PORTUGUESE TOURISM HAS A NEW GOAL: DOUBLING ITS REVENUE BY 2027

Cecilia Garland -
The Portuguese government wants to take full advantage of the recent euphoria that tourism has been experiencing and set new and even more ambitious goals – to achieve a growth of 4% on an annual basi...

HOW TO HANDLE THE REPUTATION OF A TRAVEL DESTINATION

Kevin Eagan -
The influence of new technologies is already visible in the tourism sector. Most users turn to online alternatives when booking their trips. This means browsing platforms such as TripAdvisor, social m...

TOURISM IN THE PARIS REGION FINALLY SHOWS POSITIVE SIGNS

Theodore Slate -
Tourism in the Paris region, or Ile-de-France, was last year severely affected by a drop in foreign visitor numbers. However, the latest statistics reveal positive news. ...

RUSSIAN OUTBOUND TOURISM RETURNS TO PRE-CRISIS LEVEL

Joe McClain -
Turkey is once again a hit with Russian tour operators. At the end of 2015, the sale of Turkish holidays was banned in Russia after a Russian jet was shot down by the Turkish army. It has been a year ...

BRUSSELS: STRATEGY AGAINST THE TRANSIT TOURISM

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Tourists come to Brussels to enjoy its historical heritage, taste the legendary Belgian beer or discover the European institutions. However, the city does not seem to attract long-stay tourism: most v...