TOP 3 TOURISM EVENTS OF 2019 THAT YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT

Dan Rang -
Last year the industry witnessed a couple of important tourism events that are more than likely to affect the future of the industry. Any travel company should know the likely consequences of the even ...

GREEK TOURISM REMAINS THE MAINSTAY OF THE ECONOMY

Andrew J. Wein -
Greek tourism revenues account for almost a third (up to 30.9%) of the country’s GDP (Gross Domestic Product). It amounts to 47.4 to 57.1 billion euros, flowing from the sector into the economy. ...

EASTER ISLAND: ON THE VERGE OF COLLAPSE DUE TO LACK OF TOURISM

Kevin Eagan -
Easter Island is on the verge of economic collapse due to lack of tourism after being closed for almost two years due to the pandemic. Authorities again postponed the reopening to tourism because of t ...

TOURISM RECEIPTS: SPAIN SURPASSES THE 70 BILLION EUROS MARK

Laura Maudlin -
Spain is on its way to set a new record in international tourism receipts accounted for in the balance of payments. From January to October 2019 (the latest figures available), this index registered a ...

GREECE: UNIQUE WRECK DIVING OPPORTUNITY FOR ALL ADVENTUROUS TRAVELERS

Tomas Haupt -
Greece plans to offer wreck diving activities to the tourists in an effort to boost tourism, announced Greek Tourism Minister, Harry Theocharis. Diving in old sunken ships has been hugely popular arou ...