TOURISM IN THE PARIS REGION FINALLY SHOWS POSITIVE SIGNS

Theodore Slate -
Tourism in the Paris region, or Ile-de-France, was last year severely affected by a drop in foreign visitor numbers. However, the latest statistics reveal positive news. ...

CHILEAN TOURISM AUTHORITIES REPORTED INCREASED ARRIVALS

Kevin Eagan -
A new foreign tourist’s arrival report released by the Undersecretary of Chilean Tourism stated that during the July 376,029 international travelers arrived in the country. While in total, during the ...

OVER-TOURISM IN THE EYES OF THE EUROPEAN CITY TOURISM STUDY

Nik Fes -
The crowded La Rambla in Barcelona, mega-cruisers in front of the Doge’s Palace in Venice – you know the pictures. “Cities are becoming victims of their own success. That is irresponsible and really n...

HOW HURRICANE SEASON AFFECTS CARIBBEAN TOURISM

Theodore Slate -
While the hurricane season has pretty much always affected tourism in the Caribbean in some way, there’s been no avoiding the dismal images of pounding rains and thundering winds that created havoc in...

TOURISM IN ICELAND IS THRIVING BUT THE LOCALS SUFFER

Gary Diskin -
Tourism in Iceland has been growing for several years. The inflow of visitors has brought in a lot of money to the budget. However, there are only few hotels on the island and the inhabitants along w...