What is a DMO?
“In travel and tourism terms, DMO stands for Destination Marketing Organization. They represent destinations and help to develop their long-term travel and tourism strategy.”
Galena Illinois has a strong one, Greater Galena Marketing Inc. Their mission is to promote Galena Country and they do an outstanding job.
Where is Galena Country? In the Northwest corner of the state near the Mississippi River
What is Galena Country?
“Spot an eagle while hiking the trails overlooking the Mississippi River. Grab a bite to eat at one of our renowned restaurants. And that’s just the beginning. Galena Country also boasts some of the best vineyards in the Midwest. Plus, Main Street Galena has built a reputation of its own with art galleries, antiques stores, and eclectic boutiques all housed in beautifully restored 19th century buildings. Capture your story and what Galena Country has in store for you.”
Couldn’t have said it better! This description paints a wide picture of Galena: a destination that has something for everyone, including just plain fun!
Ansel Adams once said; “You don’t take a photograph, you make it.” Galena has a picturesque background at every turn and corner to make your own photographic memories. “…hosting well over one million visitors each year.” That’s a lot of photos!
Romantic tourism is very strong in Galena Country, from weddings to honeymoons to engagements and re-commitments. A lot of people get married in Galena, which means more memories made, more photos made to last a lifetime.
Galena’s B&Bs and guest houses have the perfect setting to experience Galena Country.
The B&B Team is offering a Galena B&B for Sale. Farmer’s Guest House is situated just minutes from Galena’s Helluva Half Mile. What’s that? More than 125 shops and restaurants, one door after another. A perfect location.
Built as the Farmers Home Hotel in 1867, this icon of hospitality in Galena is one of the few historic buildings in the downtown Galena National Historic District that is still fulfilling its original purpose. It has great curb appeal, and the interior is just as appealing.
When searching for a bed and breakfast to purchase there are many qualities, features and details to look for.
- Strong history of business
- Strong destination location
- Great place to live and own a business
- Well maintained building
- Room for growth
The Farmer’s Guest House has it all. Interested? For more information please give us a call.
Capture your story in Galena Country at your own B&B. Help create memories for your guests in an outstanding destination location that has it all.
Thanks for Listening,