CUBAN TOURISM FALLS DRAMATICALLY - BY 6%

Andrea Hausold -
Tourist arrivals to Cuba continue to plummet, dropping 6% over last year. The effects of the US sanctions have already begun to be felt with a steep decline of American visitors to the island....

AFRICAN HIGHLIGHTS LURE MORE CHINESE TOURISTS

Andrew J. Wein -
In recent years, Africa has become one of the popular destinations among Chinese tourists. For many Chinese, Africa is an isolated and idealistic place, and the trip to Africa is like a pilgrimage in ...

JAPANESE RETAILER LAUNCHES DUTY-FREE ONLINE STORE

Andrew J. Wein -
Bic Camera, a Japanese consumer electronics retailer, launched last week its duty-free online store on Fliggy, Alibaba's online travel service provider, with the goal of expanding its business and rea...

GERMAN TRAVELERS SHOW NO TRAVELING SHAME

James Morris -
The desire to travel in Germany is unbroken. Above all, it attracts holidaymakers to the Mediterranean - and areas around the Indian Ocean. The trend towards long-haul travel is therefore just as unbr...

CUBAN TOURISM BENEFITS THE MOST FROM CANADIAN VISITORS

Nils Kraus -
Cuba has welcomed more than 2 530 000 international visitors so far, which is a good sign that this year's expected goal of 4 200 000 vacationers will be met, ensured José Daniel Alonso, the Ministry ...