CATALAN TOURISM EXPECTS DROPS IN PRICES, VISITORS AND RESERVATIONS

Richard Moor -
The last twelve months have been an acid test for the Catalan tourism sector, which has been forced to face challenges that no destination would like to experience. From terrorist attacks, to the poli...

TOURISM IN CRIMEA LIKELY TO SLUMP

Gary Diskin -
The opening of Turkey as a destination for Russians could lead to a considerable fall in inbound tourism in Crimea by 15 to 25%, according to experts. ...

REVOLUTION ANNIVERSARY: ST. PETERSBURG PREPARED FOR CHINESE TOURISTS

Sara Thopson -
An influx of Chinese tourists is expected in St. Petersburg this year thanks to the 100-year anniversary of the October revolution. Local tourism board developed a special “Red Route” leading through ...

BAVARIAN TOURISM INDUSTRY BREAKING RECORDS

Alec Hills -
Bavarian tourism data show that in 2017 guests from all over the world stayed in local hotels and guesthouses for 94 million nights. During their stays, the most important aspects were nature and the ...

RISING TREND: MORE COUNTRIES IMPLEMENT A TOURIST TAX

Larry Brain -
Holidaymakers are often used to it – many destinations require to pay a tourist tax. Often the fee is incorporated into the overall fee, for example in an airline ticket, during payment at hotels or a...