Record year as foreign tourists flock to Poland
PR dla Zagranicy
A record number of foreign tourists are expected to visit Poland this year, officials have said.
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Robert Andrzejczyk, head of the Polish Tourism Organisation, said that last year 18.3 million foreign tourists visited Poland, up 4.5 percent from 2016.
He added: “We already know that 2018 will be a record year, because in the first six months the number of foreign tourists rose 6.6 percent, which really is a huge success."
Andrzejczyk said that the number of tourists from China jumped by a massive 55 percent last year, while the tally of visitors from Israel was almost 50 percent up on 2016.