opens Today in Madrid one of the largest international tourist exhibitions – FITUR 2014 (Feria Internacional de Turismo) opens. This year the exhibition will occupy eight pavilions of the Madrid exposition center IFEMA. On traditions, an exhibition Asturiysky prince Felipe will open.
In 2014 the total area of an exhibition was reduced to 54.000 sq.m, but at the same time, the quantity participating firms and the companies increased. This year 9500 companies will take part in an exhibition from 165 countries of the world.
Some countries, such as Equatorial Guinea, again to return to Madrid with official representation. Besides, exhibition areas of the countries of Latin America and Africa will increase.
As expected, the exhibition will be visited by about 200.000 professionals of travel business. The first 2 days of FITUR it will be open only for professionals, but since Friday, any wishing can visit an exhibition.