FINLAND LOSES BILLIONS DUE TO MISSING RUSSIAN TOURISTS AND RUSSIAN AIRSPACE CLOSURE

Michael Trout -
2022 has been a "year of recovery" for international tourism. After the lifting of coronavirus restrictions, the situation with air traffic began to improve. The absence of Russian tourists in Finland ...

TOURISM RECOVERY PILLARS: SUSTAINABILITY, DIGITALIZATION, AND INNOVATION

Joe McClain -
In the midst of the global tourism recovery after the covid crisis, the war in Ukraine has once again generated uncertainty in the tourism sector. ...

SEOUL LAUNCHES A METAVERSE PLATFORM FOR TOURISM AND PUBLIC SERVICES

The Seoul Metropolitan Government officially launched its metaverse platform last week. The platform, named Metaverse Seoul, allows users to play games, chat, set up meetings, get advice on starting a ...

LUXURY TOURISM IN PORTUGAL RELYING ON AMERICAN VISITORS

Daniel A. Tanner -
High-end North American visitors of Portugal increasingly seek authentic rural experiences and prefer accommodations in smaller hotels. ...

FRENCH CITIES ARE TRYING TO LIMIT SEASONAL RENTALS

Lisa Wallin -
As more and more French mayors try to introduce stricter tourist accommodation rules, they face numerous legal hurdles and angry landlords. ...