France is the fist choice for Chinese tourists to travel to Europe
In the recent past the Chinese New Year , the window rebate Airport Paris Charles de Gaulle all day long queues. Eighty percent ranks are Chinese tourists , the average visitor to wait in line more than half an hour. French officials of customs fee for each check shopping list slowly , and even open the chest to check every piece of merchandise , but always with elegance to China with Chinese guests to say “Happy New Year” .
According to Family Travel Travelzoo latest results of the survey show that France is still Chinese tourists to visit the country of choice for European tourism, Paris is the first in the minds of people willing a shopper’s paradise . French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius announced last month, to attract Chinese tourists, the French decided since January 27 , which is the 50th anniversary of the established diplomatic France birthday relationships, take care of visas Chinese tourists France within 48 hours shortened for this measure will attract more Chinese to France for sightseeing and shopping . Survey data show that France linked each year more than 900,000 Chinese who travel to France in 2020 , this figure will rise to 4,000,000 .
Although winter in the streets of Paris , Chinese tourists visits is not much, but as the ” Lafayette ” Printemps Department Store Department Store , you can see the crowds of Chinese people packed the different counters luxury especially handbags and jewelry counter . The counters are arranged almost all Chinese speaking employees received. In some large shopping centers , companies see China as long as the customer has special attention, because they know that Chinese customers will buy more than 175 euros thing to get over 10 % off. Printemps department store in the Louvre next to the main activity has opened a new jewelry and bags of small shops, duty free files on the machine, the most important is the identification of the Chinese language.
In 2014 plans to travel to Europe for Chinese respondents , 35% of people choose to travel in France . Planning a trip to Paris , Chinese tourists go to ” Buddha ” and large merchandisers spring luxury boutiques on the Champs Elysées and inexpensive mall “shopping” is planned in advance the route foolproof.
Travelzoo Family Travel Chinese President Hongwei believes invited to Paris this year is different from previous years , especially for the first time in France in the past with the guest group , this year there are more customers year. They spotted the Spring Festival in France coincided with discount winter season, are provided discounted tickets early , organize their own business trips. However, individual visitors should remember that limited English proficiency French , the best early learning a few simple French , and do your homework in advance.
Financial records of the Municipal Office of Tourism Paris , the average consumption of Chinese population reached € 1,500 , more than double the Japanese tourists. Paris businessman , the Chinese people in France became after the Japanese and the Russians in the first line of the client.