VENEZUELA: WORST HOLIDAY SEASON OF THE LAST YEARS

Cecilia Garland -
Inflation, low minimum wage and a collapse of public services have caused hotel occupancy rates to reach record lows in Venezuela....

MEXICAN TOURISM AFTER THE EARTHQUAKE

Richard Moor -
Mexican tourism contributes 8.5% to GDP and generates more than 9 million jobs in the country. The recent earthquake is feared to substantially affect the sector. The first reports are quite negative....

WARM SUMMER BRINGS GERMAN TOURISM A RECORD YEAR

Nik Fes -
The tourism in Germany remains on a record wave. With 56 million overnight stays in August in total, hoteliers registered an increase of 3% compared to last year. The number of overnight stays by gues...

WHY IS OOTY THE BEST GETAWAY DESTINATION FROM BANGALORE?

Bill Alen -
What Himachal is for Delhi, Ooty is for the residents of Bangalore. Every now and then, one looks forward to breaking free from the hectic city life to find recluse in the mountains. For a Bangalorite...

SWISS TOURISM RECOVERING AFTER THE CURRENCY SHOCK

Laura Loss -
The Swiss tourism industry has been in a crisis since the euro-franc shock in January 2015 but there are signs of recovery and it seems that the situation is gradually turning around. As a reminder, t...