What they bring from trips of the Russian tourists?
The magnets are still in force!
17 may 2019 13:38
A map service Maps.me together with the research platform Research@mail.ru found that users often bring from trips.
The majority of respondents (69%) selected domestic tourism routes beyond the boundaries of Russia. One in five, on the contrary, just goes abroad, the most popular trips among young people (under 35 years). 12% travel both domestically and abroad.
Most often, the Russian tourists bring from travel Souvenirs (figurines of iconic buildings, plates, etc.) that makes 60% of the respondents. 57% prefer the magnets on the fridge. Top 3 food: every third Respondent (34%) admitted that travelling brings out cheese, ham, chocolate and other products. Also the Russians are buying clothes (32%), alcohol (31%) and jewelry (29%). Book travel acquire 17% of respondents, while 8 percent said they take home medication.
In some categories the respondents ‘ answers differed greatly depending on where they went to last year – in Russia or abroad. For example, among those who traveled abroad, fans to smuggle in a suitcase of cheese and other foods much more (44%) than among the supporters of domestic tourism (34%).
Alcohol brought 42% travelled abroad and 29% travelled to Russia; clothes – 44% and 31%, respectively. Also fans of foreign travel more often than “domestic tourists”, purchase decorations (39% vs. 28%) and drugs (14% vs. 7%).
The survey involved 2,700 users who visited the journey at least once in the past 12 months.
Maps.me – a free service that provides offline maps and navigation for mobile devices based on data from the OpenStreetMap (OSM).