Dmitry Medvedev goes on vacation

Russian President Dmitry Medvedev goes Monday in a week working vacation.It is expected that before the end of the week Medvedev will visit the city, located on the Volga River.The President of the trip will be accompanied by his wife and son.Russian President Dmitry Medvedev goes Monday in a week working vacation.It is expected that before the end of the week Medvedev will visit the city, located on the Volga River.The President of the trip will be accompanied by his wife and son.

press secretary Natalya Timakova, head of State said that in some cities the president will hold working meetings and conferences.This is the first working holiday Medvedev as head of state, said RIA "Novosti".

Just before 3 August, Dmitry Medvedev visited another Volga city - Yaroslavl.The President was interested in the preparations for the celebration of the 1000th anniversary of the city, which will be celebrated in 2010.Opening the meeting with the governor of the Yaroslavl region Sergey Vakhrukov, the president said t

hat the state commission headed by the preparation for the anniversary.Its structure has already been determined, the work began.The governor, in turn, noted that funding for the restoration of historic monuments increased almost twice.There are also the reconstruction and repair of roads in Yaroslavl, strengthening coastal infrastructure.

Medvedev walked along the promenade visited the restored Cathedral of the Assumption.Along the way, the President visited Myshkin, got acquainted with its sights and talked to the residents.

In addition, as already mentioned Dni.Ru, on the way to Yaroslavl, Medvedev held a meeting in Uglich on the development of domestic tourism and the problems of local government.The meeting brought together heads of municipalities, which are part of the tourist route of the Golden Ring and executives representing the federal government.

Medvedev noted that today tourism - one of the fastest growing sectors of the economy.The tourism industry employs over a million people.As the official site of the Russian president, Medvedev said that a considerable share of revenues from domestic tourism give the city the Golden Ring, traditionally attractive for tourists.The President instructed to develop proposals concerning the information support of the Russian tourist market.

He stressed that many people used to vacation close to home.And domestic tourism should be accessible to the broadest segments of the population.This is especially important for students: young people need to know how to develop the country, to visit the historically significant for all the inhabitants of Russian areas.