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Greece tourism statistics 2012

Submitted by Serg A Nik on Fri, 08/09/2013 - 16:58

Tourism in Greece statistical information 2012.
Greek population is 10.8 million people (2011).

The total number of foreign tourists visiting Greece is 15.5 million people.
Number of hotels (places in hotels) - 9670 (771271).

Tourists from countries:
(Tourists from what countries usually come to Greece.)

  • Germany - 2.1 million people (13.6%).
  • UK - 1.92 million. (12.4%).

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Olympics volunteers will be trained at the World Championships in Athletics

Submitted by Serg A Nik on Wed, 08/07/2013 - 22:13

Moscow will host the World Championships in Athleticsfrom 10 to 18 August. This will be the biggest championship in historyf. A large number of athletes from different countries will come to Moscow to participate in the competition. Competitions will take place at the "Luzhniki" stadium. Volunteers of the 2014 Olympic Games in Moscow will take part in organization of the competition.

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United Kingdom tourism statistics 2012

Submitted by Serg A Nik on Fri, 05/17/2013 - 13:57

Tourism is one of the most important sectors of the economy of many countries. Most countries are trying to attract more tourists. For what purpose they do it? The main purpose of any country is to get as much money from visiting the country tourists, to provide jobs and sources of income for its citizens and to supplement the budget. Britain is one of the most popular tourist destinations of the world.

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Sportsmens may come to a competition in Russia without a visa

Submitted by Serg A Nik on Mon, 05/13/2013 - 14:06

Russia has conducted many international competitions in recent years. Major sporting events will take place in the future: the 2014 Winter Olympics, FIFA World Cup 2018. Russian President Vladimir Putin issued a decree in order to do participating in these competitions more convenient.

In accordance with the decree of the President of Russia:

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    National Tourism Week

    Submitted by Serg A Nik on Mon, 04/29/2013 - 22:24

    National Travel & Tourism Week is traditionally held in the US in the first full week of May. First Tourism Week was held in 1984. The "National Tourism Week" will be held from 4 to 12 May in 2013. This event is held in order to activate development of tourist business.

    This week, the various states and cities of America are organizing various activities in order to increase the number of tourists, the number of trips.

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    Tourists will pay more in Berlin hotels

    Submitted by Serg A Nik on Fri, 04/26/2013 - 17:14

    Tourism brings significant revenue in the budgets of many cities and countries. But there are many who want to get from tourists even more. Berlin administration decided to impose a tax on tourists recently. The so-called city tax is five percent of the cost of living in hotels, hostels and campsites. Those who rent apartments on his journey in Berlin will also pay more.

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    Russia - EU. Is it possible to travel without a visa?

    Submitted by Serg A Nik on Tue, 03/12/2013 - 16:23

    Russia seeks a long time to achieve for visa-free travel for Russian citizens traveling to Europe. Today, the Russian media published information that the visa will be canceled no later than 2015. After the abolition of visas for Russian citizens will be able to travel more often to many European countries, and the inhabitants of these European countries will be able to freely travel to Russia.

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    One year before the Olympic Games 2014

    Submitted by Serg A Nik on Wed, 02/06/2013 - 10:38

    February 7 is exactly one year before the Winter Olympic Games 2014 in Sochi. To this day was done most part of the work to prepare for the Olympic Games.
    Tickets selling to the Olympics begins February 7. You can buy tickets directly on the official website of the Olympics, as well as by representatives of the Olympic Committee in your country. Ticket prices have recently been published on the Internet.

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    Tickets prices for the Olympic Games 2014 in Sochi

    Submitted by Serg A Nik on Mon, 01/21/2013 - 11:57

    How much will cost tickets for the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi? Ticket prices was reported today in the Internet.

    • Tickets prices will be from one to 40 thousand rubles (up to one thousand euros).
    • Tickets for the final of the men's teams’ hockey tournament will cost from 7,000 to 40,000 rubles.
    • The cheapest ticket will be the final competition of women's teams in luge (1000 rubles).
    • Tickets for the Olympic hockey tournament semi-final will cost from 4 to 23 thousand rubles.

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    Flame torch design was presented for Sochi Olympic Games

    Submitted by Serg A Nik on Fri, 01/18/2013 - 12:19

    Olympic flame torch Preparing for the Winter Olympic Games in Sochi continues. Flame torch design was presented recently in Moscow.

    Olympic torch has made of aluminum alloy and transparent plastic. Colors for the Olympic Games torch are light silver and red (for the Paralympic silver and light blue).

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