Hotel nights booked in Spain in November crash 84%

FILE PHOTO: Spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Barcelona
FILE PHOTO: A woman rides a scooter past a closed hotel at Barrio Gotico (Gothic Quarter), after Catalonia's government imposed new restrictions in an effort to control the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Barcelona, Spain October 23, 2020. REUTERS/Nacho Doce/File Photo

December 22, 2020

MADRID (Reuters) – The number of nights booked by tourists in Spanish hotels fell 84% in November from the same month a year ago as coronavirus restrictions prevented many from travelling, data from the INE national statistics office showed on Tuesday.

The November data showed a slight deterioration from the 83% drop recorded in October.

(Reporting by Nathan Allen and Cristina Sanchez; Editing by Andrei Khalip)