not quite at the mercy of mass tourism, Zakynthos has seen a
number of rapid developments along the eastern and southern
coasts over the last ten years. Presently the island's number
one industry, the vast majority of visitors are from the United
Kingdom, Germany, Holland and Scandinavia. The island has benefitted
from a new airport in the plains to the north of Laganas which
caters for more than 300,000 visitors each year.