EUROPE REJOICES OVER POSITIVE NUMBER OF TOURISTS

Andrea Hausold -
The number of tourists in the world increased substantially in 2017, especially in southern and Mediterranean Europe....

2018 TRENDS OF THE EU TOURISM

Ashley Nault -
The European Tourism Commission recently presented its annual report titled “European tourism – trends and prospects for 2018”. In general, there was a 7% increase in international tourists for EU tou...

LOS ANGELES AND NEW YORK STANDING OUT IN DARK PERIOD FOR U.S. TOURISM

Nik Fes -
2017 has been one of the worst years for American tourism in recent history. In the first seven months of 2017, the USA registered a tourism decline of 4% in terms of international arrivals, according...

WEDDING TOURISM GENERATES EUR 500 MILLION IN ITALY

Nik Fes -
If there is a market segment that is particularly popular in Italy, it is the wedding tourism, tourism for foreigners’ marriages. More than 8,700 events in 2018 in Italy generated an estimated turnove...

TOURISM SECTOR IN PORTUGAL SLOWS DOWN IN THE FIRST HALF OF THE YEAR

Larry Brain -
In the first half of the year, the number of guests and overnight stays in Portugal kept increasing, but there has been a deceleration, compared to the growth rate of the same period of last year. Th...