The average Russian traveler still gives tour operators, closing their eyes to the progress of digitalization, hope for several years of prosperity. According to Travelport’s global survey, 51% of holidaymakers still prefer to buy tours from companies specializing in this type of service, regardless of the convenience of their digital platform. However, the global trend of digitalization of the travel industry indicates a fast and global change in this market. Says Regional Director ECOMMPAY Moscow Andrei Moryakov.
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“Italy without Sicily leaves only a vague image in the soul. Only here is the key to the whole ”- wrote Goethe about Sicily in the travel diary“ Italian Journey ”.
Charming bays and grape groves, volcanoes and through sea caves, sea blue and green forests – the nature of Sicily is as beautiful as it is diverse. The island’s unique natural landscape is due to the regular eruptions of Mount Etna, Europe’s largest active volcano, located near Catania.
To the north of the largest island of the Mediterranean Sea, Lipari archipelago, or the Aeolian Islands, is located with the center in the commune of the same-named Lipari. The nature of the volcanic islands, despite the population of 15 thousand people, remained untouched: the whole archipelago is under the protection of UNESCO. Continue reading
Tenerife is the largest and most amazing of the islands of the Canary archipelago. Located in the Atlantic Ocean near the African coast, it combines exotic nature, warm climate, as well as Spanish culture and cuisine. In the heart of the island is the third largest volcano in the world of Teide. Its height is more than 3,700 meters above sea level.
The whole island consists of mountain roads, steep descents and ascents. Therefore, renting a car, be prepared for narrow serpentines, sharp turns and constant reconstructions, which are almost impossible to drive around. Continue reading