El Salvador strengthens its MICE position in Fiexpo
The Central American country participates in the International Market Fair of Meetings and Incentive Travels in Latin America and the Caribbean that brings together more than 215 international buyers in Santiago de Chile
El Salvador has been growing in the tourism market and especially in the MICE segment, the country is being promoted in the main international events, such is the case of Fiexpo, a show where they have made direct contact with the main buyers. To know more about the news, we have interviewed Karla Recinos, Country Brand Promotion Manager, Claudia Mancia, CIFCO Executive Director and Nathaly Zelaya, CIFCO Planning Chief.
Mancia commented: "A company should consider El Salvador because we have the best physical structure, we have the largest Convention Center in the region and our staff is highly qualified, we are fair experts and experts in meetings certified by international organizations."
"The connectivity is wide, we are a hub of Avianca, with direct flights to Bogotá and from there to the rest of the world."
"At the market level, we believe we have excellent conditions to continue growing in Chile, Argentina, Brazil and of course in the United States."
Karla Recinos said: "Our country is small, you can go from the beach to a volcano in minutes and in just a few days you can get to know the whole territory and its most important attractions".
"We work together with the private sector to have more places, we have 2,500 rooms in San Salvador with 4 and 5 star hotels, and we have other types of properties for all types of budgets".
"Those who visit our country can not miss our ideal beaches for surfing, our mountains and volcanoes that offer great experiences of adventure tourism and the coffee route".
Recinos added: "The differentiating element of El Salvador is our industrious, enterprising and happy people, El Salvador is recognized as the country of 40 minutes, because thanks to our geographical extension we can go from the beach to a volcano in just 40 minutes being able to meet the most important attractions in a few days El Salvador is small tours, great stories We want the world to know more about El Salvador, our wide gastronomy, our identity, culture, history, traditions and customs. the greatness of the unexplored. "
Nathaly Zelaya said: "On April 8, 9 and 10, 2019 in San Salvador, we will host the International Conference of Convention Centers of Latin America and the Caribbean, a very important event and we hope to have the most important executives of the continent. "
Nathaly Zelaya closed the note mentioning: "These steps are part of the country approach in which the national economy is managed, so participation in these events is key to publicize their products and at the same time expand their network of contacts and above all the main objective to concretize successful businesses ".