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On the Move with Select Italy Russia
On the Move with Select Italy Russia To a Bright Future
Select Italy Russia has proven to be widely successful
When we announced the launch of our Russian-language website in the April 2013 issue of Il Postino newsletter, readers were asked to raise a glass of vodka in a toast to our hoped-for success. Now, almost two years after Select Italy Russia went live, we can measure in hard numbers and heartfelt client comments just how effective the website really is. A whopping 16,518 tickets and services were sold during the Russian website's first 20 months of operation, with over a quarter of those sales consisting of entry tickets to see a single work of art: Leonardo da Vinci's sublime Last Supper in Milan. Next in popularity was the Vatican Museums in Rome where, among the tens of thousands of priceless artworks, is another Renaissance crowd-pleaser, the incomparable Sistine Chapel. In fact, the ease and convenience of booking advance museum tickets with Select Italy was mentioned by a number of our satisfied Russian clients, including Natalia from Novosibirsk who observed: "Without your vouchers we would have had to spend hours in long lines... Those lines were just like another small attraction for us to look at. I keep telling my friends about the lines, ...

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