CRUISE TOURISM STAGNATING IN SOUTHERN UKRAINE

Sara Thopson -
While in 2013 there were 106 cruise ships in Odessa, well known cruise destination in Ukraine, currently there is just four of them. War, political instability and economic crisis in the country have ...

DEVELOPMENT OF TOURISM IN AMAZONAS HINDERED BY INFRASTRUCTURE

Andrew J. Wein -
Brazil is acknowledged as the country with the greatest natural beauty in the world, with the state of Amazonas concentrating most of those attractions. Despite that, the potential of tourism in Amazo...

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. ...

TOURISM INNOVATION RELIES ON LEADERSHIP AND EXPERIMENTATION

Pat Hyland -
Tourism innovation is one of the hot topics discussed among the travel stakeholders these days. Therefore, the annual Francophone E-Tourism Meeting, which took place in June in Valais, Switzerland, fo...

TOURISM IN MEXICO ANALYZING A VISA WAIVER PROGRAM

Anna Luebke -
Mexican government is considering a visa waiver program for 38 countries. The Permanent Commission of the International Statistical Congress urged the Secretariats of the Interior (SEGOB), of Foreign ...