The Irish Independent Readers’ Awards have named the Greek Islands as one of the top ten Fly ‘N’ Flop destinations for Irish travelers this year.
According to Greek Travel Pages, the Greek Islands were ranked sixth in the top ten Fly ‘N’ Flop destinations in Ireland. At the same time, Lanzarote, which is the largest Canary Island, won first place, reports SchengenVisaInfo.com.
In this context, the Irish Independent reported that Lanzarote has long been a popular holiday destination for Irish travelers as it is particularly favored for its easy access as it has good weather, the ideal combination of sun and sea and value for money accommodation and dining options.
The full list of the top ten Fly ‘N’ Flop destinations in Ireland also includes:
- Algarve, Portugal
- Costa del Sol, Spain
- Tenerife, Canary Islands, Spain
- Majorca, Spain
- Gran Canaria, Canary Islands, Spain
- Salou, Spain
- Fuerteventura, Canary Islands, Spain
Just recently, the Greek islands of Crete, Rhodes, Santorini and Zakynthos were included in multiple lists of Trip Advisor’s Travelers’ Choice 2023 Best Destinations.
In the past, the General Satisfaction Index showed that Greece remains one of the main preferred destinations for tourists worldwide, indicating that in the first 11 months of last year, Greece scored a rate of 87 percent in terms of the satisfaction index, after that. by Cyprus with 85.6 percent.
Last October, readers of Condé Nast Traveler magazine ranked Greece sixth in terms of the best travel destinations for 2022. In the readers’ choice price list, Greece, therefore, took sixth place with a score of 89.97, ahead of Denmark and the United Kingdom.
In the same month, at the European gala ceremony of the World Travel Awards for 2022, Greece also won several honors. During the 29th edition of the World Travel Awards, also known as the Oscars of Tourism, it was considered the main destination for sustainable tourism in Europe.
Regardless of the many problems, last year was an unprecedented success for Greece, ending with 31 million passengers checking in at regional airports.
Referring to these figures, the Greek Minister of Tourism, Vassilis Kikilias, emphasized that the figures recorded last year show a more significant figure than that recorded in 2019. He also added that these figures confirm the success of the tourism industry in 2022 and have strengthened. the national economy.