PORTUGUESE TOURISM HAS A NEW GOAL: DOUBLING ITS REVENUE BY 2027

Cecilia Garland -
The Portuguese government wants to take full advantage of the recent euphoria that tourism has been experiencing and set new and even more ambitious goals – to achieve a growth of 4% on an annual basi...

THE NUMBER OF VISITORS AT FRENCH MONUMENTS IS ON THE RISE

Richard Moor -
Visitors are back to France. According to a report published by the French National Monuments Center, the number of visitors is up by 10% since the beginning of the year....

ITALIAN MUSEUMS REGISTERED RECORD NUMBER OF VISITORS IN 2016

Joe McClain -
According to Dario Franceschini, the Italian tourism minister, the data of 2016 have created a new record for Italian museums. The number of visitors reached 44.5 million in state cultural institution...

CUBA WELCOMED 23% MORE FOREIGN VISITORS

Bill Alen -
Cuba expects to earn USD1.5 billion in tourism revenue for the first half of the year. The island welcomed more than 2.66 million foreign visitors, up 23.2 percent compared to the same period in 2016,...

URUGUAY PLANS TO DIVERSIFY ITS TOURISM SECTOR

Chris Grad -
Uruguay is investing in the diversification of the tourism sector, hoping to reach four million visitors during this year and register again 2017’s figure, explained Carlos Fagetti, director of Nation...