In 2016 Cyprus enjoyed a bumper tourism season, with arrivals rising by 18.8% in January-September and reaching a record 2.6 million.
This week, the Minister of Commerce, Energy, Industry and Tourism, Yiorgos Lakkotrypis tweeted: “Cautiously optimistic for another strong year of #UK visitation to #BeautifulCyprus”.
I hope he is right. But there are a few reasons to suggest that next year will be rather tougher than this year. Let’s take a look at the numbers to see why. Read full article