A survey by the central bank, Maldives Monetary Authority (MMA) showed that the number of tourist arrivals to Maldives in the third quarter of 2020 saw a decline of 95 percent compared to the same period of 2019.
In the first nine months of this year, 6.6 million tourists stayed in commercial accommodation in Croatia, spending 39.7 million nights, which are decreases of 63.4% and 54% respectively compared with the same period of last year, data from the National Bureau of Statistics (DZS) shows.
As the sunset glow reflected on the rippling Erhai Lake in the city of Dali, southwest China's Yunnan Province, visitors and shutterbugs followed paths along the lakeside accompanied by the chattering of black-headed gulls, looking for the best spot to capture the spectacular view.
Minister of Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Ali-Asghar Mounesan said that a record number of eight million tourists visited Iran during the first 10 months of the past Iranian year (ending March 19, 2020).
Tourism nights spent in commercial accommodation establishments in Hungary plunged by 61 percent year-on-year in the first half of the year, according to data published by the Hungarian Central Statistical Office (KSH).
Foreign tourism will first return to Egypt on July 4 through a tourist flight from Belarus to Hurghada, according to talks between the tourism ministers of Egypt, Belarus and the Red Sea Tourism Investors Association.