MARRAKECH: NUMBER OF OVERNIGHT STAYS UP BY 10%

Kevin Eagan -
The number of overnight stays recorded in the various classified tourist accommodation establishments in the city of Marrakech increased by 10% during the first nine months of the current year, compar...

SHOPPING TOURISM IS GROWING IN ITALY

Nik Fes -
The demand for shopping tourism in Italy is growing. Double-digit growth has been registered from Japan (+20%), China (+15%), Korea (+10-20%) and the USA (10%). But even Spain showed some signs of gro...

EU TO REFORM THE ENTRY VISA TO BOOST TOURISM

Joe McClain -
The European Commission has proposed to reform the common visa policy. They aim to adapt them, for security reasons, to the challenges related to migration and new opportunities offered by technologic...

SPIRITUAL TOURISM IN FRANCE ON THE RISE

Theodore Slate -
Whether tourists or pilgrims, more than 51 million people visit religious sites every year in France according to Atout France. Formerly practiced by pilgrims alone, spiritual tourism today attracts a...

MEXICO: RAILWAY INSTEAD OF TOURISM PROMOTION

Cecilia Garland -
Mexico plans to rebuild its tourism industry. However, one of the first steps to do so is a controversial move. Mexico announced closing 18 of the 21 Mexican tourism offices around the world by the en...