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February 7, 2022, 07:03


The digital tourism service continued a series of articles about the history of Russian tourism.

Russpass continues to talk about the history of Russian tourism. From new retrospectiveyou can find out how tourism developed in the Soviet era, who were issued trade union vouchers and where the most prestigious vacation was.

Readers will learn how from the 20s of the 20th century until the Great Patriotic War, tourism became an integral part of life, sanatorium and resort holidays developed and the word “voucher” appeared. The article will also tell about the voluntary Society of Proletarian Tourism and Excursions.

Already after the war, in the 1960s, tourist routes began to be developed, and trade unions began to issue vouchers to certain categories of citizens.

Readers will learn about the development of an entire industry in Soviet tourism – health resorts. They were open throughout the country – from Transbaikalia to the Black Sea, vacationers here underwent examinations, attended procedures, and in the evening went to dances. Crimea was considered one of the best resorts.

In the material you can find information about how the development of tourism was reflected in the cinema and what international event influenced the emergence of a new type of tourism.

Earlier, the service published other articles about the history of tourism, for example about 19th century travel and about geographical discoveries.

Digital travel service Russpass helps to quickly and easily plan a trip to Russia. Here you can buy railway and air tickets, book a hotel, a restaurant and much more. The service allows you to create an individual route to selected tourist locations in a few clicks or use a ready-made offer. In total, more than four thousand tourist offers for Russian regions are available on the portal today.

The project was developed on the initiative of the Moscow Government. Its implementation is supervised by the cityTourism Committeetogether withDepartment of Information Technology.

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