SPORT TOURISM DOMINATING THE AUSTRIAN TOURISM INDUSTRY

Sara Thopson -
Studies show that in no other EU country does sport play such an important economic role as in Austria. Across the European Union, sport contributes to the GDP at a 2.12% rate on average....

ECO LABELS IN TOURISM – CAN THEY BE TRUSTED?

Nils Kraus -
Sustainability and eco labels in tourism are a hot topic since in recent years more than 150 international eco certificates have been established. Naturally, they differ greatly and the traveler may a...

TOURISM IN ALGERIA: THE NUMBER OF TOURISTS TO DOUBLE

Denise Chen -
Minister of tourism in Algeria announced his plan to substantially increase the number of tourists. 4.4 million international tourists are expected in Algeria by 2027, in contrast to 2.4 million today...

DOMESTIC TOURISM IS THE FOCUS OF GERMAN GOVERNMENT

Nik Fes -
The German government wants to make business easier for German hoteliers and travel companies and to promote domestic tourism more. However, the methods so far are not particularly tailored to the ind...

DESTINATIONS TORN BETWEEN TOURISM AND PRESERVATION

Nik Fes -
Attracting more tourism or preserving their ecosystem is a dilemma that beaches and islands around the world are facing today. The massive and uncontrolled arrival of visitors to important ecological ...