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More than 21 million tourists visited Moscow in 2017

Create: 01/17/2018 - 15:53

“The Russian capital in 2017 was visited by more than 21 million guests. And in the coming years the revenues from tourism will grow”, - said Deputy Mayor of Moscow on economic policy Natalia Sergunina.

According to the mayor's office, in recent years Moscow has strengthened its position in the ratings of tourist attraction. In late November, Instagram called the capital of Russia among the three most popular cities in the world in 2017.

Earlier, the authoritative edition The Wall Street Journal included Moscow in the TOP 5 of the most interesting areas for a trip during winter holidays. The National Geographic magazine ranked Moscow among the seven cities recommended for travel in the 2017.

http://tourism.interfax.ru/ru/news/articles/46287/

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