Cuba participates in International Tourism Fair in Madrid

Cuba participates in International Tourism Fair in Madrid


Prensa Latina

 Cuba participates in the International Fair of Tourism FITUR 2018 which takes place up to January 21 in its habitual head office in Madrid. 

The delegation of the island is headed by the Cuban Minister of this sector, Manuel Marrero, details an official statement expressed by this Ministry in the biggest island of the Antilles. 

At the same time, are members of the entourage managers of the main hotel chains, as well as the associates Melia Hotels, Iberostar, Blue Diamond, among others. 

They also participate the management higher organization Viajes Cuba and Cubasol. 

In this occasion are include Cuban Medical Services (SERVIMED) and the chain of stores Caracol, this last one represented by the traditional cigar maker Jose Castelar Cairo (Cueto), who possesses several records Guinness to elaborate the longest Havana cigars in the world. 

In the context of the fair will be present the mean European and Canadian tour operators. 

The Spanish market, is very important to Cuban tourism since last year this segment reached a 10.5 percent increase as a source of tourists toward the Caribbean nation, emphasizes the official statement of the Cuban Ministry of Tourism. 

This year we will continue working to diversify the touristic product that is current marketed with a view to improving that market.