The Gathering seen leading to 5% visitor lift
More than one million American visitors are expected, spending about US$1 billion, helped by a 27 per cent increase in airline seats.
Tourism Ireland said Ireland was set to attract more American tourists than ever before this year, after new data showed a 7.3 per cent rise in the number of overseas trips to Ireland by non-residents in the first quarter.
The organisation is expecting a five per cent increase in visitor numbers for the full year.
More than one million American visitors are expected, spending about US$1 billion, their numbers boosted by a 27 per cent increase...
Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!
With any subscription you will have access to
Unlimited multi-device access to our iPad, iPhone and Android Apps
Unlimited access to our eReader library
Exclusive daily insight and opinion seven days a week
Create alerts to never miss a subject that matters to you
Get access to exclusive offers for subscribers on gifts and experiences
Get content from Business Post, Business Post Magazines, Connected, Tatler and Food & Wine