SPIRITUAL TOURISM IN FRANCE ON THE RISE

Theodore Slate -
Whether tourists or pilgrims, more than 51 million people visit religious sites every year in France according to Atout France. Formerly practiced by pilgrims alone, spiritual tourism today attracts a...

MEXICO: RAILWAY INSTEAD OF TOURISM PROMOTION

Cecilia Garland -
Mexico plans to rebuild its tourism industry. However, one of the first steps to do so is a controversial move. Mexico announced closing 18 of the 21 Mexican tourism offices around the world by the en...

THE NUMBER OF VISITORS AT FRENCH MONUMENTS IS ON THE RISE

Richard Moor -
Visitors are back to France. According to a report published by the French National Monuments Center, the number of visitors is up by 10% since the beginning of the year....

DOMESTIC TOURISM CONTINUES TO GROW IN CHINA

Nik Fes -
China's rapid growth in domestic tourism continued in 2018, with a total of 5.54 billion domestic tourist trips, an annual increase of 10.76%, the Ministry of Culture and Tourism announced....

RUSSIAN HOTELS PROFITING FROM INCREASED FOREIGN TOURISM INFLOW

Wayne M. Gore -
The growing inflow of foreign tourists is of great benefits to the Russian hoteliers, who has been increasing the prices. According to estimates of tour operators, next summer the cost of hotel accomm...