U.S. TOURISM IN CUBA CONTINUES TO GROW DESPITE SANCTIONS

Joe McClain -
Cuban media have published new data on the inflow of American tourists to the island. According to the statistics, about 620 thousand Americans visited Cuba, despite the tightened U.S. sanctions. This...

WHO ARE THE BIGGEST TRAVEL SPENDERS?

Larry Brain -
Virtually all issuing markets reported an increase in tourism spending in 2017 according to the UNWTO Global Tourism Barometer. However, who are the biggest travel spenders?...

EUROPE: 2017 BROUGHT 5.1% MORE NIGHTS SPENT IN ACCOMMODATION FACILITIES

Nik Fes -
According to Eurostat, 2017 ended with positive numbers for European tourism. In fact, the number of nights spent in tourist facilities around the Old Continent reached 3.2 billion, which is 5.1% more...

ROME REMAINS FAVORITE ITALIAN DESTINATION

Justin N. Froyd -
The latest report of the Italian statistic office, Istat, on the top Italian destinations among tourists in 2016 positioned Rome on the top. Venice is third after Milan, with 10.5 million arrivals. ...

ITALIAN TOURISM ON THE RISE AMID SAFETY CONCERNS IN OTHER REGIONS

Joe McClain -
For the third consecutive year, one of the leading banking groups in Europe, UniCredit, and the largest Italian Tourism Association are working together to reaffirm the strategic importance of a secto...