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Mauritius records a record growth of the tourist flow from Russia



For 11 months of this year, rest on Mauritius chose 5665 Russian tourists, which is 13.9% higher than the results of the same period last year. This is the highest growth rate among European markets. However, only in November the number of Russian tourists in Mauritius increased by 36.3%. In general, more than 8 thousand people (+ 2.8%) came from CIS countries (including Russia).

The kite festival Mauritius Kite Jam, which was organized by the Mauritius Tourism Authority and the Russian Kite Association with the support of the All-Russian Sailing Federation, played its role in the increase of the Russian tourist traffic this fall. This sports festival gathered more than 250 professionals and kite surfers, representatives of Russian business and all those who wish to learn or improve their skill level in kite surfing, windsurfing and surfing, Interfax reports.

In addition, Mauritius is one of the areas where our tourists do not need to issue a visa in advance. A visa for 60 days is issued at the airport and, if necessary, is easily extended on the spot.When you leave the country, you will be charged $ 17.

Mauritius – a place for an elite holiday. A lot of fashionable hotels, hundreds of kilometers of luxury beaches framed by coconut groves, a special atmosphere of the island and the charm of its residents – all this attracts thousands of tourists. In total by the beginning of December the island received over 870 thousand visitors, the total growth of the tourist flow was 5.6%.

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May holidays in Ukraine: tourists rush to book apartments




According to forecasts, to hold May holidays in Western Ukraine are going to 5-20% more tourists than last season. These data inspired the owners of apartments, who threw additional housing on the market of daily rent. The largest flow of tourists is expected in Lviv – the city already employs 50% of apartments, surrendering daily. Special demand for apartments of medium and elite level. Some hosts offer breakfast, as well as transportation and sightseeing services.

The cheapest accommodation in Lviv for May holidays will cost $ 30 per day. For this money, the tenant will be provided with a one-room apartment with "Soviet" repairs, unpresentable furniture and water supply on schedule. For $ 40-60 you can rent one-room apartment with good repair, round-the-clock water supply and even hotel service (cleaning, breakfast). Two- and three-bedroom apartments of the same level will cost $ 70 per day. For comparison: a business-class double room in the hotel will cost $ 80-100. Elite housing (area from 100 square meters, the availability of design repair, good furniture,household appliances; location in the favorite places of tourists: on Prospekt Svobody near the Opera House and on the Market Square near the Town Hall) will cost $ 100-120 per day.

In Uzhgorod, where tourists can go to the neighboring village of Berehove and visit the thermal pools, holiday apartments are now rarely booked. The cheapest housing here costs 100 hryvnia per day ($ 20.8). For such money, a one-room apartment with usual repairs and furniture located in the adjacent areas to the center is at guests' disposal. For 120 hryvnia ($ 24.9) you can rent a studio in the city center. Apartments that claim the status of elite (European-quality repair, satellite TV, home appliances), will cost from 190 to 250 hryvnia (from $ 39.4 to $ 51.9).

In the Carpathian cities of Yaremche, Vorokhta and Khust, finding private housing is more difficult. Accommodation in a boarding house with two meals will cost 110-180 hryvnia ($ 22.8-37.4). In the private sector, a room for two with a good repair and amenities in the house will cost 100-120 hryvnia per day ($ 20.8-24.9), writes Business Capital.

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