Colombia increases air connectivity

Air routes reaching the Andean nation from abroad tripled over the last two years. Seventeen new international routes began operation only in 2018, the same number as in 2016 and 2017 combined. Colombia is en route to expanding its tourism industry. Thanks largely to improvements in security, the country is attracting more and more foreign visitors. According to the UN’s World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), the number of foreign tourists that visited the South American nation exceeded 4 million in 2017, 21 percent more than the previous year. More than two million visitors entered the country in the first seven months of 2018, almost the same number as in 2010 (2.6 million), according to data from the Ministry of Commerce, Industry […]