Russian individual travelers will celebrate New Year in France, Austria and Belgium
France, Austria and Belgium became the best in the ranking of the most popular European destinations for New Year. It is a conclusion of "Alpha Insurance" experts after analyzing the data of individual travelers’ policies online sales.
Thus, the analytical center of the company had composed the rating of countries where unorganized travelers are planning to spend New Year's holidays. On the first place are Schengen countries - they have 74% of insurance policies. Tourists, who are planning to visit more than one European country on the New Year holidays, bought 27.3% of the total sold insurance to the countries of the Schengen zone. Among those who will visit only one country: 7.8% is France, 6.5% - Austria, 5.2% - Belgium. On fourth position of the rating of popular European destinations with the figure of 5.1% is Greece, on the fifth - Hungary (3.9%), on the sixth - Czech Republic (2.6%).
It also noted that 3.9% of Russians who have bought insurance policies in the company, will meet New 2017 on the coast of Thailand, 2.6% will go to England.
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.