NEARLY 1 IN 2 FRENCH TRAVELERS CHOOSE A DESTINATION BASED ON LOCAL CUISINE

Bill Alen -
The new Opinion Way study shows that gastronomy is essential in choosing a vacation destination for French travelers. A survey was carried out on June 7th and 8th using a sample of 1006 French citizen ...

WHAT EXACTLY ARE SUSTAINABLE HOTELS?

A sustainable hotel respects the environment and the surroundings in which it is located, is built with natural materials, has efficient lighting systems, generates its own energy, and contributes to ...

FLORENCE TO BAN SHORT RENTALS IN THE HISTORICAL CENTER

Wayne M. Gore -
Starting in June, short-term rentals will be prohibited in Florence's historic center as a bold measure to address residents’ loss. The ban will only apply moving forward, and to encourage long-term ...

THAILAND EXPECTS FIVE MILLION CHINESE TOURISTS IN 2023

Lisa Wallin -
Although there are worries regarding the decline in China's real estate market, the Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) is optimistic that five million tourists from China will travel to Thailand by 2 ...

HARD TIMES FOR CAPE VERDE TOURISM

An archipelago of ten islands located off the coast of Senegal, Cape Verde owes 22% of its GDP to tourism, which is also its primary source of foreign currency. A popular destination for European tr ...