Just in time to Pentecost: Meck-Pomm holiday wants to allow on the Baltic sea again

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Whitsun holiday on the Baltic sea – Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania will allow you to travel

21.13 PM: Mecklenburg-Vorpommern want to in view of the low Corona new infections in the week before Pentecost, also external back holiday on the Baltic sea allow. This provides a phased plan for the restart of the hospitality industry in the North-East, on the on Monday evening, in Schwerin, a representative of state government and the hospitality industry in the joint Task Force on tourism agreed.

As Prime Minister Manuela Schwesig (SPD) said after the consultations, should according to the Plan, first of all, the restaurants in the country from Saturday (9. May) may, under strict hygiene conditions for the Locals to open on 18. May Hotels, pensions and apartments. 25. May will be the since mid-March, current travel ban for tourists from other provinces repealed. So that would be after the missed Easter holiday of Pentecost at the end of may to the Baltic sea or in the Mecklenburg lake district again for all the Federal citizens. dpa/Bernd Wüstneck/dpa-Central picture/dpa, beach chairs at the Baltic sea.

The tourism, the industry weak the North-East is considered to be a key economic pillar, especially under the corona-related forced closures to suffer. Mecklenburg-Vorpommern is regarded as the most popular destination of the Germans in Germany. In the previous year, the East 34 million tourist Nights were registered in the North. According to information from the Ministry of economy, trade and tourism of the country are employed in the host to approximately 131 000 people.

Having regard to the regional differences in the infection happened had Schwesig, as announced in the previous week, to restaurants and Hotels in the North-East open earlier than in other States. A prerequisite is, however, that the infection numbers remain low, she said.

Since the 16th century. April registered new infections in the country, with one exception, were single-digit. With 43 Infected per 100 000 of the population of Mecklenburg-recorded-Western Pomerania the lowest Infection rates nationwide. In Bavaria, also one of the most popular tourist regions, the ratio was last about eight Times as high.


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