Spain is the No.1 holiday destination amongst Brits and is the 3rd most visited country in the world. Its tourism industry has featured heavily in the country’s economic growth and from 2006 to 2009; the country used its historic cities, sunny shores and cherished Tapas to attract over 226.1 million visitors.
The Spanish tourism phenomenon triggered huge levels of development all along the nation’s famous Costas, to accommodate growing visitor numbers. The result of this is a number of comprehensive resort areas that successfully cater for all visitors.
Spain’s popularity lies with its excellent tourist infrastructure that combines a range of entertainment options, quality accommodation, shops, restaurants with multi-lingual communications and a complete transport network to service it all. Furthermore, Spain’s impressive infrastructure is supported by its strong fundamentals; its fantastic weather and its close proximity to the rest of Europe.
Spain has championed its tourism industry, identifying exactly what the tourist wants and then providing it, evident with its sea-side resorts and golfing facilities; both of which are regarded as some of the best in Europe.
The country’s Golf in particular attracts an extremely strong following of Golfers from around the world, offering a level of play and diversity that is unprecedented. With dedicated Golf regions such as Murcia, it’s clear that Spain intents to retain its crown with further investment.