FRENCH TOURISM EXPECTING RECORD REVENUE IN 2018

Daniel A. Tanner -
In its latest report on international tourism in France, the Banque de France highlights the positive results of the sector, while pointing out certain weaknesses....

SWISS MOUNTAIN RAILWAYS ENJOY IMMENSE POPULARITY AGAIN – IS IT ENOUGH?

Nils Kraus -
Mountain railways in the Swiss Alps enjoy the good times again. According to a recent report, their popularity goes up together with the revenues. ...

FOOD WASTE: SHOULD THE TOURISM INDUSTRY WORRY?

Pat Hyland -
Every year, more than 1 billion tons of food produced for human consumption is lost or wasted. Given its position when it comes to consumption on the food value chain, tourism industry is a key indust...

21ST CENTURY, THE RISE OF TOURISM AND TOURISMOPHOBIA

Theodore Slate -
The annual number of travelers in 2017 could surpass the 1.3 billion mark. With the rise of low-cost airlines, the number of annual flights has also grown: more than 37 million per year. Right now, 4....

SPANISH CAPITAL ADOPTS AN ANTI-AIRBNB PLAN

Pat Hyland -
Madrid banned the rental of furnished apartments for more than 90 days a year. About 10,000 hosts are concerned....