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Greece Cannot Understand Why All the Tourism Has Stopped

May 29, 2012 | Comments: 0 | Views: 151

Civil Unrest and stress in financial markets comes with additional unintended consequences. Indeed, this is what many community "protest" organizers fail to realize. Once the global media picks up on rioting, protests, or massive demonstrations - the whole world begins watching, and the media has a field day, often blowing everything out of proportion. Still the demonstrators play right into the camera, perhaps trying to get on TV or to boisterously make their case.

The Greeks note that sales at hotels, restaurants, car rentals, tours, cruise ships, and tourist attractions are now well below normal prices, and it's a great time to get a great bargain for travelers, still very few takers, and so the citizens of Greece just cannot understand why no one is showing up? Well, perhaps it could be all those general strikes at the airports, government buildings, and other places, along with the rioting in the streets, civil unrest, and violence. Now more reports of crime too.

The Greeks say everything is overblown in the media and that everything is really fine and they want all the tourists back which are a large chunk of their economic GDP, or it was anyway. It is perhaps the largest sector of their economy now. Well, maybe this is a déj Source: EzineArticles

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