Both counties have seen an increase since 2010.
The event is to help smaller towns and villages reach their full tourism potential.
Associate Editor of National Geographic Traveller, George Stone is just one of those attending.
The group were winners of a competition run in conjunction with Emirates, during Tourism Ireland’s sales mission ‘Down Under’ in late 2016.
Carlow has got the lion's share of the funding
The top international buyers are on a tour of Ireland's Ancient East
Today's workshop is suited to businesses in the tourism industry, retail businesses, festival and events organisers and community groups.
The museum will be free to visitors today.
The 2-day event is being held in the Lyrath Estate Hotel.
Fáilte Ireland installed two large structures in the form of a circular graphic panel on top of a base, on the Parade...