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Yet addition destination is planning to able bottomward on British tourism

The island of Lanzarote is accessible to say goodbye to Brits on boozy account holidays

Beril Naz Hassan
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Beril Naz Hassan

We’ve all heard the abominable tales of some Brits’ boozy break abroad. Bubbler until dawn, agreeable in some ‘lad culture’, and throwing agrarian bachelor’s and hen parties are aloof some of the things associated with UK tourists in assertive genitalia of the world.

And now it looks like some of the added accepted day-tripper hotspots accept had enough. Spain’s Lanzarote, acclaimed for its beaches, agitable landscape, and accustomed beauty, has appear that they appetite ‘higher-quality’ visitors ‘who absorb more’ activity forward. The island’s new action is to abate its assurance on the British bazaar and to allure tourists from added destinations, ‘like the German market’. 

The accommodation is a above one accustomed the actuality that British tourists currently accomplish up around bisected of Lanzarote’s across visitors. But the island isn't the aboriginal in Spain to alpha targeting affection over quantity. Recently, Mallorca appear that it would not acquiesce added than three cruise ships a day to the island’s basic of Palma beyond 2023 and 2024. The Administrator of Tourism for Mallorca, Lucia Escribano said that the island was ‘not absorbed in accepting account tourists from the UK’. 

Similarly, at the end of 2022, Amsterdam revealed that it was arise bottomward on disorderly tourists who contributed to its base angel associated with drinking, drugs, and brothels. Their ‘stay away’ attack targeted Brits in particular, who are broadly advised to be the city’s rowdiest tourists. The burghal is also planning to absolute bar crawls, stag-do and hen affair sizes, river cruises, and cannabis burning – recently announcing that weed will be banned in Amsterdam’s abominable red ablaze district.

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