Ulcinj, Montenegro (PRWEB) October 05, 2007
Becovic Holdings International announced today the public launch of UlcinjToday.com. The new website (http://www.UlcinjToday.com) will be the first Montenegro-based web portal dedicated to travel and tourism and general economic development in Montenegro's scenic Ulcinj coastal area.
"UlcinjToday.com will play a vital role in promoting the strategic economic development of the Ulcinj coastal zone," said Milica Medenica, Sales Manager for UlcinjToday.com, "the Montenegro coastal resort region centered in Ulcinj, is considered by the World Travel Tourism Council to be the world's #1 tour and travel growth market for the next decade. We wanted to make sure that the Ulcinj region is well positioned to take advantaged of this expected growth."
At launch, UlcinjToday.com provides information to website visitors about Ulcinj as a travel destination -- for individual travelers as well as tour groups, specialty travel experiences, conferences, and incentive meeting organizers. Things to do in the Ulcinj region, day-trips, excursions throughout Montenegro, all will be covered at the web portal.
The Ulcinj coastal region of Montenegro, has long been one of the top Adriatic travel destinations, among travelers in the region. Now, the destination is becoming increasing attractive for visitors originating from throughout Europe, the U.S., and from throughout the Mediterranean. Visitors are attracted by the natural beauty of Ulcinj's extensive beaches and rolling hillsides, as well as the region's remarkable 2,000-year history.
Ulcinj's temperate climate allows for enjoyable visits throughout the year. Ulcinj has also been a crossroads for Eastern and Western cultures, and to this day is still well-known by various alternate names such as Ulqin and Ulqini -- still popular because of those cultural influences still active in Ulcinj. The Ulcinj region has been a continuous settlement for more than 2,000 years, having been under the control at various times by the Romans, the Venice nation-state, the Turks, and free-ranging pirates, among others.
"UlcinjToday.com is also part of Becovic Holding's integrated business strategy for Ulcinj," according to Medenica, "Becovic Holdings is an investor in real estate and resort projects in Ulcinj, and Montenegro, and is evaluating investments in local operating companies. TravelUlcinj.com will undoubtedly help us as we knit our country strategy together here in Montenegro."
Becovic Holdings, Inc. is a privately-held U.S.-based investment organization, based in Chicago, with diversified interests in real estate development, property services, media, apparel, and tourism. The firm is affiliated with Becovic Properties and Becovic Management Group, related entities involved with real estate investment, development, and property management in the U.S., with properties in Illinois, Indiana and Arizona. Many of Becovic Properties' premium residential communities in the Chicago metropolitan area are situated just a short stroll from Lake Michigan, Lake Shore Drive, and downtown Chicago's entertainment, dining, and nightlife districts.
Becovic Holdings International began its investment in Montenegro with the purchase of the Hotel Mediteran Resort (http://www.Hotel-Mediteran.com) in Ulcinj in July 2005 from the Bankruptcy Court of Podgorica (Montenegro). A first phase of renovation work has been completed, and a major phase of new construction is moving through the permitting process. The investment move into Montenegro was motivated by the Becovic family's origins and extended family in the Ulcinj region. Asset management services for the property are provided by StoneCreek Partners LLC (http://www.stonecreekllc.com).
Further information about Becovic Holdings International is available by visiting the company's website (http://www.BecovicHoldings.com).
Sponsors and advertisers interested in working on co-promotional opportunities with UlcinjToday.com are invited to contact Becovic Holdings at the website referenced above, by emailing UlcinjToday.com, or by calling +382 (0) 85/403-124. Queries concerning this media release and news items for reporting or release concerning Ulcinj (also known as Ulqin and UIqini) on UlcinjToday.com may be made by contacting BHI press representative Adventure Entertainment iMedia (http://www.adventureEC.com).