From barbed wire to bicycles

28.05.2010: The "WAZ Media Group" reports on the "Iron Curtain Trail" and its importance for the tourism industry

"Cycling tourists spend more money than those travelling by car", Michael Cramer said.

For example Macedonia and Bulgaria have promised to promote the "Iron Curtain Trail" in their regions. The cross-border cooperation will help boost tourism, the parties involved hope.

Michael Cramer is convinced that the "Iron Curtain Trail" will not only help keep the history of the division alive but also have a positive impact on the economy.

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