The Diputación attends one more year to the International Fair of Inland Tourism in Valladolid, an appointment that has begun this morning and whose official inauguration has been attended by the vice president of the provincial institution, Sara Dueñas, and the deputy of the provincial tourism agency, Prodestur , Magdalena Rodríguez, who have highlighted the interest of the Diputación for not missing each new edition of this showcase and promoting the different options that tourism has in Segovia; a province that, as Sara Dueñas pointed out, “is nature, is sport, is heritage and is gastronomy, among other things, and has some environmental figures that guarantee some of the most beautiful landscapes that Castilla y León can have”.
For his part, Magdalena Rodríguez stressed, moments before the first activity of the day scheduled at the Prodestur stand began, in the great commitment of the provincial institution this year: astrotourism. As it has been explained throughout the last week, the great tourist potential with which the province's clean sky has, particularly in the areas of the mountains of Guadarrama and Ayllón, focuses, with a small planetarium installed in the stand, the activities organized by the agency.
“We have been promoting astrotourism for several years, but in 2020 we want to promote it significantly, creating viewpoints in these two areas, which have been chosen to lead a project that, we hope, can generate jobs and increase overnight stays, so necessary in the rural environment, ”said the deputy, whose proposal was seconded this morning by the mayor of El Espinar, Javier Figueredo, who said that the activities in nature offered by the municipality, adds“ an important gastronomy and a wonderful environment to enjoy of the stars. "
El Espinar, precisely, was one of the protagonists of the day at the Prodestur stand, where a presentation and tasting of the beers participating in the II El Espinar Beer Fair took place. In addition, Cuéllar, through the microteatro with the actors of the castle of Cuéllar and the tastings of sweets of the bakeries Pablo Iglesias and Pedro and Ana, has been another of the localities with great presence in a morning that has also served to make known Coca's mobile application.
The tasting of French fries Las Damas de Riaza, whose mayor, Benjamín Cerezo, encouraged the Castilian and Leonese to visit the ski resort of La Pinilla, "one of the main economic engines of the municipality", has completed the program today, which has served as a small introduction for tomorrow's day, in which, in addition to various tastings, presentations and tastings, from the 14: 30 hours, the day of the province will be held at the booth of the Diputación.