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From January to August 2002, 16.9 million foreigners, of which 60% were tourists, visited Catalonia, representing an increase of 14% over the previous year. Of the tourists, 27% were French, 16% Belgian or Dutch, 15% British, 13% German and 6% Italian. The preferred holiday destinations were the...

Publisher
Turisme de Catalunya, Barcelona, Spain
Citation
Estudis de Turisme de Catalunya , 2002, 6, 11, pp 45-60
Abstract

The factors which contribute to British holidaymakers deciding to visit Catalonia, Spain are described. These factors include: its beaches, Port Aventura theme park and the attractions found in Barcelona and Montserrat. It is argued that understanding this market niche is important because it is...

Publisher
Turisme de Catalunya, Barcelona, Spain
Citation
Estudis de Turisme de Catalunya, 1999, No. 5, pp 4-10
Abstract

In 2001, the number of tourists visiting Cataluña was 32 176 000, of which 40% were foreigners, 15% Spanish and 45% Catalans, and the number of overnight stays was 199 188 000, of which 58, 14 and 28% respectively were by foreigners, Spaniards and Catalans. These figures represented an increase of...

Publisher
Turisme de Catalunya, Barcelona, Spain
Citation
Estudis de Turisme de Catalunya , 2002, 6, 10, pp 39-49
Abstract

Tourism development in Catalonia, Spain, is reviewed. The self-governing region of Catalonia occupies a leading place in international tourism to the extent that it ranks among the top thirteen host countries, according to 1999 data.

Author(s)
Pérez i Herrero, M.
Publisher
Turisme de Catalunya, Barcelona, Spain
Citation
Estudis de Turisme de Catalunya, 2000, 4, 7, pp 4-10
Abstract

Statistical data for travel trends to and from Catalonia in 1998 are presented. The data are broken down into foreign visitors to Catalonia, visitors to Catalonia from the rest of Spain; the effects on hotel and campsite occupancy, and trips made by Catalonians.

Publisher
Turisme de Catalunya, Barcelona, Spain
Citation
Estudis de Turisme de Catalunya, 1999, No. 4, pp 43-64
Abstract

The motivations of German visitors to Catalonia are described. An understanding of these motives is important as this is one of the key tourist generating markets. Many German visitors continue to come in search of sun and sand although their interest in cultural products and entertainment is...

Publisher
Turisme de Catalunya, Barcelona, Spain
Citation
Estudis de Turisme de Catalunya, 1999, No. 4, pp 4-10
Abstract

Sun, beaches, shopping and competitive prices are the major attractions which draw tourists from the former USSR to Catalonia. Russians, Byelorussians, Ukrainians, Latvians, Lithuanians, Estonians and others have made Catalonia their favourite destination on the Mediterranean. Close to 300 000 ...

Publisher
Turisme de Catalunya, Barcelona, Spain
Citation
Estudis de Turisme de Catalunya, 1998, No. 2, pp 4-9
Abstract

The situation and future prospects of French visitors to Catalonia are described. It is a well consolidated market due to economic and social factors, but also due to its close geographical proximity. The factors which make Catalonia attractive for the French market is described, and is why over 7...

Author(s)
Moreu Hassón, J-I.
Publisher
Turisme de Catalunya, Barcelona, Spain
Citation
Estudis de Turisme de Catalunya, 1997, No. 1, pp 4-9