The Councilor for Tourism has emphasized the firm commitment of the municipality with its presence in FITUR with its own stand after three years
This morning the inauguration of the International Tourism Fair, FITUR, took place and the activity at the Nerja stand has been uninterrupted. The mayor, José Alberto Armijo, has shown his satisfaction for participating in FITUR to "show all attendees, professionals and the public in general, the great potential of our municipality and the wide variety of tourism they can enjoy if they visit Nerja."
Armijo has expressed his gratitude ?to the municipal corporation, to the Cueva de Nerja Foundation and to the local business community for joining their efforts so that the presence of our municipality in FITUR is a reality today?, after presenting the immersive experience 'Discover Nerja', in which visitors can virtually tour the most emblematic spaces of the town, throughout the fair. For its part, the Councilor for Tourism, Gema García, has stressed ?the firm commitment that Nerja has made with its presence in Fitur with its own stand after three years. We have a lot to offer, since having a mountain and sea in the same municipality, at a very short distance, opens u
Next, the presentation of the gift box with the ?Plan B: Origins Nerja-Cueva? experience, by the Cueva de Nerja Foundation with the BCD Travel group, will be held, which will be marketed in the more than 400 agencies of the group Barceló, with the intention of seasonally adjusting visits to the cavity. The first Vice President of the Cueva de Nerja Foundation, José Alberto Armijo, was present at the presentation; the Manager of the entity, José María Domínguez; the representative of Avoris (Barceló Group), Andoni Uria, and tourist businessmen from Nerja.
Nerja, tourism and sport
The day has continued with the presentation of 'Nerja, tourism and sport' by the councilor of the area, Daniel Rivas, who said that "the good weather enjoyed by our town throughout the year, with an average temperature of 19 degrees, It facilitates the practice of any type of sport throughout the year. Therefore, Nerja makes a firm commitment to become a reference point for the preseason of teams of any sport, since the mild climate and the wonderful natural scenarios we have, we add top quality facilities ?.
The Councilor for Sports has been accompanied by the president of the Spanish Athletics Federation, Raul Chapado, and his vice president, Nerjeño Enrique López Cuenca, to present the 2020 Sports Calendar of Nerja, which highlights the Spanish Athletics Championship sub 14, as well as other athletic events such as the 64 Urban Race of Nerja, which is the oldest in Andalusia, the 36 Trophy of Athletic March, the Almijara Trail and the Christmas Mile. The calendar is completed by other sports such as the Baseball Memorial; the XV International Karate Trophy, the Crossing to Swim and the VI Climb to Los Castillejos.
At noon the singer Antonio Cortés has performed, while visitors have been able to enjoy the gastronomic tasting ?Flavors of our land? with the typical products of the town. Finally, it is worth mentioning the visit of prominent personalities such as the president of the Junta de Andalucía, Juan Manuel Moreno, the Minister of Tourism, Juan Marín, the ambassador of Sweden, Teppo Markus Tauriainen, the mayor of Malaga, Francisco de la Torre, and well-known characters, such as actor Edmundo 'Bigote' Arrocet.