Costa Del Sol Attracting More Russian Tourists Than Ever Before

Marbella Is now the third choice for the Russians 

The Costa del Sol recorded 350,000 overnight stays by Russian tourists in 2012, representing an increase of over 26%,
Marbella is now the third destination of choice in Spain  by the Russians , after Madrid and Barcelona.
Figures also show that so far this year the Russian market has increased by an additional 20%.
The Russian tourists had an  average stay of ten days, and spending of  50% higher than the average for all tourists in the area .
The figures also show that  the number of Russians who arrived via Malaga airport in 2012 was 45,882, representing a 27% increase on 2011, and between January 2013 and February 4455 have arrived, which is  a 20% increase