The ''Cuban Night'' entertained the participants in the 39th edition of the 2018 World Travel Market International Tourism Fair, the largest event of its kind in Europe. With the presence of Cuban Minister of Tourism Manuel Marrero and the Cuban ambassador to the United Kingdom, Teresita Vicente, the evening was inaugurated by the Tourism Office in the United Kingdom for the delegation of the Caribbean nation and other participants in the Fair, which is taking place until Wednesday at its usual venue, diplomatic sources confirmed on Tuesday.
The Cuban Embassy highlighted hashtags such as #Autentica Cuba and #CubaTravel on its Facebook page, where it also shared photos of the 'Cuban Night'. As part of the event, organized by the Cuban delegation, Havana's tourist potential in the framework of the city's 500th anniversary was updated. Matanzas, Cuba's keys, Holguín and Santiago de Cuba, as major regions of interest for the English market, are also in the focus of activities. The delegation to the London Fair is also composed of representatives of the hotel chains Gran Caribe, Islazul and Cubanacan, associates like Iberostar, Melia Hotels International, Blue Diamond, Valentín, NH Hoteles, Grupo Muthus, Accor, Roc Hoteles; Grupo Empresarial Viajes Cuba, the receiving agencies Cubatur, Viajes Cubanacan, Havanatur and Ecotur; as well as the business group Caracol.