Good news! Aside from being named as one of the top tourist destinations in the country, Cagayan de Oro had also won first place in the best booth category in the recently concluded 24th Philippine Travel Mart. The participants ranging from airlines, hotels and resorts, and travel agencies all came together to sell attractively priced packages with the goal of promoting tourist destinations in the Philippines. From January to June 2013, the Philippines has registered a total of 2,380,593 visitors which is 11.06% higher than last year.
This year’s Philippine Travel Mart was held at SMX Convention Center, Mall of Asia Complex from September 6 to 8. It is the largest travel trade show organized by the Philippine Tour Operators Association (PHILTOA) together with the Department of Tourism.
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