WEDDING TOURISM GENERATES EUR 500 MILLION IN ITALY

Nik Fes -
If there is a market segment that is particularly popular in Italy, it is the wedding tourism, tourism for foreigners’ marriages. More than 8,700 events in 2018 in Italy generated an estimated turnove...

HOTEL CHAINS EXPAND THE SWISS HOSPITALITY MARKET

Nik Fes -
While the overall Swiss hospitality market shrank in 2017, the hotel chains grew significantly. The expansion mainly regards the economy segment of big cities....

SKIING AND CRUISES: HALAL TOURISM IS ENTERING THE ERA OF LUXURY

Justin N. Froyd -
Halal tourism is growing rapidly. However, some Muslim tourists are now abandoning popular destinations in favor of more luxurious stays....

CHINESE TOURISTS AND THEIR SPECIAL TRAVEL BEHAVIORS

Nik Fes -
They are usually in large groups. They wear backpacks on their stomach as a form of protection against pickpockets and take numerous selfies everywhere. In hot temperatures, they have umbrellas and we...

FRENCH RIVIERA BOOSTED BY FOREIGN TOURISTS

Nik Fes -
According to the Regional Center for Tourism, the increase in the number of foreign tourists has compensated for the drop of French tourist demand....