CENTRAL AND EASTERN EUROPE INCREASINGLY ATTRACTIVE FOR CHINESE TOURISTS

Wayne M. Gore -
Chinese tourists are increasingly heading to Central and Eastern Europe. Based on an initiative by the European Union, 10.3% more Chinese visitors travelled to this region between May and August 2018,...

ITALY HOPES TO ATTRACT MORE CHINESE TOURISTS AFTER XI JINPING’S VISIT

Nik Fes -
Last week, Chinese president Xi Jinping visited Italy. With him there were many companies including the travel sector. Several agreements were signed in the past couple of days. This should lead to an...

BACK TO THE FUTURE: THE POST-COVID-19 TOURISM TRENDS

Andrew J. Wein -
The severe impact of the coronavirus pandemic on the tourism industry is not a secret. Many however wonder what changes the situation will bring, what are the tourism trends for the post-COVID-19 era....

CHINESE TOURISTS FACE SEVERAL OBSTACLES IN SPAIN

Gregory Dolgos -
The major weaknesses of Spain as a tourist destination for Chinese tourists include the limited air connectivity, the slow entry visa issuing process, as well as the general ignorance of the Chinese m...

TOURISM IN ETHIOPIA IS CHALLANGED BY THE POLITICAL SITUATION

Nils Kraus -
Tourism revenues have been rising for several years in Ethiopia. An economic windfall that could be held back by a social and security context that is not conducive to welcoming visitors....