ITALIAN TOURISM DESTINATIONS POPULAR ESPECIALLY AMONG EUROPEANS

Bill Alen -
A recent survey by the Bank of Italy on Italian tourism revealed that 2016 was a successful year compared to 2015. Italian travelers went abroad in greater numbers – 64.6 million (in 2015 it was 62.8 ...

MOROCCO TOURISM BOOSTED BY CHINESE AND RUSSIAN ARRIVALS

Nils Kraus -
A total of 8.1 million tourists visited Morocco during the first nine months of 2016, a slight increase of 0.3% compared to the same period in 2015. The North African country has been politically stab...

RELIGIOUS TOURISM IN PORTUGAL BOOMING

Tomas Haupt -
The data released by the EU’s official bureau of statics revealed that Portugal welcomed 60.6 million tourists in 2016. A big part of the sector is taken by religious tourism in the country – for inst...

CHINESE TOURISTS FLOCK ASIA-PACIFIC IN MASSES

Nik Fes -
Chinese tourists are the present and future of the tourism industry. Every region is fighting for the appreciation of Chinese visitors. Last year, China accounted for 143 million of all international ...

NUMBER OF VISITORS IN CATALONIA FELL BY 11.3%, HARMING THE TOURISM SECTOR

Richard Moor -
The summer is over, while the tourism sector is running out of steam in Catalonia. The industry reported a decrease in occupation rates, reaching 5% in comparison to last year’s figures. A report from...