CSO figures show increase in visitors to Ireland
on 25/10/2013 11:59:07
The CSO said there was an overall increase of more than 164,000, compared to the same time last year.
The data for the last three months shows visitor numbers from the US were up over 13%, Europe increased by 1.2% and trips by UK residents rose by 9%.
The figures also showed that more Irish people are going abroad, with just over two million of us taking a break elsewhere.