The amber listing not having deterred UK holidaymakers entirely. | - REUTERS
Fernando Valdés is Spain’s secretary of state for tourism. He isn’t, as I have read on more than one occasion in the British press, the minister for tourism; that is Reyes Maroto. He became secretary of state in July last year, when his predecessor mysteriously vacated the post. One says mysteriously, as there is general agreement, regardless of what government sources might have said, that she was ushered out of the door because of a balls-up over applications to receive a ‘Responsible Tourism’ seal to indicate adherence to measures for reducing coronavirus contagion.