MAASAI DRIVEN OUT OF THEIR LANDS FOR THE BENEFIT OF TOURISM

Gregory Dolgos -
The Maasai people are driven from their own lands. This is the sad finding of the Oakland Institute's report "Losing the Serengeti, the Maasai Land That Was to Last Forever". This study denounces the ...

ANTARCTIC TOURISM, A CHILLING DILEMMA WITH NO SOLUTION IN SIGHT

Richard Moor -
The cold, silence, animals and plant life make Antarctica a unique landscape, as hard as it seems to imagine. But this place, which most people know through images, stories, movies and documentaries, ...

TOURISM IN UKRAINE TO FOCUS MORE ON FOREIGN TOURISTS

Anna Luebke -
Ukraine has been going through a political crisis in the past years. But despite general instability and conflicts, the country hopes in recovery. According to Ukraine’s Vice Prime Minister, as well a...

ECOTOURISM IN COSTA RICA GENERATES USD 1.4 BILLION A YEAR

Laura Loss -
Ecotourism in Costa Rica generates more than 809 billion CRC (1.4 billion USD approx.) a year, according to research conducted by the National University of Costa Rica....

INTERNATIONAL HOTEL CHAINS EXPANDING TO AFRICA

Bill Alen -
African continent strengthens its position as an attractive destination for the largest international hotel chains, which have decided to multiply their investments in the region. The latest to join i...