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A variety of destination countries all around the globe reported double-digit growth rates in the first three to five months of 2008, among which in Asia and the Pacific: China, Japan, Republic of Korea, Macao (China), Cambodia, Indonesia, Vietnam, Fiji, India and Nepal; in the Americas: the USA, Cuba, Jamaica, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Panama, Chile, Peru and Uruguay; in Europe: Sweden, Bulgaria, Latvia, Lithuania, Israel, Malta, Montenegro and Turkey; and in Africa and the Middle East: Bahrain, Egypt and Morocco.
The world top tourist travel destinations include: France, Spain, United States, China, Itally, United Kingdom, Mexico, Turkey, Germany, Russia, Austria, Canada, Malaysia, Ukraine, Poland, Hong Kong, Greece, Hungary, Thailand, Portugal, Netherlands, Saudia Arabia, Macao, Croatia and Egypt.
International tourism grew at around 5% during the first four months of 2008. Uncertainty over the global economic situation is affecting consumer confidence and could hurt tourism demand.
There are almost 100 million tourist journeys a year.