VIENNA TAKING MEASURES TO TACKLE POTENTIAL OVER-TOURISM

Nik Fes -
In November 2018, Vienna achieved a new tourism record with 1.3 million overnight stays (+15.5%). For the period from January to November 2018, there were 14.8 million overnight stays and an increase ...

TOURISM IN MEXICO WORKING ON FURTHER IMPROVEMENTS

Anna Luebke -
In 2017, Mexico received 39 million foreign tourists. This year the authorities expect the number to exceed 42 million. Thanks to the increased numbers of tourism in Mexico, the country reached the se...

FIGHT OVER-TOURISM AND TRAVEL OFF THE SEASON

Nik Fes -
The world of tourism has been tackling the issue of over-tourism for a couple of years now. It represents the rapid increase of mass tourism to prominent destinations throughout the world. ...

TOURISM COMPETITIVENESS INDEX SHOWS DYNAMIC CHANGES

Cecilia Garland -
For the past 11 years, the World Economic Forum (WEF) has been carrying out an in-depth analysis of travel and tourism competitiveness of 136 economies around the world. This year has been a turbulent...

DESTINATIONS TORN BETWEEN TOURISM AND PRESERVATION

Nik Fes -
Attracting more tourism or preserving their ecosystem is a dilemma that beaches and islands around the world are facing today. The massive and uncontrolled arrival of visitors to important ecological ...