Italy, UK remain most popular destinations for the Maltese
The number of trips starting from Malta in November totalled 23,108, an increase of 12.4 per cent over the same month in 2011.
The number of outbound tourist trips towards EU destinations was estimated at 19,789, while a further 3,319 trips headed towards destinations outside the EU. These markets advanced by seven and 61 per cent respectively.
Italy and the UK continued to be the most popular destinations among residents of Malta, with market shares of 30 and 27 per cent, respectively.
Outbound tourism throughout this 11-month period stood at 296,109, up by seven per cent when compared to the previous year.