CITY OF DUBROVNIK FIGHTS OVERTOURISM AMID INDUSTRY GROWTH

Nils Kraus -
Dubrovnik has been going through a good tourism year. In January and February, the Croatian city registered increases in visitors. However, overall the country struggles to attract tourists during the...

TOURISM DECLINE REPORTED BY SPAIN FOR THE FIRST TIME SINCE 2009

Laura Maudlin -
The Spanish Minister of Industry, Trade and Tourism, María Reyes Maroto, has estimated that 2018 will close with the arrival of 81.2 million visitors, 0.8% less than last year, whose 81.9 million figu...

CATALAN TOURISM EXPECTS DROPS IN PRICES, VISITORS AND RESERVATIONS

Richard Moor -
The last twelve months have been an acid test for the Catalan tourism sector, which has been forced to face challenges that no destination would like to experience. From terrorist attacks, to the poli...

BARCELONA CRUISE BOOM NOT PLEASING THE RESIDENTS

Dan Rang -
Barcelona cruise tours have been growing in popularity and the number of travelers exploring the Spanish city is booming. However, the residents stand in opposition against rising tourism numbers as w...

SPANISH TOURISM SLOWDOWN LIKELY TO CONTINUE IN 2019

Tomas Haupt -
In 2018, tourism GDP grew below the Spanish economy. The number of travelers reached 82.6 million which is 0.9% more than last year, when the country achieved a historical record of 81.9 million arriv...