Argentina will be ‘Guest Country’ in La Cité du Vin 2019

Our country, invited by the Cité du Vin, promote wines and tourist attractions in each region, in an exhibition of 750 meters
specially designed La Cité du Vin, a cultural infrastructure Unpublished dedicated to wine as a cultural, universal patrimony and live It offers a trip around the world through the ages, in all cultures of France.

As part of the Tourism Fair Top Resa ITFM, Secretary Government Tourist Office, Gustavo Santos signed an agreement with the
representatives of the Cité Du Vine (Museo del Vino), Sylvie Cazes and Philippe Massol, that Argentina is “Guest Country” at the Museum Wine, where also the Bordeaux Wine Festival takes place.

The signing of the agreement the governor of Jujuy participated, Gerardo Morales; Argentine ambassador to France, Mario Veron War; he president of the Argentina Chamber of Tourism, Aldo Elias; Secretary Tourism Aquitaine region of France, Michelle Durrieu; Minister Tourism Misiones, José Maria Arrua, the Secretaries of Tourism Jujuy, Federico Posadas and Salta, Estanislao Villanueva.

Santos said that “Argentina will be represented by its wines in France, we will be accompanied with all regions of our country with all the Argentine wine regions, a breeze Argentina wine tourism throughout the geography and diverse landscapes “. “We will invite WOFA, the Argentine tourism private sector and our Chancellery”. “The presence of Argentina in the Wine Museum of Bordeaux contribute to “position our wine culture in the world.” he ended.

Argentina’s participation as guest country will be for three months, from August to October 2019, and allow you to make an exhibition. Rentals in the Wine Museum, the inclusion of the country brand in all dissemination and signposting of the permanent exhibition, tasting of its products and its gastronomy in a series of actions exclusive by Argentine chefs and aimed at businesses and concerning the sector.

Notably, the Bordeaux Cite Du Vin has invited Argentina giving free spaces in a gesture of unprecedented cooperation between
Argentina and the Aquitaine region of France and will be sponsored by the World Tourism Organization.

Bordeaux in a village two kilometers away established over the Garonne River, hundreds of thousands of visitors expected will
the chance to meet winemakers and entrepreneurs as well as taste try their wines following a real journey to discover the
different wine appellations of Bordeaux Wine School Bordeaux, with its introductory sessions, will welcome the visitors and wine lovers in your completely renovated pavilions.

Gustavo Santos met today at the stand of Argentina in Top Resa, with Tour French operators to discuss issues regarding connectivity Air and evaluate the tourism market in this country for promotions and sell tour packages to our country.

Santos met with the director of development for Latin America Line the group Les Maisons du Voyage (Le Figaro), Bernard Bonnet, Argentina is the main destination of this tango agency sales volume and business figures. Customers for the professional segment higher. Marketed primarily as our destination. Then, he received the head of production in Latin America TUI France, Jorge Partida; this company is the largest in this market with the greatest volume sales to Argentina.

Meeting with Air Carriers 

Finally, Santos met with officials from Air France and Joon Jean-Michel Mathieu CEO Joon, Alexandre M. Patrick, EVP Sales and
AF KLM alliances and M. Henri Hourcade, SVP Caraïbes Océan Indien et Amérique Latine AF KLM. JOON (filial “Millennials” AF KLM) started officially operating in December 2017 and European flights He will from May, launched its first long route Paris route / Strength.

During the meetings accompanied him governor of Jujuy, Gerardo Morales; Argentina’s ambassador in France, Mario Veron War; the promotion director of the National Institute of Tourism, Florence Grossi; Minister of Tourism of Misiones, José María Arrua; he Secretary of Tourism of Salta, Estanislao Villanueva, his pair of Jujuy, Federico Posadas, and promotion director of Ente Tourism Buenos Aires, Karina Perticone.

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