BONAIRE PROMOTED AT VITRINA DE ANATO 2015
The Colombian Association of Travel Agencies and Tourism organized the 34TH ANATO trade show, which took place from February 25th to the 27th at the International Business Center Corferias in Bogota. This tradeshow brought together tourism professionals, exhibitors, guests, national and international tourism business visitors to the biggest international tourism fair in Colombia.
The 34th edition has an attendance of more than 35.000 visitors. According to Mrs. Paula Cortes, Anato President the fair was more productive than 2014. It ended with 9173 business meetings with the participation of 329 Colombian companies and 421 wholesalers from 49 countries.
During the three days of the show this was visited by wholesalers, travel agents and media representatives. Bonaire had an eye catching booth. The Bonaire delegation at ANATO show, counted with the presence of Divi Flamingo Beach Resort, Eden Beach and representatives of Insel Air Curacao and Colombia. Insel Air was also promoting its new destinations Cali and Bucaramanga which will be connecting via Curacao to Bonaire. The new services are expected to start in the 3rd quarter of 2015.
In addition also Pullmantur was promoting Bonaire at the tradeshow, as it is now included in the itinerary starting September 2015. This is an additional exposure for the island and many of the visitors and travel agents were interested to know more about Bonaire’s unique selling points.