For many years, Austria's ski resorts have been one of the most popular with Russian visitors. But this year, a significant drop in the tourist flow from Russia has been recorded. Among reasons for that are the economic recession and the unfavorable rouble-euro exchange rate.
Tourist flow from Russia to Europe will not recover until 2016, the Association of Tour Operators (ATOR) said on Wednesday.
Countering Europe-bound movements from other parts of the globe last year, fewer Russian travellers were logged in what the industry called a dramatic downturn expected…
The Russians lost leadership by number of overnights in Finnish hotels to the tourists from Great Britain, as Yle says. According to data from Statistical Centre, the number of nights spent by Russian tourists at Finnish hotels in December 2014 dropped down by 52.1 per cent till 75.5 thousand.