BLACK FRIDAY COMES TO THE TOURISM SECTOR

Ashley Nault -
Airlines, hotel chains and travel agencies took advantage of November 24, the Black Friday, and the next days to offer great discounts. It is a long-standing tradition that has been imported from the ...

MADRID AND BARCELONA CHALLENGE PARIS AND LONDON AS SHOPPING TOURISM CENTERS

Larry Brain -
Spain is set to surpass France for the first time as a global destination with more tourists. Official forecasts and study services raise the numbers to 84 million visitors with a predominance of the ...

BREXIT – SPAIN AND BRITAIN ARGUING ABOUT GIBRALTAR

Nik Fes -
Gibraltar has been enjoying a privileged position within the EU, until now. The small headland has been exempt from certain taxes, responsibilities and legislation. However, now, despite Gibraltarians...

DIGITAL PLATFORM - PARADOXES OF UBER AND AIRBNB DEVELOPMENT

Andrew J. Wein -
With the tourism boom came the boom of digital platforms, which do not comply with labor rights – the workers do not pay taxes, do not have social security nor insurance. ...

CLIMATE CHANGE – A THREAT TO TOURISM IN SPAIN

Cecilia Garland -
Climate change is having a stronger impact on Spain than in most European nations. Drinking water is scarce and coasts recede. Some experts in the country already see tourism at risk....