Travel news digest for October 18
In a tense situation in the world of tourism, any careless statement can seriously affect business. Especially if it concerns the most popular destination among Russian tourists – Turkey.
On October 18, travel agent networks commented on TourDom.ru on the opinion of a political scientist from Khabarovsk Ildus Yarulinthat got to the main page Yandex.News with the headline “Russians urge to refrain from traveling to Turkey after the statement Erdogan about Crimea “. Whether such statements can scare off Russian tourists from resting at Turkish resorts, we learned from the heads of travel agency networks TBS Group and Pink Elephant.
What compatriots who decided to have a rest in Turkey really may face is with close attention Rospotrebnadzor and even police officers upon their return to Russia. Owner of a small Moscow travel agency Natalia told the TourDom.ru portal that her mother had to give explanations to the district police officer, despite the fact that the tourist herself no longer lives at the place of registration for 15 years and the data on the test result for COVID-19 were promptly transferred to the site Public services…
Those travelers who do not plan to travel outside of Russia, but are looking closely at Sevastopol or Stavropol, should also be aware of the restrictions. In these regions, the authorities have introduced a mandatory 14-day quarantine. We found out how many people are willing to put up with restrictions.
Fans of exotic destinations should be interested in the news about the opening of sales of ANEX Tour tours to Tanzania from Russian regions. In particular, from St. Petersburg, Rostov-on-Don, Samara, Kazan and Novosibirsk.
It is planned that the flights will be operated during the entire autumn-winter schedule with a frequency of once every 10 days. Zanzibar Packages with Wings AZUR air are already on sale.