Totana shows the world the color and splendor of the Holy Week in the exhibitor Totana "Nature", one of the themes of the stand of "Region of Murcia, non-typical", the largest international tourism, International Fair Tourism, Fitur 2010.
The municipality, which includes their tourism within the Commonwealth of Tourism Services Espuña shows the original characteristics of the Holy Week using the largest international showcase which promotes tourism.
To this end, a delegation headed by the mayor of Totana, José Martínez Andreo, and Council Member of Celebration, Josefa María Sánchez Méndez, today attended the celebration of the Region of Murcia, which was chaired by Councillor Culture and Tourism, Pedro Alberto Cruz, who has visited the exhibitor totanero.
Visitors to the exhibition can meet the Easter totanera through brochures, books, posters, performances of the Nazarene robes and music from the band and bugles of the Brotherhood, which the exhibitor environmental harmony.
The Exhibitor has been viewed, as well as Minister of Culture, by the mayors of other municipalities in the Region of Murcia and beyond, who have been interested in the cultural offerings of this event, whose record of Regional Tourist Interest are working actively.
The delegation also totanera has been in contact with tour operators to raise awareness about tourism and hotel in the municipality.
Through this display shows the characteristics of the Easter, making it become a cultural event, involving thousands of people who feel real fervor and devotion for her.
In addition, this fair is promoted archaeological site of La Bastida located in the council of Las Viñas Carivete that will become the Center for Scientific Research of the culture of the most important Argar Western Europe.
Currently, the Autonomous University of Barcelona is working in coordination between the city of Totana and the Autonomous Region in the archaeological works, which are revalued with the launch of the museological the site, a four-year (2009 -12) that is becoming an international benchmark.
To date, as explained, archaeologists have been exploring 2,700 square meters, which have been identified remains of about 30 buildings, mostly built of stone and large, that show the occupation of La Bastida along almost seven centuries.
Moreover, tourism brought in Fitur is completed with the delivery of the prospectus of the Cross Shrine of the Holy.
This booklet, large print and photographic qualities, includes each of the Stations of the Cross, culminating with the monument to the Sacred Heart, a sculpture of 9 meters high, which rises 11 meters more to a chapel in the lower .
In addition, you can see in the brochure the facilities of the Sanctuary and the most important monuments of Totana.
The Via Crucis, is incorporated into the whole shrine dedicated to the patron of Totana, and was conducted in 1965, placing the stations in communion with nature and opened in 1970.
Source: Ayuntamiento de Totana