NEW FEE FOR FOREIGN TOURISTS TO BE LAUNCHED IN THAILAND

Richard Moor -
The Thai government plans to introduce a 300-baht (about US$ 8.7) landing tax for foreign tourists arriving by air, said Phiphat Ratchakitprakarn, Thailand's minister of tourism and sports. ...

TOURISM IN MADRID TO EXCEED THE PRE-PANDEMIC DATA IN 2023

Andrew J. Wein -
According to the delegate councilor for tourism, Almudna Maíllo, Madrid's tourism numbers have exceeded the figures projected for 2022 by over 15%. If the current trend continues, the city could surpa ...

JORDAN’S TOURISM REVENUE IS UP 88%

Michael Trout -
Jordan’s tourism sector revenue grew by 88.4% in Q1 2023 compared to the same period last year, reaching US$1.671 billion due to a sharp increase in the number of visitors. ...

BOLIVIA BETS ON NATURE’S TOURISM TO REACTIVATE THE SECTOR

Chris Grad -
The surprising immensity of the Uyuni Salt Flat, the Lake Titicaca or the Sajama, the country's highest mountain, are the secrets with which Bolivian tourism industry aspires to seduce visitors, said ...

MACHU PICCHU RECEIVES 10,000 FEWER TOURISTS DUE TO PROTESTS

Sara Thopson -
Peruvian tourism businesses have seen their recovery forecasts seriously affected due to the ongoing strike that is devastating the country. With only at the beginning of the Holy Week, more than 100 ...