An increase of over 16 percent has been recorded in tourist arrivals at Rhodes airport in May, compared to the corresponding period last year, according to official data publicised on Friday.
According to the data, a total of 210,273 tourists arrived on the island last month with charter flights and with scheduled flights by foreign airline companies, while during the same month last year 180,263 tourists had visited the island, meaning an increase in tourist movement of 16.55 percent compared to last year.
An analysis of the data reveals that the German market continues to be in first place, followed by the English, Swedish, Russian, French, Italian, Finnish, Dutch and Belgian.