Business tourism, in addition to being an important source of economic benefits, is an excellent way to showcase a region and its heritage. If the first objective of a business trip is obviously professional, it is also often the opportunity to discover a city or a region. With JOOKS, take advantage of your run to let you be guided to the must-sees of your destination. In this article, we have put together our best routes in the cities most frequented by business travelers.
The British capital has a lot to offer and is regularly ranked as one of the most popular cities for business travelers. The City district is a major financial and business center and provides a large number of services for companies. But beyond the economic aspect, London is full of emblematic sites that it would be a shame to miss. For those who are in a hurry, our route The essentials in 5km will take you to discover the capital's must-sees, from Big Ben to Trafalgar Square. If you have a little more time, the longer 10km version will allow you to go deeper into your visit.
Bangkok is an ultramodern city and a hub of commerce in Southeast Asia, attracting more and more investors. Attracted by the stability of the infrastructure, the tax advantages but also the quality of life, many foreign companies decide to settle there. The business travelers are thus more and more numerous to invest in the Thai capital. And since in Thailand, work and pleasure are inseparable, take advantage of your stay to explore the city along the water with our Bangkok and its canals route, from the banks of the Chao Phraya to Jim Thompson's house.
If Paris is THE world tourist destination par excellence, the French capital is also one of the must-see places for business travelers. Paris has a lot to offer business travelers: an excellent public transportation network, a large hotel capacity, modern conference facilities, a wide range of dining options, and a rich cultural heritage. Our route The heart of Paris will beat in you... will take you to meet this exceptional heritage, from the Eiffel Tower to the Louvre Museum.
As a major hub in the Asia-Pacific region, Sydney is the embodiment of a business that places a premium on quality of life. The Central Business District is located on the waterfront and invites workers to combine productivity and well-being. Join the throngs of runners who take their lunch break to stroll through the district and discover the historic heart of the city on our Essential Sydney route. It will take you past iconic landmarks like the Sydney Opera House, George Street and the Museum of Sydney.
Often overlooked in favor of the more colorful Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo is nonetheless the best business city in Latin America. The economic heart of Brazil, the megalopolis hosts three quarters of the country's trade shows and conventions and generates nearly one fifth of Brazil's GDP. But São Paulo is also home to numerous historical monuments, parks, museums and an incomparable gastronomy. Explore the cultural side of the city with our Paulista Megalopolis route, which will take you from the São Paulo Museum of Art to the Praça da República, through Avenida Paulista - one of the city's largest and most famous thoroughfares.
Although it is one of the smallest countries in Europe, Luxembourg does not lack ambition. For several years, the Duchy has been seeking to enter the top 50 destinations for business tourism and it has given itself the means to do so: hypermodern infrastructures, a multilingual and multicultural environment and quality services. All of this in a setting worthy of a fairy tale, with a capital city surrounded by the Alzette River, perched atop a rocky peak. Our Must-See route will guide you through the most emblematic places of this ideal place to combine business, culture and relaxation.
Milan is not only the capital of fashion, but also a business metropolis and home to a large number of internationally renowned companies. Strategically located between northern and southern Europe, the Lombardy capital has become a popular destination for business travelers. The Italian way of life and the great cultural wealth of the city are also part of its appeal. Discover all the secrets of Italy's second city with our route From the center to the Navigli, which will take you from the Duomo to the famous La Scala theater.
As the world's leading destination for business events and meetings, and the best destination for meeting tourism in Europe, Madrid is accumulating awards and proving that the Spanish capital is attractive. The north of the city, and more specifically the ZACA district, is becoming a world-class business hub. But it would be a shame to limit ourselves to this area when the royal city has so much to offer. From the Paseo del Prado to the Almudena cathedral, visit the center of Madrid from top to bottom with our Centro #2 route. Along the way, you'll pass the Espacio Fundación Telefónica, the Basilica of San Miguel and the Casa de Cervantes.
A megacity in constant metamorphosis, New York is the city of business tourism par excellence. As influential economically as it is culturally, the Big Apple offers a dynamic, diverse and efficient environment for business travelers, as well as numerous options for entertainment and cultural activities. With our route A tour in New York City, you'll get up close and personal with New York's most famous landmarks, including Central Park, MoMA and Times Square.
Renowned as a first-class business center, Geneva has a significant economic potential as well as numerous investment opportunities. Nicknamed "the smallest of the great capitals", the city of Calvin has a business district in its image, international but on a human scale. Nestled between the Rhone River and the historic heart of the city, the district enjoys a central location that makes it easy to explore the city. Our short route In the center of Geneva will guide you there, while commenting on the places of interest, from the Old Town to the Kings' Cemetery.
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