HOTEL PRICES IN JAPAN CLOSE TO 30-YEAR HIGH

Laura Loss -
Hotel prices in Japan surged to a nearly three-decade high in March, a direct result of the cheap yen and the cherry blossom season luring a record number of tourists. The average cost of a hotel room ...

DOMINICAN REPUBLIC EXPECTS 4.8 MILLION FOREIGN TOURISTS THIS YEAR

Larry Brain -
The Dominican Republic expects 4,840,376 tourists at the end of this year, though still far from the 6,446,036 arrivals recorded in 2019 before the pandemic, according to forecasts revealed last week ...

SOLUTIONS TO FIGHT OVERTOURISM IN ITALIAN DESTINATIONS

Nik Fes -
Italy has many popular destinations, such as Rome, Venice, and Florence, and nature areas like Cinque Terre Park. However, many of these places are struggling with masses of tourists and are searching ...

GAMIFICATION – THE SECRET TOOL OF TOUR GUIDES

Justin N. Froyd -
The International Tour Guide Day, celebrated on Feb 21, is a date that seeks to improve the image of the profession and promote the use of local guides in tourist destinations. Tour guides have had to ...

CANARY ISLANDS RECOVERS FOREIGN TOURISM IN OCTOBER

Larry Brain -
The number of international tourists arriving at the Canary Islands grew by 626.2% in October compared to the same month in 2020, it went from just 136,896 received during the worst year of the corona ...