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...

GERMAN TOURISM DEVELOPS UNEVENLY IN DIFFERENT STATES

Michael Trout -
In the past ten years, the number of overnight stays of tourists in the new federal states of Germany has increased less strongly than in the former federal territory (excluding Berlin). The number of...

IS IT POSSIBLE TO TRAVEL TO NORTH KOREA?

Tomas Haupt -
North Korea stands for surveillance, foreclosure, and oppression. On the other hand, the country is open to tourists, but a trip is only possible under strict conditions. Hoe to travel to North Korea?...