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  • Number of tourists in France and Croatia reached a record level

    Jul 25, 2012, 06:32
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    Number of tourists visiting France and Croatia seriously grows lately. Speaking of France, 81.4 million international tourists visited this European country over the past year, beating a record set in 2010, when number of tourists was equal to 77.6 million people.

    Statistically, most actively go to France tourists from China, Russia and Brazil. For another thing, number of American tourists started to grow again after it significantly dropped right after 2008 crisis started.

    In its turn, the record number of tourists visited Croatia during first six months of 2012 and almost 25% of them came from Great Britain. Number of tourists significantly grew up because of the new tour itineraries launching. Government representatives expect, that during next months their country will be even more desirable.

    It stands to mention such an important factor which tourists take into account when choosing a country to go on vacation, as condition of beaches. And in Croatia this index is one of the highest – Croatian beaches are among cleanest in Europe. Only in Cyprus water in the sea is cleaner than in Croatia. The most popular Croatian tourist destinations remain Dubrovnik and Hvar island.

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