Oaxaca stand is inaugurated in Tianguis Turístico 2023
Published by EL UNIVERSAL Oaxaca on March 27, 2023
The governor of Oaxaca, Salomón Jara, has inaugurated the state’s stand at the Tianguis Turístico 2023, a leading tourism event in Mexico City. The stand features 55 areas promoting Oaxaca’s tourism industry, including tour operators, service bars for magical towns, tourist routes, protected natural areas, and specialized segments.
Governor Jara was joined by officials including the Secretary of Tourism of the Federal Government, Miguel Torruco Marqués, and the Head of Government of Mexico City, Claudia Sheinbaum Pardo, to cut the ribbon for the stand.
The stand has 350 square meters showcasing the cultural and gastronomic expressions that distinguish Oaxaca. The space features four traditional cooks from the Mixteca, Istmo, Cuenca del Papaloapan, and Valles Centrales regions and seven Mezcal organizations, Handicrafts from Oaxaca, and artisans of black clay from San Bartolo Coyotepec, alebrijes from San Martín Tilcajete, textiles from Teotitlán del Valle, Santa Ana del Valle, San Lucas Ojitlán and San Juan Colorado, and a coffee farmer in the Pluma Hidalgo area.
The stand also has areas for activations, which the Oaxaca government says will project the cultural and gastronomic expressions of the state. The Oaxaca stand has been designed to create a prominent and productive presence during the Tianguis Turístico de México 2023, which represents the most important platform for business meetings with the main tour operators and wholesale agencies that offer the country.
The government of Oaxaca has launched a comprehensive promotion strategy for the state’s tourism industry with the brand “Oaxaca, land proud of its roots.” Saymi Pineda, the Secretary of State Tourism, said the stand reflected the diversity of the eight regions of Oaxaca and projected all its beauties, emphasizing that tourism in Oaxaca has an intercultural perspective.
Finally, Pineda announced that the Barranca Larga-Ventanilla highway would be inaugurated in August, and the Puerto Escondido airport, with an investment of more than 2 billion pesos, would become international, which would allow better connectivity with other nations.
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