During a special Bastille Day (14 July) industry luncheon celebration in Sydney, the prestigious National Order of Merit Medal was presented by Mr Patrick Benhamou, Regional Manager ATOUT France to the Scenic Group in recognition of its longterm commitment to driving tourism to France. FranceRiver cruiseScenic Group “We are honoured to be presented this prestigious medal whilst celebrating a day of such national significance to the French people. In the years since we commenced operations we have brought tens of thousands of guests from around the world travel to France, to experience all of the cultural, historic, culinary delights and beauty this country has in abundance”, said Anthony Laver, Scenic Group General Manager of Marketing, Australasia.The Scenic Group, parent company of Scenic Luxury Cruises & Tours, Evergreen Cruises and Tours and Scenic Eclipse, has invested in 3 Space-Ships and 1 Emerald Waterways Star-Ship to cruise the waterways of Southern of France, the Seine and the Bordeaux regions. Scenic was the river cruise line to create an exclusive on board cooking school – Scenic Cullinaire, giving its guests the opportunity to experiment and explore the unique culinary experiences that only France has to offer.
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