HOTELS IN PARIS REJOICE OVER REJUVENATED TOURISM NUMBERS

Vanderlei J. Pollack -
Almost 2 million travelers visited the French capital in December 2016, reports the Paris economic tourism observatory. A slight increase from December 2014....

MOSCOW HOTELS TRY TO ADD STARS TO THEMSELVES

Nik Fes -
In 2018, Russia will host the FIFA World Cup and thus measures are taken to manage the influx of tourists, such as the rating and classification of hotels. Moscow will be the main city of the football...

BOOKING VS. EXPEDIA, THE FIGHT OF TWO E-TOURISM PLATFORMS

Nik Fes -
Booking and Expedia dominate the field of global tourism on the Internet. Their domain is online booking of flights, hotels, apartments, cars etc. via different e-tourism platforms. ...

TOKYO TO TURN CRUISE SHIPS INTO HOTELS DURING 2020 OLYMPICS

Ashley Nault -
Japan authorities reported on their plans to use their cruise ships as hotels during the much-awaited 2020 Summer Olympics. According to governmental sources cited by Japan News, the Japanese governm...

TOURISM IN ALGERIA: THE NUMBER OF TOURISTS TO DOUBLE

Denise Chen -
Minister of tourism in Algeria announced his plan to substantially increase the number of tourists. 4.4 million international tourists are expected in Algeria by 2027, in contrast to 2.4 million today...