The 2013 EMITT (East Mediterranean International Tourism and Travel) Fair set a new record with total 131.000 visitors including 58.920 tourism professionals and 72.080 holidaymakers from Turkey and the world.
The Director of Ekin Fair, Hacer Aydın states that EMITT is one of the world’s top five largest tourism fairs according to the number of exhibitors and visitors and it will rank among the top three in the coming years.
Country and counties creating a difference were awarded at the end of the 2013 EMITT Fair.
The 2013 EMITT Fair saw the participation of 67 countries, 10 tourism ministers, tourism ministry representatives of 42 countries and witnessed a record number of attendees, including tourism professionals, visitors and approximately one thousand of members of the press from Turkey and the world. The 2013 EMITT Fair ended with the traditional EMITT awards given to displays that add a colorful touch to the international organization.
2013 EMITT FAIR’S GUEST COUNTRY ARGENTINA
Picturesque country of Latin America, Argentina make the scene in EMITT fair.
Argentina covering a wide geographical area from north to south in South America will introduce its natural, historical and cultural riches at the 2013 EMITT Fair as the guest country. The latest link between Turkey and Argentina will be the 2013 EMITT Fair. There are no visa requirements between Turkey and Argentina.
Argentina will make the scene in the East Mediterranean International Tourism and Travel Fair (EMITT) as the guest country between the dates of 24th and 27th January 2013. Tourism professionals visiting the fair and visitors who want to learn more about Argentina will have the opportunity to explore the hidden treasures of Argentina which is one of the most colorful countries in Latin America.
*Don’t forget your tango shoes when coming to EMITT Fair
**/ Tango Classes in Emitt /**
Tango classes from the guest country Argentina
Argentina will be the guest country of Eastern Mediterranean International Tourism and Travel Fair EMITT, which is to be held for the 17th time this year in TÜYAP between 24 and 27 January 2013. The tourism professionals who visit the fair and visitors who wish to get know Argentina more closely, will have the opportunity to get tango classes on the stage, in addition to the chance to discover the hidden treasures of Argentina, one of the liveliest countries of Latin America.
70 countries meet at EMITT
The International Tourism and Travel Fair EMITT, which will be held for the 17th time between 24th and 27th of January 2013, is drawing interest from local and foreign tourism companies. The 2013 EMITT Fair anticipates setting a new record with its 4.500 participants from 70 countries.
EMITT Excitement Swept Through Tourism Sector
Turkey is 6th on the world tourism list, while EMITT became the 5th among tourism fairs.
In 2012 Turkey became the 6th most visited country in the world with nearly 30 million visitors, while the EMITT Fair, which plays an important role in the promotion of Turkey, took 5th place in the tourism fairs list, with the 128 thousand visitors it hosted in 2012. The East Mediterranean International Tourism and Travel Fair (EMITT), which will be held for the 17th time between January 24 and 27 in TÜYAP, was created by Ekin Fuar in the 1990’s, now considered the infancy period of the Turkish tourism, and it started a new era in tourism fairs.