Interest in Tanzania in "Yandex.Search for" soared 65 times
Interest in Tanzania in "Yandex.Search for" soared 65 times after information on the restoration of air links with this country, as in "Yandex.Travel" - more than 200 times, told RIA Novosti in the press service of Internet companies.
On Friday, Deputy Prime Minister Tatiana Golikova said that Russia from August 1, will resume its flights from three countries: UK, Turkey, and Tanzania. The Embassy of Tanzania, called it good news that the country is ready to accept all tourists who want to come. The official representative of Russian foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova said that the inclusion of Tanzania in the list of the three countries, which will be restored flights from Russia, due to the popularity of this African country among Russian tourists.
The news has sparked a surge of interest in Tanzania from the Russians.
Most of the users were interested in the location of Tanzania, pictures of the country, prices for tours, times of flights, reviews of holidays and weather, said the Internet company. Of specific locations most often searched for Zanzibar, about Kilimanjaro asked 50 times less.
In addition, in "Yandex.Travel" also recorded a surge of interest for tourists of countries with which was opened to traffic. "So, yesterday in the top 10 most popular among Russians countries Tanzania fell to 4th place, and the UK to 7th place. Interest in the UK per day increased about 7 times, and to Tanzania more than 200 times," - said in "Yandex".
The company added that the top foreign countries among Russian tourists have traditionally headed by Turkey, the interest is also increased by 5-6 times.