Tourism Ireland Says Canada Offers Significant Potential For Northern Ireland Tourism

Hospitality Ireland | June 13, 2019

Tourism Ireland Says Canada Offers Significant Potential For Northern Ireland Tourism
Canada offers significant potential for Northern Ireland tourism, according to new research unveiled by Tourism Ireland in Belfast this week.According to Tourism Ireland, in 2018, almost 66,000 Canadians visited Northern Ireland (+8% on 2017), spending almost £19 million, and Canada was the fourth largest overseas tourism market for Northern Ireland last year in terms of visitors, holiday-makers and spend. Furthermore, holiday visitor numbers to Northern Ireland from Canada have doubled over the last five years, according to the marketing organisation, growing from 20,111 in 2013 to almost 40,000 in 2018.

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As the number of people moving to and within cities increases, several challenges present themselves in regard to urban transportation. To start with, public transport systems often do not meet demand with respect to capacity, comfort or safety, which means people continue to rely on their cars to get around.

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As the number of people moving to and within cities increases, several challenges present themselves in regard to urban transportation. To start with, public transport systems often do not meet demand with respect to capacity, comfort or safety, which means people continue to rely on their cars to get around.