TOURISM IN IRAN LOSING AIR CONNECTIONS

Andrew J. Wein -
European airlines are gradually cancelling direct flights to Iran which is expected to be quite a blow for the tourism in Iran. ...

WINTER TOURISM DESTROYING THE ALPINE LANDSCAPES

Ashley Nault -
Alpine winter tourism is one of Austria’s most important economic sectors, but it is also one of the largest drivers of natural disasters in the countries’ mountainous landscapes. ...

WINTER TOURIST SEASON IN AUSTRIA NOT VERY SUCCESSFUL

Andrea Hausold -
In the current season 2016/17, the number of overnight stays in Austrian hotels, guesthouses and apartments has declined by 1 percent to 29 million compared to the year before. Although the number of ...

RIVER TOURISM IN FRANCE IS QUITE UNDERDEVELOPED

Nils Kraus -
In 2016, river tourism in France attracted 10 million passengers, resulting in the booking of 2 million overnight stays. Despite having the longest network of waterways in Europe – around 8,501 kilome...

SWISS TOURISM RECOVERING AFTER THE CURRENCY SHOCK

Laura Loss -
The Swiss tourism industry has been in a crisis since the euro-franc shock in January 2015 but there are signs of recovery and it seems that the situation is gradually turning around. As a reminder, t...