Yamal is the most interesting Russian region for tourism
14:01 19 ноября 2015
Категории: News in English
Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Okrug was recognized the most interesting Russian region for tourism. This is the result of the internet-voting of the contest National Geographic Traveler Awards 2015, which was founded by the magazine with the same name. The ceremony of awarding of the winners took place in Moscow.
The participants of the internet-voting chose the most popular tourist directions. The contest lasted during half a year, more than 240 thousand people participated in it. Croatia was recognized the best country in the nomination «Family Vacation». Switzerland was chosen as the best ski mountain resort. Russian people called the New Zealand the country of adventures, Azerbaijan – the discovery of the year. Ethiopia was recognized the favorite exotic direction. This information is given on the website otr-online.ru.