The authorities of Paris noticed the growth of the tourist flow from Russia by almost 70%
“The tourist flow to Paris began to recover in 2017. In January, the capital of France was visited by a record number of tourists for such period of the last 10 years”, - informed the press service of the Office for Tourism and Congresses of Paris. In February the number of all international arrivals to Paris increased by 11%. The number of tourists from Russia has grown by almost 70%. "Such figures indicate a change of the tourist situation in Paris, but this trend should be confirmed in the coming weeks with the beginning of the high season", - noted at the press service. Previously the press service expected, that in 2017 the tourist flow to Paris return to the level of 2015.
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.