Tag Archive: tourism

Oct
08
2018

Visitors flock to Spain to soak up the winter sun

  Despite having only just ended, many Brits are already missing the gorgeous weather that we experienced over the course of the summer. Whilst winter sun breaks are nothing new, it seems more and more people are looking for last-minute breaks before the end of the year in order to top up their tan and …

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Mar
26
2012

Italian wine industry begins to flourish

View of some Sardinian vineyard

Despite an ongoing economic crisis throughout Europe, the Italian wine industry appears to be flourishing, according to a company that organises one of the biggest wine fairs in the world. Italy has gradually established itself as the biggest exporter of wine in recent years, as proved by numerous foreign industry insiders at this year’s Verona …

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Mar
20
2012

Mauritius visitor numbers up

Mauritius holidays for singles

Official figures have revealed that the number of people taking holidays to Mauritius in February increased by 2.5 per cent compared with last year. Statistics Mauritius stated that 79,331 tourists entered the country during the month, up from the 77,390 recorded in February 2011. 59,195 of these were European, which represents a 2.4 per cent …

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Mar
15
2012

Sharm El-Sheikh sees increase in visitors

sharm el sheikh

There has been a sharp increase in the number of people arriving at Sharm El-Sheikh airport so far this year, with figures apparently up by 55 per cent on the same period in 2011. One of the country’s most senior aviation figures, Hassan Rashed of the Egyptian Holding Company for Airports and Air Navigation (EHCAAN), …

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