THE MEDITERRANEAN SEA: (UN)SUSTAINABLE TRAVEL DESTINATIONS

Nik Fes -
Last week we spoke about the issue of (un)sustainable travelling, especially with regards to plastic and its huge amounts located in the Mediterranean. The issue was analyzed thoroughly with precise f...

MAURITIUS TOURISM REJOICES OVER NEW AIR ROUTES

Andrew J. Wein -
Direct connections between Mauritius and new markets are essential for further development of Mauritius tourism. Additional air routes to Europe and the Middle East have been announced by the authorit...

FRANCE SET TO CUT THE TOURISM PROMOTION BUDGET

Nik Fes -
The French government is considering reducing the budget allocated for the Atout France agency by one third. The project could result in the closure of the French tourism promotion offices abroad....

OVER-TOURISM OPPONENTS ARE RADICALIZING

Nik Fes -
The phenomenon of over-tourism is spreading across Europe. With the masses of tourists arriving in the continent’s metropolises, more and more opponents of uncontrolled travel are arising amongst the ...

WHY FOREIGN TOURISTS STAY AWAY FROM BRAZIL?

Brazil receives 6.5 million visitors a year, which is fewer than Osaka for instance in Japan. There are several reasons why there are not more foreign tourists in the country ranging from the lack of ...