Cyprus is seen as a safe destination in an otherwise volatile region.
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Bailed-out Cyprus, seen as a safe destination in a region dogged by terror attacks, set a record for the number of tourist arrivals during the month of June, officials said Monday.With the Mediterranean holiday island's economy on an upward curve, the state-run Cyprus Tourism Organization said that 413,114 tourists arrived last month.In June, there was a 22.6 percent hike in tourist arrivals compared to the same month in 2015 .Cyprus tourist arrivals hit a 14-year high in 2015 reaching 2.65 million, and this year industry officials are expecting an even bigger influx with an estimated 3 million arrivals for 2016 .
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