For more than 20 years, an independent jury of experts has been awarding prizes for outstanding publications in the field of travel and tourism. Since 2018, the ITB BookAwards have been presented in cooperation with the German Publishers & Booksellers Association in the field of communication and marketing. One of the categories is dedicated to the \"Guest of Honour of the Frankfurt Book Fair\", an award that is presented during the Book Fair - this year to travel books on the beautiful destination of Slovenia. The award ceremony will be attended by laureates Aleš Šteger, Eva Wieners, Daniela Schetar and Friedrich Köthe, as well as representatives of the publishing houses Piper, Reise Know-How, Naturzeit Reiseverlag as well as ITB Berlin and FBM. The \"Guest of Honour Category\" is a cooperation between FBM and ITB. https://www.itb.com/de/.
The award-winning works and their laureates participating in the award ceremony are:
Complete guide | Daniela Schetar, Friedrich Köthe | »Slowenien mit Triest – mit 15 Wanderungen«, Reise Know-How Verlag
Hiking guide | Eva Wieners | »Soča und Triglav Nationalpark – 45 Wander- und Entdeckertouren in Sloweniens wildem Westen«, Naturzeit Reiseverlag
Special travel guide | Aleš Šteger | | »Gebrauchsanweisung für Slowenien«, Piper Verlag