This year Catalonia will take part in the anniversary AITF 2016 exhibition for the second time. The collective stand of Catalan Tourist Board will be run by representatives of the tourism administration and host agencies of this autonomous community of Spain, i.e. the regional tourist boards of Costa Brava Girona and Salou, and tour operators Ancodes, Novovira, and i-Travex. Visitors to the collective stand will have the unique opportunity to learn about the truly inexhaustible tourist potential of Catalonia. Moreover, Catalonia and its capital Barcelona will offer many riches: superb beaches; comfortable environment for family vacations; plenty of sightseeing attractions; well-developed infrastructure for all year-round outdoor activities and shopping; a rich program of cultural and sports events that includes matches of the famous FC Barcelona; renowned fine cuisine and wine; meeting and conference venues; fitness and medical centres; and even the possibility for exclusive weddings. In addition to being the European Region of Gastronomy 2016, this year has also been declared the Year of Gastronomy and Wine Tourism in Catalonia. The availability of direct flights to Barcelona during the summer season on comfortable aircrafts of Azerbaijan Airlines (AZAL) is also noteworthy.