It is hoped that the number of vistors from Italy will increase this year 

The Consejería de Turismo y Comercio{Ministry of Tourism and Commerce} is looking to promote Andalucia to the Italian market
There is an event in Milan which runs untiil Sunday which they hope will reach around 10,000 potential customers and it expected that the region will take part in the event ‘La Spagna to Milan’, organized by Turespaña
There is also a mobille event aimed at the student market known as the University tour which will visit several parts of the country  which runs until  May 18.
There were a total of   55,546 travelers from Italy, who made 134,495 overnight stays, with an average stay of 2.42 to Andalusia hotels   the first quarter of this year  

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