January 1, 2023, 20:51 – Public News Service – OSN

Over 50 percent of citizens Russian Federation, who decided to spend the January holidays away from home, are thinking about going to the cities of the Russian Federation. The most frequent choice for them is the capital of the state and Sochi.

In the text of a publication distributed by RIA Novosti, in which the agency refers to statistical data received from the OneTwoTrip service, it is said that, among other countries, the population of the Russian Federation most often chooses Turkey.

The publication drew attention to the fact that another popular option for those wishing to travel around the country remains St. Petersburg.

Among other frequently chosen options for foreign trips, Phuket and the cities of Armenia are of particular interest.

Recall, according to the Association of Tour Operators of Russia, Moscow region became the most popular tourist destination in 2022. The relevant information was published on the organization’s website.

And besides this, the official representative of the Russian Foreign Ministry, Maria Zakharova, made a statement in connection with the complication of Norway’s access to Svalbard. The result of such actions was an obstacle to the work of Russian organizations on the archipelago and in its waters. More about it read in material Public News Service.