GROWING TOURISM IN MEXICO SECURES 8TH PLACE FOR THE COUNTRY

Gregory Dolgos -
Mexico will close 2016 climbing up one place in a ranking of countries attractive to tourists. It moved from ninth to eighth place, with a 10% growth in international visitor arrivals (35.3 million to...

TOURISM INDUSTRY BENEFITS GREATLY FROM THE BIG DATA

Gregory Dolgos -
Tourism industry and the Big Data, at first sight, may not be two areas that seem to have much in common. But the reality is that today the former takes advantage of a lot of the technology provided f...

THE ‘TRUMP EFFECT’ DECREASES THE TOURISM NUMBERS IN THE US

Chris Grad -
Several months ago various critics pointed at President Trump's rhetoric against Mexicans, Muslims and other ethnic groups warning that it would harm the American tourism industry. Now, the official d...

TOURISM DAMAGE: THAILAND TO CLOSE KOH TACHAI ISLAND

Samuel Dorsi -
Thai authorities aware of the tourism damage will close down the overcrowded Koh Tachai Island, which forms part of Similan National Park, because of the harm to the environment and natural resources ...

SUSTAINABLE TOURISM HARMS NATURE AS WELL

Tomas Haupt -
Sustainable tourism is growing in popularity. Walking in the deserted Tierra del Fuego, sneaking through the cold rain forest in the Chiloé island, waiting in a tent at the foot of Mount Fitz Roy for ...