Croatia to promote its tourism sector in Moscow on Tuesday

ZAGREB, 17.1.2011.The traditional Croatian Tourism Day will be held in Moscow on 18 January, the Croatian National Tourist Board reported on Monday.

On Tuesday, a press conference will be held on Croatia's travel industry and workers from the Croatian and Russian tourist sectors will hold meetings.

In 2010, the number of Russian tourists visiting Croatia climbed by 31 percent on the year to 173,256. They made 1,473,071 overnight stays, or 34 percent up from 2009. (Hina)