UNWTO: INTERNATIONAL TOURIST ARRIVALS EXPECTED TO INCREASE

Kevin Eagan -
Destinations around the world welcomed 369 million international tourists (overnight visitors) in the first four months of the year, an increase of 6%, according to the UNWTO World Tourism Barometer. ...

EQUESTRIAN TOURISM IS GALLOPING BACK TO POPULARITY IN FRANCE

Daniel A. Tanner -
There is a new trend in tourism in France, a trend towards the “authentic”, a trend towards rediscovering nature and a slower pace of life. Equestrian tourism in France is in full swing at the moment....

TERRORISM AND TOURISM: TOURISTS FORGET QUICKLY

Nik Fes -
Terrorism and tourism has always been closely linked. The Middle East mainly, but even Europe, have been struck by attacks in the past months. A logical consequence of these events is a decline in ter...

SPANISH TOURISM NEEDS TO FIGHT TOURISM-PHOBIA

One of the main battles facing tourism in the 21st century is tourism-phobia and its alarming upward trend in recent years. The hatred of tourists and the businesses that rely on tourism for their su...

ITALY: NEW TOURISM STRATEGY BASED ON DIGITALIZATION

Daniel A. Tanner -
Italy has officially presented the 2017-2022 program for tourism. Technology will play an important role to increase the quality and integration of policies with the project called Industry 4.0 to rev...