Successful presentation of the destination Cuba at the Finnish tourism fair "Matka 2018"

Helsinki, January 23rd, 2018. Thousands of Finns and visitors from different continents, along with exhibitors from 83 countries and travel agents from all over the world had the opportunity to approach the many benefits that Cuba offers as a travel destination during the tourism international fair MATKA 2018, the largest event in this sector in northern Europe, which took place between January 18th  and January 21st in this capital.

As usual in this important event, the Cuban stand, identified by the advertising campaign "Authentic Cuba", which promotes the most genuine values ​​of Cuban culture, was among the most visited. Important Finnish press media that covered the event published images in the foreground of the Cuban promotional space.
The Cuban Ambassador to Finland, H.E Mr. Eduardo Lazo Pérez, attended the opening ceremony of the Fair and met at the stand of his country with representatives of the Cuban Ministry of Tourism (MINTUR) and the Meliá and Iberostar hotel chains, led by Jesús García Márquez, Counselor in charge of tourism affairs at the Embassy of Cuba in Sweden.

At the same time, the presence of Cuba was also felt at the fairgrounds through a stand organized by the Finland-Cuba Friendship Association (Report: Embassy of Cuba in Finland).