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Largest book fair in the Americas!

Once again we attended this annual event, the International Book Fair or FIL (Feria Internacional... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Irishfx
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Guadalajara, Mexico
Intermoda 2018 a great experience at the Expo

Expo Guadalajara is a great place, lost of amenities, close to everything, even best hotels and... read more

Reviewed 14 October 2018
Rodrigo L
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Guatemala
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A massive expo center which holds many of latin America's annual events and conventions.
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Avenida Mariano Otero, 1499, Guadalajara 45050, Mexico
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Once again we attended this annual event, the International Book Fair or FIL (Feria Internacional de Libros) in Guadalajara. Over 800,000 people attending over the 7 day event. We saw wonderful writers from all over the world, heard great musical performances, and ate gourmet food....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Irishfx
Reviewed 14 October 2018

Expo Guadalajara is a great place, lost of amenities, close to everything, even best hotels and good restaurants. Intermoda is a very fine textile show. Great for textile industrie business. We will be back in January for the 2019 edition.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Rodrigo L
Reviewed 4 October 2018

The Guadalajara Expo Center is called the Crown Jewel of Mexican exposition centers and for good reason. Opened in 1987 this large exposition center can cater to any size event. . . they even have an auditorium space, which is used to host concerts and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank windsorcottage
Reviewed 10 July 2018

The Expo Guadalajara is a huge, well-known facility for big events such as the annual FIL, a giant international book fair with vendors, lectures, and activities for children. There are many nearby restaurants and parking spaces; however, it is best to Uber during big events...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank suzannemarip0sa
Reviewed 25 June 2018

This was great people nice food was good. initially transitions into Spanish rough BurT goof ASIDE I LOVD IT

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Kalifornia1975
Reviewed 27 February 2018

I went for the international book fair, it was huge. You could find books from all over the world, in different languages and subjects. The only inconvenience was the parking space, there were so many cars that it was really hard to find one. I...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank chanchini88
Reviewed 6 December 2017

I attended the International Book Fair in November 2017. The facility is excellent--clean and well stocked restrooms, with plenty of stalls so there is never a waiting line; exhibit halls clearly marked, plenty of traffic cops outside to help with entry/exit and the waiting nurse,...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank viajera1741
Reviewed 3 December 2017

Large convention space filled with books from publishers across Latin America. During mid-day, it was exasperatingly crowded with school children. Evenings are still busy but manageable. Many author events, activities for children, and nightly music. It would be nice to have some onsite restaurants. Parking...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Sally_EP
Reviewed 8 November 2017

It's a good place for conventions, the parking lot is huge but expensive. It's a complete chaos with all the traffic around the area, but overall ok.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank xenarulz
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

Very noisy conference venue. Construction was happening while the conference was going on which was not appropriate. Great location. Good WiFi. Close to a few good accommodation options.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Ronelle M
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