BERLIN TOURISM FACING A DIFFICULT YEAR AMID AIR BERLIN BANKRUPTCY

Gregory Dolgos -
When asked about the number of visitors in Berlin this year, Burkhard Kieker from VisitBerlin said that he did not know. The CEO sought a “moderate growth of 1.5 to 3 percent”, but whether the numbers...

RIO FACES VARIOUS TOURISM CHALLENGES TO OVERCOME

Theodore Slate -
Less than 60 days into the inauguration of the new presidency, Brazilian tourism received some news. The federal government of President-elect Jair Bolsonaro will probably merge the Ministry of Touris...

AMSTERDAM TOURISM AUTHORITIES FACE IMPROPER BEHAVIOR OF TOURISTS

Gary Diskin -
Amsterdam tourism authorities are displeased with numerous incidents of locals complaining about the behavior of tourists in the city center. Many times, the visitors are drunk, noisy, and messy. The ...

QUEBEC PLANS TO ATTRACT MORE FRENCH TOURISTS

Anna Luebke -
Quebec City Tourism hopes to convince as many French tourists as possible to visit the region in the coming years through an increased budget of $1 million....

SOUTH AFRICA CONCERNED ABOUT THE FALL OF TOURISM

Kevin Eagan -
The Minister of Tourism of South Africa, Mmamoloko Kubayi-Ngubane, has noted and expressed concern over the report on the decline in visitors traveling to South Africa. The data on Tourism and Migrati...