Arabnews.com – Germany has become one of the key destinations for tourists from Gulf countries. Munich received 120,000 arrivals from the Gulf Cooperation Council last year and over 70 percent of the tourists were there for medical treatment,” said Frank Hell, General Manager, Charles Hotel in Munich. With a high hospitality density, Munich has become a medical hub for patients travelling from the Middle East. In 2011 alone, over 70 percent of our Middle Eastern guests were booking into our hotel for a medical stay,” he added. According to statistics, residents from the United Arab Emirates alone spend up to $2 billion on healthcare travel annually. To continue reading click here.