FRANCE PLANS TO IMPROVE ITS TOURISM REVENUES

Despite the record visitor numbers of more than 89 million tourists in 2018, the French National Assembly stated that France does not offer "all the consumption opportunities" for foreigners who visit...

AMERICAN TOURISTS TRAVEL TO RUSSIA MORE DESPITE POLITICAL TENSION

Nik Fes -
The number of American tourists visiting Russia in 2017 has grown significantly according to the estimates of tour operators. ...

MEDICAL TOURISM IN GERMANY LOSING RUSSIANS

Sara Thopson -
Medical tourism in Germany seems to lose many clients. The numbers of foreign patients coming to the country for surgery went down. Especially the Russian markets, which was very strong for many years...

AIRBNB BEATING RECORDS WITH 7 MILLION LISTINGS

James Morris -
Airbnb keeps beating records. The company announced that for the first time it has surpassed the seven million listings, establishing itself as the leading platform with the largest number of accommod...

UNWTO: INTERNATIONAL TOURIST ARRIVALS EXPECTED TO INCREASE

Kevin Eagan -
Destinations around the world welcomed 369 million international tourists (overnight visitors) in the first four months of the year, an increase of 6%, according to the UNWTO World Tourism Barometer. ...