OUTBOUND TOURISM OF CHINESE TRAVELERS KEEPS BOOMING

Larry Brain -
For Chinese tourists, traveling abroad has become more accessible, a factor that can be attributed to increasing average income levels. The medium and long-term trend indicates a growth of the magnitu...

EUROVISION 2018 – THE WINNER IS PORTUGUESE TOURISM

Nik Fes -
The Eurovision Song Contest 2018 has just finished with the winner announced – the Israeli pop star Netta Barzilai. This year it was hosted by Lisbon after the last year’s victory of the Portuguese si...

TOURIST TAX ACROSS EUROPE DIFFERS CONSIDERABLY

Justin N. Froyd -
In many countries of the world tourists are charged the so-called “tourist tax”. It is mostly aimed at developing infrastructure or minimizing damage from vacationers, including cleaning beaches, rest...

TOURISM IN SRI LANKA HARMED BY POLITICAL SITUATION

Kevin Eagan -
Sri Lanka's tourism industry is beginning to suffer the consequences of the political crisis in the middle of the tourist season. The uncertainty leads to cancellations by leisure tourists and busines...

HOW DIGITAL IS YOUR BUSINESS? TECHNOLOGIES IN THE HOSPITALITY SECTOR

James Morris -
Digitization has contributed many advances in the hospitality sector. Some accommodations have already implemented major changes by integrating new technologies to turn the guest experience into somet...