Spain wants to attract "lucrative" gay tourists
SPAIN is waking up to the value of the "Pink Euro" and intends to target gay tourists to its shores all year.
A programme of events aimed specifically at the LGBT community dominated January’s International Tourism Fair in Madrid revealed a series of events aimed at the lucrative LGBT– along with the launch of a new website.
Gay visitors to Spain are responsible for 15% of international tourism spending and also help boost the off season visitor numbers.
Spain is one of the top LGBT tourist destinations, in part thanksDue to it's post Franco positive record on gay rights Spain has become one of the top LGBT destinantions.
Madrid generated €150 million from the Gay Pride festival there last year
For more info on Spains LGBT tourist plans Visit www.fiturgaylgbt.com