AA / Mugla (Turkey)
Bodrum, the Turkish bathing celebrity station located on the equator of Mugla province, attracts 1.5 million foreign tourists in 2022, passing pandemic figures as well.
This was confirmed by the mayor of the town, Ahmet Aras, during an interview with the Anatolian Agency (AA).
“In 2019, the city will receive 1.3 million foreigners, all of which only 530,000 are expected by 2020 in a full-blown Covid-19 Pandemic,” the statement said.
The subject of changes recorded in the tourism sector during the course of the two last years during the pandemic, or the fact that the population of Bodrum has triple pressure during these periods, the stops and passing through all of them.
“Basement, like the rest of the world, offers a grave full of foreign tourists. It comes to return to normal in a number of places, in addition to the level of restrictions,” he said.
It has been added that all tourist destinations have the right to be redirected and that Bodrum is expected to depart by 2022.
“The cruise ships, which are absent from the city on both sides, will reach the number of 150 by 2022. These ships will bring in about 206,000 entertaining tourists in Bodrum. “More or less solicited. In other terms, the number of tourists arriving by air and sea throughout 2019. We can accommodate more than 1.5 million foreign tourists this year,” he said.
Even though the number of tourism hotspots exceeds their numbers from 2019 to 2023, Bodrum will move these numbers annually, at the same time, making it the premier tourist destination in the Mediterranean.
It is expected that the number of foreign tourists will increase due to the recent arrival from Russia and Ukraine, adding that the number will continue to flow in the course of the war.
“Toutefois, we find a remarkable augmentation of interest when we examine other countries paid and marched, notably Royaume-Uni, Allemagne, Israel, Pays-Bas, Pologne and the Gulf countries”, at- the note.
Ahmet Aras arranged for Bodrum airport to have direct flights from 86 points to 35 flights, with 49 different airlines, and that at the end of the year, new flights departed from Albania to Kuwait. , Qatar, Dubai and Russia are currently on the list.
“In order to ensure a diversity in the tourist sector of the city, the works are used in different domains, notably natural, gastronomic, hiking and sports tourism”, concluding the article.
* English translation by Alex Sinhan Bogmis
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