Spanish Tourist Board launches 'I need Spain' Campaign. The campaign will be introduced to more than 40 countries, with a target audience of 400million, compared with 100 million for the previous campaign Smile, You"re in Spain, which was launched in 2005. Iberia Airline and Spain's national tourist board Turespaña have signed an agreement to promote tourism in Spain and the country's image. The Instituto de Turismo de España (Turespaña) is that Administrative unit of the Central Government in charge of promoting Spain abroad as a tourism destination.
Lets take a look at a few stats on Spain"s Tourism industry:During 2009 Spain received 52.2 million tourists .They spent more than 48 billion .Spain is the country in the European Union with the highest total of hotel overnight stays, more than 251 million.
The surplus in the tourism section of the balance of payments in 2009 covered 57.7% of the Spanish trade deficit, compared with 32% the previous year. Tourism in Spain represents close to 11% of the BSP, making it the largest industry in the country.
With such a large volume of tourists there must be something in Spain worth visiting: so what do they come to see? Spain is a country comprised of a number of diverse regional cultures. Spain is more than fun in the sun : A passion for life and beauty ! with vibrant, colorful and very friendly atmosphere.
Reasons to Love Spain :
1- Impressive Monuments
2- Magnificent Churches
3- The Enormous Artistic Heritage
4- Beautiful Beaches
6- Family Unity
9- The Infinite Variety
10- The Spanish Language