Oaxaca prepares to receive #Guelaguetza2023 with the visit of the Secretary of National Tourism
Published by Redacción | Agencia Oaxaca Mx on July 16, 2023
In a vibrant display of cultural enthusiasm, Saymi Pineda Velasco, the Secretary of State Tourism of Oaxaca, warmly welcomed Miguel Torruco Márquez, the Secretary of National Tourism. The two officials rendezvoused at the iconic Benito Juárez market in the City of Oaxaca, a place known for its culinary delights, cultural heritage, and the infectious joy of its people. The purpose behind this visit was to commemorate the grand celebration of the first Monday of the Hill, an age-old tradition deeply rooted in the region.
Brimming with excitement, Pineda Velasco and Torruco Márquez will join in the festivities and revel in the splendor of #Guelaguetza2023, an internationally renowned event that exemplifies the spirit of Mexico. During his stay in Oaxaca, the federal official intends to familiarize himself with the evolution of this celebration and its impact on local tourism. Additionally, they seized the opportunity to explore the Food and Crafts Market, where they emphasized the significance of supporting local families by purchasing artisanal products.
Secretary Pineda Velasco expressed gratitude for the warm welcome and camaraderie extended by Torruco Márquez, underscoring the importance of fortifying tourism in Oaxaca and promoting its cultural abundance. Similarly, the national tourism secretary expressed his contentment in witnessing the Guelaguetza and proudly acknowledged the diverse cultures converging in this extravaganza.
Miguel Torruco Márquez’s visit to Oaxaca reinforces the Mexican government’s commitment to promoting and safeguarding cultural traditions while propelling tourism as a catalyst for economic progress within the state. Events like the Guelaguetza inspire the curiosity of both domestic and international visitors to uncover the splendor and diversity of Mexico.
The Secretary of State Tourism and the Secretary of National Tourism will continue their journey, undoubtedly continuing to extol the culture, cuisine, and customs that render this region an unforgettable tourist destination.
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