August staycationers give slight respite to Algarve, Alentejo and Central regions

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August staycationers give slight respite to Algarve, Alentejo and Central regions

August was a month of recovery for tourism in comparison to the months before, but still registered significant drops on previous years.

 

In August 2020, the tourist accommodation sector is expected to have registered 1.9 million guests and 5.1 million overnight stays, which corresponds to drops of 43.2% and 47.2%, respectively, according to data from the National Statistics Institute (INE), released this Thursday.

 

National tourists did make a difference to figures registered the Algarve, Alentejo and Central regions.

 

Source: Executive Digest