HURRICANE IRMA – THE IMPACT ON THE CARIBBEAN TOURISM DESTINATIONS

Nik Fes -
The three September days when Hurricane Irma flew through the eastern Caribbean meant enormous change for many peoples’ lives. Irma reaching 300kph (185mph) speed completely wiped out several communit...

NO NEWS ABOUT NICARAGUAN TOURISM - 9 MONTHS WITHOUT STATISTICS

Ashley Nault -
The Central Bank of Nicaragua (BCN), which generally releases the Nicaraguan tourism statistics in advance, has been falling behind throughout 2019, meaning that the full impact of the economic recess...

TRUMP POLICIES NEGATIVELY AFFECT U.S. TOURISM

Nik Fes -
April 29 will mark the first 100 days of Donald Trump’s presidency. The 45th US president has not been wasting time, issuing many executive orders, and introducing policies that have been widely consi...

ITALY TO FOCUS MORE ON MEDICAL TOURISM

Anna Luebke -
After food, culture, fashion and design, health is another candidate to become one of the distinctive features of Made in Italy. The goal is to make Italy a top destination of medical tourism. ...

IN 2018, CHINESE TOURISTS TRAVELED IN GREATER NUMBERS

Justin N. Froyd -
Despite the economic slowdown that is the subject of much discussion in China, domestic tourists did not reduce their foreign travel in 2018, quite the contrary. Thus, according to data from the Chine...