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Russian tourists on holiday shopping spree

Since January, 2011, purchases made by Russian tourists in Latvia increased 186 percent, writes the Baltic travel trade magazine Stand By News reports referring to Telegraf.

Since January, 2011, purchases made by Russian tourists in Latvia increased 186 percent, writes the Baltic travel trade magazine Stand By News reports referring to Telegraf.

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