Tourists already started their holidays
Argentina, January 1, 2013
On the first day of the year, the Retiro bus terminal was filled with tourists who escape from the city and the heat. The Ministry of Tourism of the Nation estimates that there will be 30 million arrivals to the various destinations.
“We expect a very good move for the summer. Giving us numbers would be increased from 9 to 10 percent over the same period 2011/2012, which was very good” said the head of the ministry, Enrique Meyer.
For his part, the president of Ente Municipal de Turismo (EMTUR), Pablo Fernandez, said that in Mar del Plata, “hotel occupancy is high,”
Also, Buenos Aires Governor Daniel Scioli, spoke today about the intense tourist flow “policies (of the national government) allow workers to enjoy their well deserved vacations”.