Bookings For Spanish Hotels Declined By 64% Year-On-Year In August
The number of nights booked in Spanish hotels decreased b64% year-on-year in August, according to newly-released data from the National Statistics Institute.
Spanish hotel bookings by British tourists plummeted over 91% last month, while bookings from Germany declined by 80%, the data showed.
Additionally, the Balearic islands lost 86% of their foreign tourists last month compared to a year earlier.
First Eight Months
Hotel bookings declined 70% year-on-year during the first eight months of 2020.
Economy And Jobs
The tourism sector accounts for approximately 12% of the Spanish economy, providing more than one in eight jobs.