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Jordan witnesses 20% rise in UK tourist numbers in August

Jordan has reported a growth of 20% in UK visitor numbers in August 2013, a record number of visitors for that month, Breaking Travel News has reported. The kingdom welcomed 5,707 UK tourists in August 2013, up from 4,754 in the previous year, said Jordan Tourism Board country manager for UK & Ireland, Stephen Hurp. "We are very pleased to report this growth in visitor numbers for August and are delighted that the UK is continuing to show confidence in travelling to Jordan, which is a real testament to its stability as a destination," said Hurp.