxwell (ITAA) with John Galligan (John Galligan Travel)
Noeleen and Gerry Lynch with Don Shearer
Party table!
ITAA delegates were treated to a visit to the Vista Alegre

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