TOURISM INDUSTRY BENEFITS GREATLY FROM THE BIG DATA

Gregory Dolgos -
Tourism industry and the Big Data, at first sight, may not be two areas that seem to have much in common. But the reality is that today the former takes advantage of a lot of the technology provided f...

THE ‘TRUMP EFFECT’ DECREASES THE TOURISM NUMBERS IN THE US

Chris Grad -
Several months ago various critics pointed at President Trump's rhetoric against Mexicans, Muslims and other ethnic groups warning that it would harm the American tourism industry. Now, the official d...

DOMESTIC TOURISM IS THE FOCUS OF GERMAN GOVERNMENT

Nik Fes -
The German government wants to make business easier for German hoteliers and travel companies and to promote domestic tourism more. However, the methods so far are not particularly tailored to the ind...

2017 IS THE YEAR OF SUSTAINABLE TOURISM

Samuel Dorsi -
In December 2015, the UN General Assembly declared that 2017 would be the International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development. The general idea is to raise awareness about the importance of prom...

ECO LABELS IN TOURISM – CAN THEY BE TRUSTED?

Nils Kraus -
Sustainability and eco labels in tourism are a hot topic since in recent years more than 150 international eco certificates have been established. Naturally, they differ greatly and the traveler may a...