Articles tagged “crimea”

Crimea Needs Tourists, So Russia’s Paying Their Way

Crimea Needs Tourists, So Russia’s Paying Their Way

Associated Press

Just like the good old days of Soviet-style travel incentives.

5 years ago

Russia’s New Tourism Plans for Crimea Include a Large Gambling Zone

Russia’s New Tourism Plans for Crimea Include a Large Gambling Zone

Reuters

It's hard to imagine a world where major gaming companies would not be put off by the thought of investing heavily in a country where the president has a habit of seizing everything from small businesses to entire countries.

5 years ago

Russia Is Already Promoting Crimea as a Tourism Hotspot

Russia Is Already Promoting Crimea as a Tourism Hotspot

Reuters

Yes, the glory days of hitting the Crimean coast with your local soviet, then ratting out your closest rival to the KGB. Ahhh, vacation.

5 years ago