Curaçao present at ‘Boot 2016’
WILLEMSTAD- Recently the Curaçao Tourist Board (CTB) together with various partners in the tourism sector participated at the 47th edition of the International Boat Show Düsseldorf, which is also called ‘Boot Düsseldorf’. This year a total of 247.000 visitors from 52 different countries participated during the nine day fair. This is an increase of 2.8% compared to the 2015 attendance. The objective of Curaçao’s participation was to promote the island as a diving destination.
This year was the 6th time that Curaçao participated at the fair that took place in Messe, Düsseldorf in Germany. The visitors of ‘Boot 2016’ had the opportunity to receive information at the various booths and also tour operators. Also, all dive aficionados were able to buy their diving and snorkeling equipment. The team did its utmost to present the most popular diving sites on the island and also to position Curaçao as a favorite destination for the tourist that is specifically looking for an impressive maritime world. Divers can explore a variety of unique corals, different types of fish, reef, hidden caves and sunken ships.
A special thanks goes to all the partners that formed part of the Curaçao team. These partners are Bahia Apartments, Blue Bay Resort Curaçao, Rancho el Sobrino, All West Apartments, Ocean Encounters, Lions Dive & Beach Resort, Dive´n Curaçao, GO West Diving, Sun Reef Village, Curaçao Divers and also Lagun Blou Resort. Sunscape Curaçao Resort, Spa & Casino and Acoya Hotel Suites & Villas cooperated with folders from their respective properties.