OVERNIGHTS STAYS AND ARRIVALS RISING IN VIENNA

Gary Diskin -
Vienna’s attractiveness for visitors from all over the world remains unchanged. In the previous year, a preliminary tourist peak was reached with nearly 15 million overnight stays (+4.4 %) and 6.9 mil...

TOURIST DESTINATIONS: CITIES WITH THE BIGGEST VISITOR NUMBERS

Andrea Hausold -
Tourists are flooding the big cities worldwide. However, only two European metropolises made it into the top ten list of the most visited cities. Asia’s major cities are experiencing an unprecedented ...

OVER-TOURISM IN THE EYES OF THE EUROPEAN CITY TOURISM STUDY

Nik Fes -
The crowded La Rambla in Barcelona, mega-cruisers in front of the Doge’s Palace in Venice – you know the pictures. “Cities are becoming victims of their own success. That is irresponsible and really n...

SPAIN: AIRBNB SEEMS IMMUNE TO TOURISM SLOW DOWN

Pat Hyland -
Airbnb is immune to the most recent tourism slowdown in Spain. The rental platform has not seen a drop in foreign visitors during the summer and has increased once again the number of visitors in the ...

SPANISH TOURISM NEEDS TO FIGHT TOURISM-PHOBIA

One of the main battles facing tourism in the 21st century is tourism-phobia and its alarming upward trend in recent years. The hatred of tourists and the businesses that rely on tourism for their su...