Nov 18

CBS reports more tourists on Bonaire in first half of 2015

As reported by Central Bureau of Statistics, Bonaire received 5 percent more air passengers as tourist in the first half of 2015 than in the same period in 2014. In the first half 68.8 thousand tourists landed on Bonaire, an increase of over 5 percent compared to the first six months in 2014. Especially April saw more tourists visiting the island: 1.300 more than the year before.

More than half of the tourist flying to Bonaire were Dutch nationals. Of this group 29 percent lived in the European part of the Netherlands, while the other 25 percent were Dutch nationals living outside the Netherlands. The Americans formed the second largest group with 23 percent.