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More than 200 enogastronomic activities make Xantar an essential annual event with gastronomy. The International Gastronomic Tourism Fair, which takes place in Ourense between February 1st and 5th, reaches its most important edition in this edition, with exhibitors from 11 countries and Panama as a guest country. Expourense thus becomes the epicenter of wine and tourism, bringing together 232 exhibitors (10% more than in the previous edition) from Spain, Portugal, Costa Rica, Mexico, Ecuador, Paraguay, France, Peru, Cuba, Argentina and Panama. As a guest country, it participates with an important professional delegation of about 40 people, including chefs, government representatives and hoteliers.
Among the objectives of promoting a destination through gastronomy led the organization to create the “I Workshop of Gastronomic Tourism” in which tour operators will attend the presentation and will hold B2B meetings with representatives of the different enogastronomic destinations present.

In addition, Xantar 2017 has a total of 15 restaurants from different countries and bordering communities such as Asturias and Castilla y León, as well as the Galician cuisine itself, which together offer 21 menus with prices between 14 and 30 euros that show native products And quality, as well as special menus.

Tastings and showcooking
The program of Xantar is completed with the tastings and showcookings that are held in the three gastronomic classrooms, as well as a tasting room, a Wine Túnel and, as a novelty, the Túnel do Queso where there will be a sample of the winners in The last Galician Cheese Tasting organized by the Xunta de Galicia.
The program of showcookings is complemented with parallel activities such as the IV Meeting of Gastronomic and Tourist Bloggers in which more than 20 bloggers from all over the Peninsula participate or the International Encounter of Confraternities that will reunite more than 40 entities from several countries.

Thursday February 2nd, 2017
inauguración Xantar

Xantar celebrates its most international edition with Panama as a guest country

More than 200 enogastronomic activities make Xantar an essential annual event with gastronomy. The International Gastronomic Tourism Fair, which takes place in Ourense between February 1st […]
Thursday January 19th, 2017
presentacion grupo

Enotourism Galicia and Galicia, family destination, two brands to promote the specialization of Destino Galicia

Clúster Turismo de Galicia presented both projects at the Galician stand in Fitur The two brands, launched last year, will continue their development in 2017 to […]
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
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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 […]