Malta has another reason to celebrate success today.
We welcomed a record number of holidaymakers last year, according to impressive official tourism figures released on Tuesday.
Nearly 2.6 million tourists visited the Maltese Islands in 2018 – that’s up more than 14 per cent over the previous 12 months.
‘Expenditure was estimated at €2.1 billion, 8 per cent higher than that recorded for 2017.
‘Total expenditure per head stood at €809, a decrease of 5.5 per cent when compared to last year.’
The figures showed that the number of tourists visiting Malta in December reached 122,759, an increase of 11 per cent when compared to the same month in 2017.
Read more: Malta Tourism Authority