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 ...

2017 IS THE YEAR OF SUSTAINABLE TOURISM

Samuel Dorsi -
In December 2015, the UN General Assembly declared that 2017 would be the International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development. The general idea is to raise awareness about the importance of prom...

IS GALAPAGOS TOURISM THREATENING THE ARCHIPELAGO?

Gregory Dolgos -
The Galapagos Islands is a beautiful archipelago in the Pacific Ocean under the administration of Ecuador. It is a real treasure trove of wildlife and natural beauty and as such the Galapagos tourism ...

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...

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...