JULY 2022: VENICE TO TEST THE BOOKING OBLIGATION FOR TOURISTS

Richard Moor -
By summer, the Italian lagoon city of Venice plans to require tourists to book their trip to the old city in advance. From 2023, visitors will then buy a ticket to visit the historic center, said Veni ...

UK TOURISM: TOUGHER ENTRY REQUIREMENTS ARE BACK

Pat Hyland -
It is difficult for VisitBritain to promote the many events that will take place across the Channel when the conditions of access to the country are increasingly complicated. Since November 30, 2021, ...

JAPAN CITY INTRODUCED A SUSTAINABLE TOURISM TAX

Chris Grad -
Hatsukaichi, a city in Hiroshima Prefecture, has become the first city in Japan to introduce a sustainable tourism tax. The tax has been introduced to preserve the legacy of the centuries-old Itsukush ...

CAMBODIA IS SLOWLY OPENING UP TO INTERNATIONAL TRAVELERS

Richard Moor -
Cambodian authorities announced the partial reopening of the country to international travelers that have been vaccinated. ...

SAUDI ARABIA INVESTS HEAVILY TO BECOME A TOURISM MECCA

Samuel Dorsi -
Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, newly appointed prime minister, is pulling out his wallet to compete with Dubai and counteract dependence on oil by attracting the interest of foreign companies. The ...