Scotland's Massive Visitor Increase

From news.gov.scot today:

  • The number of European visitors to Scotland increased by 19% in 2018, according to official statistics released today.
  • Overall there was a 10% increase in visits from overseas tourists and a 1.2% increase in domestic (Great Britain) overnight visits to Scotland.
  • These increases compare to a 3% decrease in overseas tourism visits and a 6% decrease in overseas expenditure for the UK as a whole.