The summer of the pandemic is being atypical in Asturias. Very different. Better overall. The tourist sector has made the August in the month of July: There have been more visitors than ever, according to the hoteliers.
The incidence of the covid-19 and the fear of contagions has exponentially multiplied the number of motorhomes and is causing tourists to prefer destinations closer to their residence, which has led thousands of Asturians to travel through the region, joining a An increasing number of Cantabrians and Castilian-Leonese, who together with Basques and Madrid make up the bulk of the sector’s clientele.
Family, couple and gang tourism dominate even more clearly than in previous seasons. The collapse of foreign tourism in Spain due to the coronavirus has affected Asturias very little, where national tourism has always been in the majority. And the camping sector in Asturias enjoys excellent health.