ALITALIA TO JOIN OTHER EUROPEAN FLAGSHIP CARRIERS IN BANKRUPTCY

Sara Thopson -
The Italian flagship carrier Alitalia has entered bankruptcy for the third time. During its 70-year history the airline transported popes and politicians, but has also been in the center of various co...

MUSLIMS TRAVELING TO JAPAN IN GREATER NUMBERS

Sara Thopson -
The total number of people traveling to Japan in 2016 was above 24 million, a figure that is more than the 20 million target set by the national government for 2020. This achievement came just 4 years...

COLOMBIA BECOMES POPULAR CONVENTIONS DESTINATION IN LATIN AMERICA

Gregory Dolgos -
Colombia is becoming an attractive destination for the meetings and conventions industry, not just because of its infrastructure and the added value of its cities, but because of its commitment to the...

HOTELS IN PARIS REJOICE OVER REJUVENATED TOURISM NUMBERS

Vanderlei J. Pollack -
Almost 2 million travelers visited the French capital in December 2016, reports the Paris economic tourism observatory. A slight increase from December 2014....

BIG DATA, THE NEW WAY TO PREDICT FUTURE TOURISTS

Nils Kraus -
Like so many other industries, tourism would greatly benefit from knowing certain information about future clients in advance. Luckily, there’s no need to rely on fortune tellers anymore, but simply t...