Minister of Tourism Sandra Naranjo held a meeting with Matthias Fekl, French State Minister, this Wednesday in order to promote the interest France has in strengthening the cooperation bonds in tourism between Ecuador and this european country.
Over 250 travel agents attended the on line seminar "Be an Expert on Cuenca", given by the Ministry of Tourism with the objective of training international tour operators on the country's top destinations and thus assure an effective sale of the destination Ecuador.
The Ministry of Tourism trained over a thousand tour operators around the world on four top destinations in the country: Tren Ecuador, Quito, Guayaquil and Cuenca in five languages: French, Spanish, English, German and Portuguese.
Galapagos Ecological Airport, located on Baltra Island, received the prestigious "LEED Gold" certification, granted by the US Green Building Council to the best sustainable constructions in the world.
The Ministry of Tourism participated in the new edition of the conference organized by the United States Association of Tour Operators (USTOA), held from December 4 to 7 in Boca Raton, Florida.