Flights to the Costa del Sol from the UK have increased by 6 percent over last year.
Heidi and Frank who came to Malaga over the summer intended to go to Tunisia but decided to go to Spain after the Islamist bombings in late June. “Tunisia is not safe, here is safer,” they said. The arrival of flights from the UK to Malaga airport has increased by 6 percent over the summer, confirming that the traditional British love affair with the Costa del Sol is booming. The British value above all safety and comment that Spain is the best for safety and security. Andalusia is not the only destination, also they love the islands. In the Canary Islands British tourism has increased by one percent compared to last year. According to the British press, the landscape, cultural and gastronomic diversity of Spain is one of its main attractions.
They also appreciate the availability of accommodation, proximity and its affordability in comparison with places such as Croatia or Greece.