Good trends and announcements from the US market for Croatia are confirmed by data from the Electronic System for Travel Authorization (ESTA), which published an overview of the destinations that users searched for the most in the period after the lockdown.
According to published data, Croatia ranked 14th among the most searched destinations with over 810 thousand searches on Google search.
Italy is on the top, and among the most sought-after destinations in the world are also the Maldives, Mexico, Thailand, Spain, Canada, Greece and others.
Americans are ready to travel abroad at the beginning of 2021, and that is also shown by the data of the American travel insurance company Squaremouth, according to the head of the Croatian Tourist Board in Los Angeles, Iva Bahunek.
The data of this American travel insurance company shows that 65 percent of all reservations for next year refer to international destinations, which also make up 86 percent of all planned trips in January and February 2021.
This information is based on travel insurance policies purchased through Squaremouth.com in the period from March to August this year, and relate to travel in 2021, mostly to destinations that are already available to American travel enthusiasts.
-Good announcements from the American market bring hope and optimism that, by stabilizing the situation with the corona virus pandemic, we can expect a larger number of American guests in our country next year. At this moment, the most important thing is to keep the visibility of our country, and when the conditions for that are met, we will start with intensified promotional activities on the US market - said the director of the Croatian Tourist Board, Kristjan Stanicic.