SWISS TOURISM RECOVERING AFTER THE CURRENCY SHOCK

Laura Loss -
The Swiss tourism industry has been in a crisis since the euro-franc shock in January 2015 but there are signs of recovery and it seems that the situation is gradually turning around. As a reminder, t...

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...

CHINESE TOURISTS ARE CHANGING THE CANADIAN TOURISM LANDSCAPE

Kevin Eagan -
In 2018, China became the second most important source country of visitors to Canada after the United States, replacing UK. Almost 70,000 Chinese tourists entered Canada in March, according to seasona...

TOURISM IN RIO LOST USD 100 MILLION DUE TO VIOLENCE

Ashley Nault -
Tourism industry in the Brazilian state of Rio de Janeiro lost about R $ 320 million (about US$ 100 million) in revenue in the first four months of this year due to crime and violence. These are the f...

WILDFIRES: NUMBER OF TRAVELERS HEADING TO AUSTRALIA DECREASED DRAMATICALLY

Theodore Slate -
The number of travelers booking stays in Australia has plummeted since the fires started in September....