Number of British citizens visiting Turkey rises 15 pct

The number of British people visiting Turkey was up 15 percent in the first seven months of 2010, Turkey's Culture & Promotion Counsellor's Office said.

Number of British citizens visiting Turkey rises 15 pct

 

The number of British people visiting Turkey was up 15 percent in the first seven months of 2010 over the same period of 2009, Turkey's Culture & Promotion Counsellor's Office in London said on Monday.

The office said that 1,476,000 British nationals visited Turkey between January and July 2010.

This figure was 1,143,000 in 2008 and 1,277,000 in 2009.

According to the office, German people came the first among foreigners visiting Turkey in the mentioned period.

The Russians and Brits followed the Germans in regard to nationalities of foreigners preferring Turkey as a tourist destination in the first seven months of 2010.
 

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