BECOME-AN-SPONSOR 2017 yellow-line air europa Air Europa the Latin American specialist, has for over 30 years delivered the very best in inflight experience, and is proud to be one of the world’s most punctual airlines with connections from London Gatwick via Madrid to some of the key cities in Latin America and the Caribbean. As key member of the SkyTeam global alliance we offer greater flexibility and choice with access to over 1,057 destinations across 179 countries. The airline placed orders for 22 new Dreamliner aircrafts, the first four introduced during 2016, with at least another 3 beginning operations in 2017. This will facilitate further expansion into Latin America and beyond. Last year Air Europa launched a daily service to Bogota and a four weekly service to Guayaquil, and looks forward to the launch of a new services during 2017. Learn more: aireuropa.com yellow-line americas Americas, in business now for 25 years, and based in the U.K. represent 11 exceptional Ground Handlers in 11 Latin American countries.  Each DMC is an independent specialist and we are able to connect them with buyers in the U.K. to assist with planning, development and growth to the region.  We also schedule meetings during their sales calls to the U.K. and for World Travel Market.  Additionally Americas can offer support with materials, advice on product selection, training and fam trips.  Together with 10 of our partners we will again attend Experience Latin America and we are delighted that, as last year, we will have our own room at the event. We look forward to seeing you in June. Learn more: americas.co.uk yellow-line brazil The Brazilian Tourist Board (Embratur) is the official government agency responsible for promotion and marketing of the Brazilian destinations in international markets. The largest country in Latin America, Brazil is a nation recognized for its diverse ecosystems, abundant wildlife, rich culture and varied possibilities for tourism, ranging from the world’s wonders of nature as the Iguassu Falls and Amazon Rainforest to the celebrated carnival festivities in Rio de Janeiro, Salvador and Recife, the unique samba and bossa nova music styles, not to mention its extraordinary gastronomy with singular flavours and spices. A country where people welcome the world with wide-open arms to have memorable experiences. On this edition, Iguassu Convention & Visitors Bureau will be on board presenting a seminar about the amazing Iguassu Falls, besides many others brazilian suppliers. Learn more: visitbrasil.com yellow-line MT-SPO2017 Metropolitan Touring (founded 1953) is a regional DMC with offices and operations in Ecuador, Peru, and Colombia and a London sales office. We offer transformative experiences through excellent curated programmes in iconic destinations –including Galapagos, Quito, Machu Picchu and Cartagena– that show your clients authentic local life while enjoying world-class lodging and hospitality. In Ecuador, the company is the proud owner and operator of three expedition cruise vessels in Galapagos (Santa Cruz II, Yacht Isabela II and Yacht La Pinta) and the Finch Bay Galapagos Hotel. Casa Gangotena, a boutique hotel in Quito’s historic centre, and Mashpi Lodge, a unique conservation property in Quito’s mega-diverse Choco bio-region, complete the company’s mainland Ecuador offerings. We offer deep industry knowledge, safety, compliance, destination stewardship, rigorous quality specifications and proven customer satisfaction levels. Learn more: metropolitan-touring.com yellow-line peru PROMPERÚ is the official tourism board for Perú and is responsible for the promotion of the country’s varied products and services for both the leisure and MICE sectors in all international markets. From its’ vibrant cities to stunning scenery, incomparable cuisine, excellent hotels and contemporary conference facilities, Peru is an attractive leisure or MICE destination. Learn more: peru.travel yellow-line

PROUD SPONSORS OF ELA 2017

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