TOURISM IN MEXICO WORKING ON FURTHER IMPROVEMENTS

Anna Luebke -
In 2017, Mexico received 39 million foreign tourists. This year the authorities expect the number to exceed 42 million. Thanks to the increased numbers of tourism in Mexico, the country reached the se...

BRAZILIAN CARNIVALS 2018 SHOULD INJECT US$ 3.5 BILLION INTO THE ECONOMY

Nils Kraus -
The government estimates that 10.6 million Brazilians and 400.000 foreigners will come to enjoy the Brazilian carnivals of this year. Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo, Belo Horizonte, Salvador, Recife and Ol...

THE UNESCOFICATION OF TRAVEL DESTINATIONS

Nik Fes -
Mark Twain’s The Innocents Abroad about his Mediterranean cruise was a bestseller in the U.S. With it came the modern, controlled tourism to Europe. Since then tourism has become the industry with the...

CHINESE TOURISTS AVOID SWITZERLAND AMID TERRORISM CONCERNS

Justin N. Froyd -
Chinese visitors in Europe are looking for other destinations rather than Switzerland. The main reason is the concern about terrorism, which is why their focus has been redirected to regions in easter...

HOTEL INDUSTRY IN EUROPE HAS GROWN 3.5% SINCE 2010

Cecilia Garland -
Hotel industry is a segment that feeds about 85% of tourism in Europe. The industry has grown by 3.5% annually over the last 7 years, with an increase in average spending per customer of more than 2%,...