But this time around, a little bit of explanation is needed as well:
At first sight, the small yearly fall (-1.3%) in incoming tourists in June may not look that bad. But when you look at the yearly changes in the previous Junes, the picture gets uglier:
Of course, what I am wondering (and too lazy to do) is to see how this compares to global trends. This is in fact another topic I am thinking about covering in my Hurriyet column, and if I do so, you are sure to get some comparative statistics.
So what's the moral of the story? If a picture is not worth a thousand words, two pictures definitely are:):):)