Thessaloniki: A more popular destination by the year

16 February 2017
608 Views

Thessaloniki at the Central Macedonia province of Greece, had a 5,56% increase in visitors again in 2016. In total 2.309.617 booking compared to 2.187.932 it had the year before. This corresponds to tourists as well as business visitors.

The internal tourism increased by 6.83% (1.226.544 bookings), while foreign visitors by 4.16%. In the first position we see the Greeks, followed by the Cypriots, the Turkish and visitors from the USA, Germany, Romania and Russia. What is encouraging is the increase in visitors from Israel with 7.35% and 44.966 bookings.

Also, according to a survey by GBR (benchmarking) drawing data from STR Global (Hotel Data Worldwide), Thessaloniki has the lowest prices compared with cities of similar size such as Birmingham, Cologne, Manchester, Dusseldorf, Budapest etc.

You may be interested

Greece is a place where you can touch history, US Ambassador Pyatt says
DEFENCE
shares13 views
DEFENCE
shares13 views

Greece is a place where you can touch history, US Ambassador Pyatt says

Panos - Jun 14, 2021

"If I had to choose something from Greece, this would not be a specific place but a ... thing. It…

Where Europeans Get To Work From Home (infographic)
WORLD
shares20 views
WORLD
shares20 views

Where Europeans Get To Work From Home (infographic)

Panos - Jun 14, 2021

The social distancing measures introduced in response to the Covid-19 pandemic has forced many people to work from home and…

How many earths/resources needed if people lived like these countries (infographic)
GREECE
shares12 views
GREECE
shares12 views

How many earths/resources needed if people lived like these countries (infographic)

Panos - Jun 14, 2021

The world celebrated Earth Day last week, and if the citizens of the world lived like those of the United…

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published.