NEW RECORD NUMBER OF TOURISTS IN JAPAN

Vanderlei J. Pollack -
More than 31 million travelers visited Japan in 2018, according to official data published recently. It is a new record as the country prepares to host the Rugby World Cup in a few months and the Olym...

THE BIG DATA REVOLUTION IN TOURISM

Nils Kraus -
What real and tangible advantages does Big Data brings for tourism? What are the business opportunities offered by this technology?...

HOTEL INNOVATION SHOULD NOT RELY ON TECHNOLOGY ONLY

The hotel industry seems more than convinced of eliminating any friction both during the booking process as well as the stay of the guest. At the same time, through the hotel innovation the establishm...

EU TO REFORM THE ENTRY VISA TO BOOST TOURISM

Joe McClain -
The European Commission has proposed to reform the common visa policy. They aim to adapt them, for security reasons, to the challenges related to migration and new opportunities offered by technologic...

HALAL TOURISM ON THE RISE IN TURKEY

Nik Fes -
Waves of attacks, coup attempts and much more. Travelers have been avoiding Turkey as a destination in the past years. One sector, however, resisted the crisis: halal tourism....