TURESPAÑA AIMS TO REACH 1,500 MILLION EUROS FROM TOURISM REVENUES

Kevin Eagan -
In 2017, the Spanish economy received 172,900 million euros in tourism revenues - including direct, indirect and induced effects. This amount represent a 5.7% increase over 2016, representing 14.9% of...

CANARY ISLANDS EXPECT A COMEBACK OF BRITISH TOURISTS

Tomas Haupt -
This year, the Canary Islands have lost an average of 25,000 British visitors a month, with a total of 229,000 during the first nine months of 2018, a drop that the public administration and hotel ass...

CHINESE TOURISTS SPEND MORE IN GERMANY

Richard Moor -
Chinese tourists in Germany spend on average 513 euros per day in Munich, which is more than the Arab visitors (367 euros), according to a recent survey by the Bavarian Trade Association. Visitors fro...

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...

FOREIGN TOURISTS IN COLOGNE DECREASED IN NUMBERS

Bill Alen -
While Germany reports new records in terms of tourism, the number of tourists in Cologne declined sharply at the turn of the year. The main reason were the New Year’s Eve gang assaults on women that s...