FRENCH HOTELS THREATEN TO BOYCOTT THE 2024 SUMMER GAMES

Cecilia Garland -
Last week, the International Olympic Committee had presented the Airbnb platform as a new sponsor of the Games, now French hotel owners and the association are running against this deal: In protest, t...

NEW RECORD NUMBER OF TOURISTS IN JAPAN

Vanderlei J. Pollack -
More than 31 million travelers visited Japan in 2018, according to official data published recently. It is a new record as the country prepares to host the Rugby World Cup in a few months and the Olym...

TOKYO TO TURN CRUISE SHIPS INTO HOTELS DURING 2020 OLYMPICS

Ashley Nault -
Japan authorities reported on their plans to use their cruise ships as hotels during the much-awaited 2020 Summer Olympics. According to governmental sources cited by Japan News, the Japanese governm...

TOURISM IN PARIS NAMES 2017 A RECORD-BREAKING YEAR

Andrew J. Wein -
After the year of 2016 that was heavily impacted by the repercussions of the terrorist attacks of 2015 and 2016, tourism in Paris returns in 2017 to positive numbers. ...

TOURISM IN RIO LOST USD 100 MILLION DUE TO VIOLENCE

Ashley Nault -
Tourism industry in the Brazilian state of Rio de Janeiro lost about R $ 320 million (about US$ 100 million) in revenue in the first four months of this year due to crime and violence. These are the f...
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