The Belize Hotel Association participated in the 15th Annual New York Times Travel Show. The Association was represented by the 2nd Vice President Barbara Hall and Treasurer Rudy Gonzalez. The Belize Hotel Association booth kept visitors informed and engaged about the country with the purpose of convincing the visitors to vacation in Belize. The Association accumulated a substantial number of contacts at the New York Times Travel show, who are interested in receiving information and vacation packages. The New York Times Travel Show is the largest and ultimate travel and tourism event in North America that aims at promoting tourism industries worldwide. This year visitors had the choice to visit over 550 exhibiting companies representing over 170 travel destinations. Last year’s show reached a new record of 30,099 attendees, the highest attendance in the show’s history.