BAVARIAN TOURISM SECTOR REPORTED NEW RECORDS

Tomas Haupt -
Foreign tourists have always come to Bavaria to explore its cities as well as health resorts. Last year, the Dutch were the most numerous group of visitors, but there was also an increase in the inflo...

CHRISTMAS MARKETS TOURISM IN GERMANY: A SUCCESS STORY WITH DARK SIDES

Nik Fes -
It is the end of November which marks the beginning of the Christmas season and the opening of Christmas markets all over Europe. Christmas trees and other attractions attract millions to the inner ci...

PORTUGUESE TOURISM PARADOX – OVERNIGHT STAYS UP, WAGES DOWN

Gregory Dolgos -
The amount of overnight stays in Portuguese hotels in 2016 increased, the number of guests increased, the occupancy rate increased, the revenues increased. The average wages of the hotel staff, howeve...

FRANKFURT: HOTELS FACE STAFF SHORTAGE

Justin N. Froyd -
More and more new hotels open in Frankfurt every year. The industry finds it increasingly difficult to find employees....

PORTUGUESE HOTELS – OFF-SEASON TOURISM IS REACHING NEW HIGHS

Off-season tourism in Portugal reports positive numbers – two million guests stayed in local hotels in January and February, which is an increase of 11% over the same months last year. The Minister of...