China’s ambassador to Croatia, Shen Zhifei, says that Croatia is on the verge of experiencing a tourism boom from visitors from China. Speaking in an interview with daily Croatian paper Vecernji list, Zhifei says that Croatia’s beauty is attractive to the Chinese and it won’t be long before there is a massive influx.
“Chinese tourists will come over and swam your country and buy up all the luxury goods,” said Zhifei, adding that Croatia is a very welcoming country.
“Croatia is very good, tolerant and an open society, there has not been one racist incident here,” the ambassador said.
There are roughly 1,000 chinese nationals living in Croatia at present.