General Director of one of the most popular tour companies in the UK «Thomas Cook» Frankhaus Peter said that he is very disturbed by the increased level of security threats in Europe. This is a very difficult year for the tourism sphere all over the world.
Most tourists prefer to spend their holidays in the western part of Mediterranean sea. But, in a case to provide high level ov security to the customers, flights ton one of the cheapest resorts in the region - Sharm el-Sheikh are still closed. And it influences on the raising of prices for tours.
Frankhaus noted that Turkey is going through difficult times now, but highlighted that according to the British secret service intelligence data, tourist areas in Turkey are safe. Tour operator «Thomas Cook» continues to offer tours to Turkey and 1.8 million customers said that they still want to go to Turkey.