' Russians do not need beach '
moscow - Beach holidays are no more than a fad in recent years, Russians can do without. That claimed the head of the Russian federal tourism agency, Oleg Safanov, in an interview with the newspaper Rosiskaja Gazjeta.
Safonov made his statement after the call on the authorities not to celebrate more holidays in Turkey, after the Turks had shot down a Russian fighter. Cheap beach holidays in Turkey are particularly popular among Russians.But Safanov his remark had not been made or an employee of an anti-corruption fund was able to report that the boss of tourism himself two houses on the Seychelles keeping alive.