Curaçao is one of the most notable destinations during the ‘Vitrina Turistica ANATO’ 2015 in Colombia
WILLEMSTAD- Recently, the Curaçao Tourism Board (CTB) was part of the 34th edition of the ‘Vitrina Turistica ANATO’, which took place in the Oscar Perez Guitierrez Conference Hall in Bogota, Colombia. Besides being well represented, Curaçao shone with one of the most attractive stents during the expo. This expo was visited by approximately 30.500 visitors.
The Asociación Colombiana de Agencias de Viajes y Turismo – ANATO is the organizer of the Vitrina Turística, which has been consolidated as the most important event of tourism in Colombia.
ANATO is a non-profit organization that represents, defends and promotes the interests of the tourism and the Travel Agencies in Colombia. One of the main goals is to promote the work of the Travel Agencies in the country. The first version was made in Popayan with the participation of 20 exhibitors and year after year has been established as the most important place for sellers and buyers of tourism products and services.
Since the early 90s Bogotá became the main Venue that annually would host professional exhibitors and visitors of the Vitrina Turística, that currently takes place in the International Exhibition Center – Corferias as a meeting where all tourism representatives and Travel Agencies in Colombia know, promote and sell their products and tourism services. In addition, the Vitrina Turística promotes the revitalization of inbound tourism and the generation of massive flows to participating countries.
CTB used the opportunity to promote Curaçao’s open air activities and aquatic sports like diving and snorkeling. Curaçao’s gastronomy was also well represented. An invitation was extended to all those visitors to the various events and activities taking place in 2015. These events are: Curaçao International Film Festival Rotterdam, Curaçao International BlueSeas Festival, Viva La Musica Latina Curaçao 2015 Concert, the 6th edition of the Curaçao North Sea Jazz Festival and KLM Curaçao Marathon.
The hotels which participated at the ANATO 15 are: ACOYA Hotel Suites & Villas, Hilton Curaçao Resort, Sunscape Curaçao Resort, Spa & Casino, Sonesta Kura Hulanda Village & Spa, Renaissance Curaçao Resort & Casino and Santa Barbara Beach & Golf Resort Curaçao.