Trickle of British tourists dashes Cyprus tourism hopes

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Larnaca (Cyprus) (AFP) – The holiday island of Cyprus had hoped British tourists would give a badly-needed boost to its pandemic-hit tourism sector, but only a trickle of sun-seekers have arrived.

“2020 is a lost season,” said beach bar manager Giannis Aggelopoulos in the resort town of Larnaca, which is usually busy with Brits enjoying sandy beaches but now largely empty of foreign tourists.

In a normal year, UK citizens make up the largest group of visitors to the former British colony in the eastern Mediterranean, where restaurants offer bacon and eggs for breakfast, pints of ale and televised...


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Trickle of British tourists dashes Cyprus tourism hopes


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