OVER-TOURISM IN THE EYES OF THE EUROPEAN CITY TOURISM STUDY

Nik Fes -
The crowded La Rambla in Barcelona, mega-cruisers in front of the Doge’s Palace in Venice – you know the pictures. “Cities are becoming victims of their own success. That is irresponsible and really n...

OVERNIGHT STAYS INCREASE SIGNIFICANTLY IN VIENNA

Daniel A. Tanner -
2017 has been a good year for tourism in Vienna. The Austrian capital registered a record in overnight stays in the first half of the year – 6,924,000. Hotel sales also rose by almost 10 percent this ...

BLOCKCHAIN IN TOURISM: HOPE OR HYPE

Nik Fes -
Blockchain technology is the focus of many companies these days contemplating its benefits. Blockchain in tourism also has its future according to experts. ...

FRENCH OUTBOUND TOURISM INCREASING

Andrew J. Wein -
Latest data on outbound tourism reveal that 69% of the French plan to go on summer holiday. The travel budget per family is increasing....

SWITZERLAND TO BECOME A CYCLING TOURISM DESTINATION

Nik Fes -
Switzerland is aiming to diversify their tourism sector. The Alpine country wants tourists to arrive not only for hiking and skiing, but also for cycling. Cycling tourism is thus the main focus of loc...