FRANKFURT TO IMPOSE TOURISM LEVY ON LEISURE TRAVELERS

Theodore Slate -
The German city of Frankfurt is hoping for a new tourism levy to add several million euros to the city. All leisure visitors of Frankfurt will pay the fee per night starting next year....

CAPE VERDE TOURISM: NUMBER OF GUESTS GROWS 18.1%

Theodore Slate -
In the third quarter of this year, the number of guests in the country’s accommodation establishments grew 18.1% compared to the same period last year. ...

TUNISIAN TOURISM PLANS TO ATTRACT MORE VISITORS

Denise Chen -
Before the revolution, Tunisia was a destination of choice: close to Europe, cheap and unchanging. At that time, Tunisian tourism authorities announced seven million visitors every year....

AFTER SEVEN SUCCESSFUL YEARS, PORTUGAL TOURISM FALLS

Bill Alen -
For the first time since the 2011 crisis, Portugal announced that in the first ten months of the last year, it has had fewer tourists than in the first ten months of 2017. These are the first worrying...

CUBA BUILDS 674 NEW HOTEL ROOMS IN HERITAGE CITIES

Kevin Eagan -
Cuba is boasting 674 new tourist accommodations that are currently under development and will expand the hotel availability of the island's heritage sites, as well as helping local offers in a segment...