SHOPPING TOURISM IS THE GOLD MINE FOR ITALIAN CITIES

Nik Fes -
As the new edition of Shopping Tourism Italian Monitor reveals, shopping is one of the main reasons for tourists to visit Florence, Milan, Rome, Turin and Venice....

SHOPPING TOURISM IN MADRID AND BARCELONA DROPPED

Michael Trout -
In 2018, shopping tourism in Madrid and Barcelona, the cities with the highest tourist influx in Spain, reported drops of 9% and 8%, respectively, according to a study by Planet, revealing the impact ...

TURKISH TOURISM RISING WITH RAPID GROWTH FROM RUSSIA

Nik Fes -
Turkey is experiencing a renaissance of its kind in terms of tourism. In January 1.5 million tourists from abroad visited the country. This represents an increase of 39% for Turkish tourism compared t...

RUSSIA LACKS QUALITY ECONOMY CLASS HOTELS

Tomas Haupt -
Quality economy class hotels are hard to find in Russia, according to a survey of hotel operators by RBTH. In the majority of cases, in lieu of economy hotels, tourists are being offered rooms in run...

TOURISM IN AZERBAIJAN REPORTED 1.5 MILLION ARRIVALS

Laura Maudlin -
The “Dubaization” of Baku, transformation of the Khrushchev into Empire style buildings, the extension of the boulevard, the “London taxis” and many other things that were adapted for tourism have pro...