Brazil expects 9 million of tourists during this year

Brazil expects 9 million of tourists during this year

Brazil has registered a growth of international arrivals of 22.5% in the first quarter of this year, which has achieved a new record of influx of international tourists…

Brazil has registered a growth of international arrivals of 22.5% in the first quarter of this year, which has achieved a new record of influx of international tourists in the month of March 2011, with a total of 728,139 people who entered the country , representing an increase of 22.5% in relation to the same period of the previous year (594,280 people).

As detailed in a statement that has had access to this digital, these figures confirm the hard work of tourism promotion that from the Brazilian Institute of Tourism (Embratur) is taking place, estimated in addition to reach the 9 million of Visitors at the end of 2011 If this positive trend is maintained.

For the president of Embratur, Mário Moysés, this growth takes place in a scenario of increase of the air supply to Brazil. “Brazilian, European, American and Asian airlines have announced the launch of new frequencies to different Brazilian destinations such as Porto Alegre, Foz do Iguaçu, Brasília, Belo Horizonte, the northeast Capitals and Rio de Janeiro.”

Dominican Ministries set position on use of Catalina and La Saona Islands

The tourism authorities keep the islands Catalina and La Saona as a destination for excursions, not accommodation, according to the guidelines of the Community Tourism development Plan implemented five years ago in those areas and, in line with the laws Environmental that prevent large hotel facilities, because it is a natural park, said Luis Simó, vice minister of tourism…

The tourism authorities keep the islands Catalina and La Saona as a destination for excursions, not accommodation, according to the guidelines of the Community Tourism development Plan implemented five years ago in those areas and, in line with the laws Environmental that prevent large hotel facilities, because it is a natural park, said Luis Simó, vice minister of tourism.

The same approach points out the Ministry of Environment and Natural resources, an entity that through its Vice-minister, Daneris Santana, has explained that these tourist areas are being used by thousands of visitors, as well as their natural ecosystems, Based on a tourism that seeks the sustainable use of natural resources (sun, beach and sand).

On his side, the president of the National Association of Hotels and restaurants (Asonahores), Julio Llibre, said that the first thing is to define the right of those lands, because although he knows the government position has also heard of the claim of rights of Property over that area. Llibre favors that these islands are part of the tourist assets of the country.

Luis Simó reported that in Isla Saona a sustainable tourism model is applied, especially in the Mano Juan community, together with the Ministry of the Environment. There are also two ecological routes to Mano Juan and this community to the Laguna de los Flamencos.

For the president of the Asonahores, Llibre, the first thing is to establish the legal status on both islands, although it claims to be unaware of the legal status of these. The fact that it is a protected area does not mean that it cannot be a tourist asset under a special regime.

Daneris Santana indicated that tourism in these islands, in the National Park of the east in the general sense, seeks the sustainable use of the natural and cultural resources and the well-being of the people who live in the surroundings.

According to the daily book, thousands of tourists visit these places every year, foreigners and Dominicans. Hundreds of boats, families that offer food, information and other services to tourists, participating in the tourism business.

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