CUBA: FROM BEACH AND SUN TO HERITAGE TOURISM

Nik Fes -
Cuban tourism and heritage tourism especially are on the rise. According to official numbers, in the first quarter of the year, there was a rise of 7.2% in the number of tourists compared to last year...

PRICES IN THE EUROPEAN HOSPITALITY INDUSTRY INCREASING

William Law -
The prices of hotel rooms are on the rise. Hotel accommodation in Europe has become more expensive. A night in a European hotel last year cost an average of 100 euros plus VAT. This was 3.3% more than...

AUSTRIA’S TOURISM REACHES 140 MILLION MARK FOR THE FIRST TIME

The year 2016 brought many visitors to the Alps and to the Danube. However, for the hoteliers not everything is rosy. The start of the winter season was somewhat weak for Austria’s tourism....

EUROVISION 2017 – GREAT INVESTMENT WITH LITTLE RETURNS

Andrea Hausold -
From May 9 to May 14, Ukraine hosted the 2017 edition of the Eurovision Song Contest. Large numbers of guests were expected in the country’s capital Kiev and many arrived. According to preliminary cal...

RISING TREND: MORE COUNTRIES IMPLEMENT A TOURIST TAX

Larry Brain -
Holidaymakers are often used to it – many destinations require to pay a tourist tax. Often the fee is incorporated into the overall fee, for example in an airline ticket, during payment at hotels or a...
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