Brexit Uncertainty And Drop In Value Of Sterling Has Led To British Visitors Postponing Trips To Ireland
That's according to Tourism Ireland
New CSO figures show over 5 million people visited Ireland from abroad in the first half of the year.
The number of visitors traveling from North America grew by 6% from January to June, while trips from Britain remained flat.
Niall Gibbons, CEO of Tourism Ireland, says the CSO figures paint a very mixed picture:
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