Posted by: oliviapontet | January 15, 2017

Record number of Chinese travellers visiting the UK

Many Chinese tourists head for London in the last sign of remarkable resilience of the Brexit-time capital.

The plunge into the book after the referendum vote and a simpler visa system to contribute to China’s flight reserves skyrocket, according to new figures today.

Record number of Chinese tourists flocking to London after Brexit sparks plunge in the pound


“London is open” message to reassure the rest of the world is proving a success.

D & D London, owner of restaurants like Le Pont de la Tour and Quaglino, today announces a big jump of recipes.

Tourism bosses hope that the end will appear shocks to 2016 and the start of good to 2017 sign another year of record for tourism.
The number of flight reserves in China is up 81 percent from January 2016, most planning trips in the period before the start of the cock year on January 28.


For the first three months of 2017, reserves are already 43 percent ahead of the year ForwardKeys.

Some restaurants, among others, the German gymnasium, 100 Wardour Street, Bluebird and Sartoria have increased by 30 percent in 2015, said D & D London.

The company also had the Prime Minister “£ 1 million day” on December 14.

Gunewardena, President and CEO of D & D London, said: “We are very pleased with the December trade after what was a topsy-turvy year.

Tesco, Marks & Spencer and John Lewis all negotiating reports and the Bank of England Governor Mark Carney report to the MPs that growth forecasts may be improved next month.

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They are particularly delighted by the service of Chinese reserves after years of courtesy and travel to the more populous country of the world, which have traditionally favored Paris on London.

Jo Leslie, who runs the Chinese welcome program for the VisitBritain government agency, said: “Chinese tourists in London spend twice as much and they have lost the police in continental Europe, spend twice as much money and the number Increases to twice the rate

London is cheaper

London is 11% cheaper this year for Chinese following the fall in the value of the book against the yuan as a result of the outcome of the shock referendum.

A major overhaul of the visa application process, including the extension of visa requirements from six months to two years and the opening of new application centers, also encouraged visits by China.

The Casino in Leicester Square yesterday.

Simon Thomas, owner and general manager of the Hippodrome, said the growing number of Chinese visitors had helped the casino record the numbers over Christmas.

He wrote: “London is booming, the week that runs until Christmas has been a joy, while the week between Christmas and New Times

The Chinese New Year celebrations from 27 to 29 January are widely praised as the most sumptuous in the world outside of Asia, with hundreds of thousands expecting to rush to the West End.

London Mayer

London Mayor Sadiq Khan said: “With the spectacular lion parade from Chinatown to the heart of the capital, Trafalgar Square, live music, the best of Chinese dance, entertainment, markets And Family workshops. London is a Chinese New Year celebration. ”

VisitBritain’s Director Patricia Yates said: “China is the biggest outbound market in the world for Britain.


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