Fairs

The power of Holy Week of Viveiro and Ferrol was presented at Fitur as an opportunity for cultural and gastronomic tourism especially in spring. The mayors of both cities presented at the International Tourism Fair an offer that proposes to both cities, and by extension, Galicia as perfect options for spring tourism. In the case of Ferrol, the city opted for the presentation of the Route of the Meninas of Canido, an artistic initiative that already has more than 200 paintings on the facades of buildings in the Canido neighborhood in Ferrol and which also has a Cultural event itself held in September. Some of the works can also be enjoyed in augmented reality thanks to a mobile app, Visuar (for Android and iPhone) that will allow us to see 18 of the digitized Meninas.

In addition, Ferrol was presented as an ideal tourist destination for active tourism, focused on practices such as paragliding or surfing. In this line has created a promotional video and a web www.ferrolactivo.es, with all the offer of activities and active tourism companies.

Holy Week of Ferrol and Viveiro

In addition, the only two Galician Holy Weeks were presented in Fitur, which have the recognition of Fiesta of International Tourist Interest, Ferrol and Viveiro, with special attention to the evolution of the fista over time.

Thursday January 19th, 2017
ferrol

Ferrol, cultural destination and Easter week in Ferrol and Viveiro, spring claims

The power of Holy Week of Viveiro and Ferrol was presented at Fitur as an opportunity for cultural and gastronomic tourism especially in spring. The mayors of […]
Thursday January 19th, 2017
Termatalia en Fitur

The presentation of Termatalia Fitur supposes the launch of the promotion of the new edition that this year returns to Ourense The International Fair of Thermal Tourism, Health and Welfare returns to Europe and will be held in Ourense (Galicia-Spain) on 20 and 21 September 2017 The presentation of Termatalia FITUR has meant the start of the international promotion of Termatalia 2017 that in this new edition returns to Ourense become the forum and point of convergence of the agents who work in the development of the world-wide thermalism. The good results of the business actions of the 2016 edition of Mexico have contributed to reinforce the main asset of the fair, which is the relational capital generated and in which are integrated the main sectoral associations of countries in Europe and America Latina who collaborate and actively participate in it. In the presentation the organizers of the fair were clothed by representatives of the public and private organizations that have contributed to position it as a global brand of thermalism, among which were not lacking the director of Tourism of Galicia, Nava Castro, nor the deputy director Of Turespaña, Rafael Chamorro, who emphasized the work of international diffusion that realizes this fair. Also intervened in this the president of Spas of Spain and ICTE, Miguel Mirones; The Deputy Minister of Tourism of Venezuela, Ali Padrón; The president of Tourism Porto and North, Melchior Moreira; The president of the Spanish Confederation of Travel Agencies (CEAV), Rafael Gallego; The president of the Cluster of Tourism of Galicia, Francisco González; The mayor of Ourense, Jesús Vázquez and the vice president of the Provincial Council of Ourense, Rosendo Fernández. They were also accompanied by the President of FEHGRA Argentina, Graciela Fresno, the President of Spas of Galicia, Antonio Garaloces, the Terriotrial delegate of the Xunta de Galicia, Marisol Díaz, and representatives of Procolombia. The presentation of the next edition was carried out by the director of Termataliam Alejandro Rubín, who highlighted the great values of the fair that position it worldwide: “relational capital, knowledge and business.” Development of the fair The 17th edition of this event will be held on 20 and 21 September and will bring together professionals from more than 25 countries. Having consolidated its role as a thermal bridge between Europe and Latin America, Termatalia goes one step further and broadens its scope of action by incorporating the markets of the Middle East and Asia Pacific. This means a network of 26 branches in 54 countries on 4 continents, which contributes to generate new opportunities among the agents integrated in the strategic network of Termatalia, which is highly specialized in this niche market.

The International Fair of Thermal Tourism, Health and Welfare returns to Europe and will be held in Ourense (Galicia-Spain) on 20 and 21 September 2017 The […]
Wednesday January 18th, 2017
forum gastronómico a coruña

A Coruña commitment to gastronomy in Fitur

A Coruña was present at the annual event in Madrid with a focus on gastronomy, with special attention to the celebration of the next edition of the […]
Wednesday January 18th, 2017
xantar en Fitur2017

Xantar, gastronomic showcase to discover Ourense

The international fair was presented in Fitur with a large institutional representation both Galician and international The 18th edition of Xantar, to be held in Ourense […]