The demand for Cyprus continues to grow. In March, the island hosted 55.1% more tourists from Russia than in the same period of the last year. According to the Statistics Service of Cyprus, in March Cyprus took another record of tourist flow, hosted 2.8% more tourists than in the same month a year earlier. The largest role in the growth of tourist traffic continues to play Greece and Russia. In March, the tourist flow from Russia increased by 55.1%, and from Greece - by 10.7% against the same period of the last year. "We clearly maintain the balance of the existing accommodation volume and air transportation. Nevertheless, the demand for the direction has grown in our company by 10%", - says the General Director of PegasTouristik tour operator Anna Podgornaya. "The demand for tours to Cyprus has grown, which is connected with the long season. This year is quite warm, and the season began very early", - notes Anna Filatovskaya Director of the direct sales department of ICS Travel Group.
Yury Mishchenko, graduated from Moscow Institute of Foreign Languages, has more than 15 years experience in tourism and travel. Working both in tour operator company as destination manager, and in travel agency as sales manager, he is focused on analysis of Russian tour operators’ daily routine. Recently, Yury works in Baginet Marketing and Sales Agency.