70% OF RUSSIAN TOURISTS IN ITALY BOOK THEIR HOLIDAY ONLINE

Vanderlei J. Pollack -
Russian tourism inflow to Italy is registering signs of revival, with significant developments in the ways of booking. 70% of Russian tourists coming to the country for holiday book their accommodatio...

SPANISH TOURISM INDUSTRY NEEDS URGENT REORGANIZATION

Vanderlei J. Pollack -
Tourism industry is the sector that happens to be the first one in Spain. Tourism, by itself only represents 11% of the P.I.B., a figure that would reach 20% if its impact on the rest of the economy i...

U.S. MEDICAL TOURISM - STEADY GROWTH

Pat Hyland -
Since ancient times people have turned to travel to faraway lands in the pursuit of health and wellness, as well as recreation and spiritually enlightened. The ancients travelled to Greece, North Afri ...

INDONESIA CANCELS PLANNED CLOSURE OF KOMODO ISLAND

Anna Luebke -
Indonesian authorities announced that they would not close the Komodo island to tourists, as previously planned. Instead, the authorities will limit the number of tourists and raise fees to better pro...

MODERN TRAVELER PREFERS LAST MINUTE BOOKING

It is difficult to find a company in the tourism sector that is not aware of the importance of knowing the behavior of travelers. Successful company owner needs to be aware of the visitors’ preference...