(ANSA) – Rome, April 17 – Some 21.335 million Italians are
set to travel on the Easter and May Day long weekends,
Federalberghi said Wednesday.
The hotel group said 87% will stay in Italy choosing art
localities (31.1%), the seaside (27.6%), the mountains (14.9%),
lakes (6.0%), spas (3.3%), and cruises (2.3%).
For those going abroad (13% against 8% last year), the major
European capitals lead with 72.9% followed by the seas with
10.2%, capitals outside Europe with 6.4% and cruises with 5%.
Some 51% of Italians will choose lamb for Easter lunch, farm
group Coldiretti said.
Only 3% of meals will be without meat, it said.
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