The tense situation, the long political crisis and developments, which have often been dramatic, have not affected the numbers of foreign tourists coming to Albania during the first half of 2019, which, compared to the same period in 2018 have increased by 11.3%.
According to the figures released by the country’s office for statistics, INSTAT, from January to June 2019, 2.13 million people from other countries of the world have visited Albania. This number is 11.3% higher than the same period in 2018.
The month that registered the highest number of visitors was June, despite the high temperatures and the tense political situation. In June, the number of foreigners that visited the country was 630 thousand, 27% more than in June 2018. TemA