TORREMOLINOS, SPAIN - AUGUST 12:  Tourists enjoy a usually packed Costa del Sol Carihuela beach on August 12, 2009 in Torremolinos, Spain. Altough Spanish resorts remain busy, receiving 23.6 million foreign visitors in the first half year, the economic downturn has seen more than an eleven percent drop in visitors, especially from Britain, over the same period as last year. European holidaymakers are increasingly staying at home for their annual holidays.  (Photo by Jasper Juinen/Getty Images)