ITALY SETTING RULES FOR A POPULAR TOURIST ROUTE

Kevin Eagan -
The so-called Amalfitana tourist route on Italy's Amalfi Coast will again be closed to traffic for an extended period this year. This is how the authorities want to control and regulate traffic on the ...

DESTINATIONS THAT HAVE REACHED THE PRE-PANDEMIC LEVEL

Sara Thopson -
Madrid and Barcelona have recovered the tourist activity. According to data published last week by the World Hotel Index of SiteMinder, the open platform of global hotel trade, hotel bookings have exc ...

UNEVEN ONLINE BOOKING OF SHORT-TERM RENTALS IN EUROPE

Sara Thopson -
New data for 2022 show that the growth of online booking in Europe since the pandemic is unevenly distributed. The data concerns guest nights in short-term rental accommodations booked through platfor ...

BARCELONA WAS THE DIRTIEST CRUISE PORT IN EUROPE LAST YEAR

Kevin Eagan -
A recent Transport & Environment (T&E) study found that air pollution caused by cruise ships visiting European cruise ports has surpassed pre-pandemic levels. ...

TAYLOR SWIFT INCREASED TOURISM IN A SMALL FLORIDA TOWN

Larry Brain -
Taylor Swift's latest album, "Tortured Poets Department," has brought Destin, a small coastal town in Florida, into the limelight with the song "Florida!!" in which Swift mentions this town. ...