Cypriots’ trips abroad in June up by 9.4%

Trips by Cypriot residents abroad in June reached 110,235 marking an increase of 9.4%, figures released by Cyprus Statistical Service on Monday show.

According to Cysat, trips to Greece, Cyprus main destination declined marginally by 0.1% reaching 39,254.

Trips to the United Kingdom rose by 161%, whereas trips to Russia jumped by 51.8%.

According to Cystat, the main reason for trips abroad is leisure with 57.2% followed by professional reasons with 22.5% and studies with 18.2%.

Source: Cyprus News Agency