MIR Vice President Featured in Travel Weekly

MIR Vice President Featured in Travel Weekly

Interest in travel to Russia is on the rise for 2017, a welcome surprise for tour operators that specialize in the region — including MIR. Travel Weekly Magazine interviewed MIR Vice President, Annie Lucas, about her thoughts on the resurgence in Russian travel:

“‘It seems that people have maybe tired of waiting to go back to Russia,” said Lucas. “The destination has been really busy.’ She said that the strong dollar against a weakened ruble has also helped. In addition, Lucas cited ongoing hotel and infrastructure development in Russia’s blockbuster destinations, Moscow and St. Petersburg, as well as in more off-the-beaten-path places throughout the country, such as in southern Russia and Siberia.”

Read the full article on the Travel Weekly website.

PUBLISHED: March 12, 2017

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