CSO numbers show rise in tourists coming to Ireland

CSO numbers show rise in tourists coming to Ireland

The number of tourists visiting Ireland is on the rise, according to new figures from the Central Statistics Office.

The CSO numbers show a 9% increase in holidaymakers travelling here during the first five months of this year.

Tourists from the UK accounted for the largest hike - with a 13% increase in arrivals - when compared with the same period last year.

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