Spain records increase in summer visitor numbers

Puerto de Mogán, Canary Islands.

Puerto de Mogán, Canary Islands. Image by jay-jerry / CC BY 2.0

Spain had 52.4 million foreign visitors between January and September this year, representing an increase of 7.4% on the previous year, the Industry and Tourism minister announced this week. The Canary Islands, Catalonia and Madrid saw the largest increase in visitor numbers. Read more: thelocal.es