The arrival of foreign tourists to Spain falls a 11.4% in the first six months of the year.
Spain received 23.55 million foreign tourists in the six first months, which represents a fall of 11.4% in relation to the same period of 2008, according to the data of the Survey of Tourist Movements (Frontur) and the Ministry of Industry, Tourism and Commerce.
The great world-wide crisis begins to see itself in the Spanish tourism.
The first emitting market of visitors of January to June continued being the United Kingdom, that with 6.1 million tourists registered a fall of 16.3% with respect to the same period of the previous year. Secondly the Germans was placed, with the arrival of 4.2 million tourists, a 11% less.