Croatian Tourism Days 2010

Croatian tourism is the third year in a row above the average of European competitors, and each 50th european tourist visiting Croatia, tourism is the most competitive part of the Croatian economy-said Tourism Minister and president of the Croatian National Tourist Board, Damir Bajs at the opening of the biggest Croatian tourist event .

At the opening, Minister also recalled the success of last year's measure, whose implementation will continue this year, among which were particularly successful those aimed at strengthening the so-called airline destinations and the increased promotion of Croatian tourism potential of the Internet.

Since the Croatian tourism exposed to the world market (foreign tourists in Croatia are 85 percent of arrivals and 90 per cent of nights), the Minister stressed that the struggle for competitiveness is enduring struggle and that Croatian tourism must not only be competitive in 2011, but also in 2020. By joining the European Union, he added, Croatia must use all its positive effects, including the Funds.