TOURIST TAXES ARE NOT POPULAR IN SPAIN

Sara Thopson -
The Parliament of Catalonia has been studying a request from the Barcelona City Council to increase the tourist taxes across the city. The initiative has raised so much concern in different private se...

PORTUGAL: TOURISM SECTOR EXPECTED TO GROW THANKS TO LUXURY HOTELS

Gregory Dolgos -
A recent study on the tourism sector in Portugal revealed that the industry is likely to grow in the area of luxury hospitality and several niche products like nature, surf, sun, beach, and culture. T...

HOW THE TOURISM BOOM MIGHT BECOME A PROBLEM FOR LISBON

Vanderlei J. Pollack -
Portugal has been breaking records in tourism in the recent months. In 2017, total overnight stays exceeded 57 million and hotel revenues exceeded 2500 million euros. The tourism boom however is becom...

TOURISM IN LUXEMBOURG: LEISURE AND BUSINESS SECTOR GROWING

Theodore Slate -
Tourism in Luxemburg stabilized last year. Despite diverging rates of success depending on the sector and region, the tourism sector reported positive numbers for the year 2016, according to State Sec...

CHINA'S INBOUND TOURISM STEADILY INCREASING

Kevin Eagan -
As of 2015, China is considered the fourth most visited country in the world with a value of 56.9 million international tourists per year. The multiplier effect on the figure of China’s inbound touris...