VIENNA TAKING MEASURES TO TACKLE POTENTIAL OVER-TOURISM

Nik Fes -
In November 2018, Vienna achieved a new tourism record with 1.3 million overnight stays (+15.5%). For the period from January to November 2018, there were 14.8 million overnight stays and an increase ...

AUSTRIAN TOURISM REPORTS STRONG GROWTH

Ashley Nault -
Austrian tourism authorities report successful summer season. The number of overnight stays from May to October increased by 2.7% to 74.87 million. The figure is the highest since 1992 and is only abo...

AUSTRIA’S TOURISM REACHES 140 MILLION MARK FOR THE FIRST TIME

The year 2016 brought many visitors to the Alps and to the Danube. However, for the hoteliers not everything is rosy. The start of the winter season was somewhat weak for Austria’s tourism....

SPORT TOURISM DOMINATING THE AUSTRIAN TOURISM INDUSTRY

Sara Thopson -
Studies show that in no other EU country does sport play such an important economic role as in Austria. Across the European Union, sport contributes to the GDP at a 2.12% rate on average....

VIRTUAL REALITY IN TOURISM BECOMING MORE REAL

Bill Alen -
At a time when tourism is becoming increasingly "experiential", interactive immersion is becoming a driving factor in the purchasing experience of tourism clients. Virtual reality in tourism plays an ...