SPAIN FORESEES 8.9% MORE INTERNATIONAL TOURISTS IN THE SECOND QUARTER

Anna Luebke -
Spain expects to receive 25.5 million international tourists in the second quarter of the year, from April to June, which means an increase of 8.9% in arrivals, with an associated increase in total sp...

CHINESE TOURISM BOOM – GOING FROM 4.5 M TO 150 M TRAVELERS

Sara Thopson -
The Chinese president, Xi Jingping, unveiled the Beijing Daxing airport last week, promoted as the greatest in the world. An ambition equal to Chinese tourism which is experiencing a boom. ...

SPAIN: AIRBNB SEEMS IMMUNE TO TOURISM SLOW DOWN

Pat Hyland -
Airbnb is immune to the most recent tourism slowdown in Spain. The rental platform has not seen a drop in foreign visitors during the summer and has increased once again the number of visitors in the ...

SPENDING ON INTERNATIONAL TOURISM UP BY 4%

Cecilia Garland -
According to figures published by the UNWTO, international tourism spending is up 4% in 2016. The Chinese market, the world's largest, recorded a 12% growth in spending....

TOURISM DECLINE REPORTED BY SPAIN FOR THE FIRST TIME SINCE 2009

Laura Maudlin -
The Spanish Minister of Industry, Trade and Tourism, María Reyes Maroto, has estimated that 2018 will close with the arrival of 81.2 million visitors, 0.8% less than last year, whose 81.9 million figu...