SPAIN'S NEW TOURIST TAX MAY DRIVE AWAY POTENTIAL HOLIDAYMAKERS

Tomas Haupt -
Sustainable tourism might become unsustainable for Spain soon, as a decision to launch a new tourists tax on visitor arrivals, allegedly with the sustainability of the industry in mind, is angering th...

BELGIAN TRAVELERS OPT FOR THE MEDITERRANEAN DESTINATIONS

Pat Hyland -
The number of Belgians going on holiday by plane is 35% higher than 5 years ago and has even doubled since 2010. Compared to the summer of 2017, TUI still records an increase of 7%. Three quarters of ...

MASS TOURISM: THE PORTUGUESE ARE TIRED OF IT

Andrea Hausold -
Real estate prices in Lisbon have risen by almost 20% in one year. The evictions of inhabitants followed one after the other. Mass tourism is one of the causes....

SUSTAINABLE TOURISM HARMS NATURE AS WELL

Tomas Haupt -
Sustainable tourism is growing in popularity. Walking in the deserted Tierra del Fuego, sneaking through the cold rain forest in the Chiloé island, waiting in a tent at the foot of Mount Fitz Roy for ...
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