THE VENICE SIMPLON ORIENT EXPRESS - RELIVING THE GOLDEN AGE OF RAIL TRAVEL

Gary Diskin -
Redolent of deco-age glamour, the Venice Simplon Orient Express is the luxury train par excellence. If you pine for the days when ladies and gentlemen dressed for dinner and travel was still an extrav...

SWITZERLAND PLANS TO FOCUS MORE ON HEALTH TOURISM

Justin N. Froyd -
After a successful summer season, the Swiss tourism board, Switzerland Tourism, plans to turn the country into one of the world's leading health tourism destinations. Starting next year, corresponding...

OKTOBERFEST – FAMOUS BEER FESTIVAL BECOMING TOO MODERN

Gary Diskin -
Every year, approximately 6 million people visit the world famous beer festival, Oktoberfest. However, surprisingly about 71% of the visitors are from Bavaria, with 58% being from the Munich area itse...

CZECH TOURISM REPORTS A RECORD OF 20 MILLION VISITORS

Ashley Nault -
Last year 20 million tourists spent their holidays in Czech hotels and other accommodation facilities, which represents a record increase of 9.1% over 2016. More than half of the guests were foreigner...

78% OF FREQUENT TRAVELERS PREFER CUSTOMIZED OFFERS

Andrea Hausold -
Frequent travelers visiting hotels regularly love being rewarded for their loyalty with personalized and unique experiences, rather than accumulating points through a system or any other popular and c...