Stars from Turkish TV series in Turkey will promote Turkish tourism in Latin America. Travel Agency’s Association plans to coordinate with TV series ‘s stars to promote Turkish tourism in Latin America, particularly in Brazil and Argentina.
Representatives of the association said that the statistics shows that tourists from Latin America visit Turkey more than usually, it is 70% of tourists from Brazil and Argentina. The Turkish television series make Turkey as a popular country for an audience from South America.
Favorite Turkish series of Hispanic audience are “1001 Nights” and “Magnificent Century”. Interview for tourists from Brazil, Colombia, Argentina, Peru and other countries of the South American continent has shown that most of the tourists decided to visit Turkey thanks to favorite serials. The large distance between Turkey and the countries of Latin America was not the problem for Turkey to become popular in these countries due to the TV series. Travel Agency Association in Turkey contacted with the Culture and Tourism’s Ministry to discuss about the proposal to promote the tourism in Latin America through Turkish TV series stars