Greek tourism sector on track for further growth in 2015

Greece’s tourism sector is set to grow further in 2015, provisional data provided by tour operators shows.

The country is on track to receive even more German and British tourists next year, according to the data, published in newspaper Kathimerini.

Germans spent 7.8% more on bookings for 2015 last month compared with the same month of last year’s tourist season.

Britons on the other hand are showing a particular preference for Crete thanks to new flight services scheduled for next year, the paper reports.

Greek hoteliers and foreign tour operators have also agreed on a 3%-4% rate increase for next year.