BRAZILIAN TOURISM NUMBERS STAGNATING

Pat Hyland -
Approximately 6.62 million international tourists visited Brazil in 2018. The number is basically the same as it was over the last three years, showing that the tourist flow has stagnated. To compare,...

WHY FOREIGN TOURISTS STAY AWAY FROM BRAZIL?

Brazil receives 6.5 million visitors a year, which is fewer than Osaka for instance in Japan. There are several reasons why there are not more foreign tourists in the country ranging from the lack of ...

SOCIAL MEDIA BOOST THE OVER-TOURISM CRISIS

Andrea Hausold -
Social media can be blamed for spreading fake news, compromising one’s privacy and some people are blaming it for ruining some of the world’s top tourism destinations. Once, visitors would travel to s...

OVERTOURISM: SOME DESTINATIONS ARE NO LONGER ABLE TO COPE WITH VISITORS

Kevin Eagan -
Too much tourism kills the industry? Faced with a massive influx of visitors, several destinations around the world decided to take measures to limit the number of tourists and thus to fight overtouri...

HOTEL RATES TO BE HIGHER IN 2019: PRICES WILL RISE WORLDWIDE

Sara Thopson -
Besides the simple law of supply and demand, hotel rates are dependent on many factors and variables. Political stability, local regulations, or economic recovery and commercial activity will be essen...