LOW-COST AIRLINES RECORDED A 53% SHARE OF AIR PASSENGERS IN SPAIN

James Morris -
Low-cost airlines flew 18.13 million passengers in the first five months of 2019, which is 2.6% more over the same period of 2018, according to data released by Turespaña....

SWISS HOTELS REJOICE OVER INCREASED OVERNIGHT STAYS

Samuel Dorsi -
Swiss hotels started the year with positive numbers. In January, the number of overnight stays in Swiss hotels increased by 5.2% to 2.7 million. However, these figures need to be explained. ...

TOURISM SECTOR IN GUATEMALA FACES CHALLENGES

Wayne M. Gore -
Further development of infrastructure, reducing the image of an unsafe destination, and attracting tourists for longer stays are the main challenges of the tourism sector in Guatemala. ...

SWISS TOURISM BREAKING RECORDS

Ashley Nault -
Swiss tourism authorities reported positive numbers despite strong franc. Due to the weaker euro to the franc, Swiss holiday for guests from the eurozone got 50 percent more expensive over the last te...

SUMMER SEASON BROUGHT RECOVERY FOR FRENCH HOTEL INDUSTRY

Ashley Nault -
French hotel industry reported positive numbers for July. The occupancy rates increased to 70% throughout all accommodation categories while the average prices decreased. The August numbers suggest si...