New Postage Stamp Promotes Tourism in Spain
First Day of Issue: January 2, 2013 - Spain
Spain will issue a new postage stamp featuring the logo "I Need Spain" to promote tourism in that country.
Tourism in Spain took off in the 1960s, mainly due to improved infrastructures and the increase in the income of the middle class. To promote the sector an Undersecretary for Tourism was established in 1962 and shortly after the Institute for Tourism Studies and the Official School of Tourism were set up to train the professionals of tourism who from then on were to have such an influence in the development of the sector.
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