There was a slight increase in foreign tourist numbers visiting Spain

According to repots in the press the international tourist numbers February for Andalusian destinations were not good compared to other areas
It is understood that there was a fall of 9% in numbers of visiitors from foreign destinations compared to previous months . Last month 333,853 foreign travelers chsoe Andalucia which represents 11.9 percent of total visitors from abroad
it is reported that  Andalusia ranks as the third Spanish destination in international tourist arrivals in the country .  
It is understood that 2,8 million visitos visited Spain last month which is  23,000 more than the same month last year, ie a slight increase of 0.8 percent. This figure attenuates the positive trend of previous months.The figures show that there were declines of visitors from the two main markets of the UK and Germany while there were growth in numbers from France, Netherlands and all the Nordic countries.
 In the first two months of the year, Andalusia welcomed 9.5 percent of international tourists visiting spain totaling 634,353.

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