EUROPE DEALING WITH SHORTAGE OF TRAVEL AND HOTEL PERSONNEL

Nik Fes -
Tourism is a part of everyday life as well as one of the leading industries in terms of economic development in Europe. Every year, the demand for travel is increasing, with factors such as flight and...

GERMAN TRAVELERS SET NEW CRUISE RECORDS

Nik Fes -
Germany is the number one cruise nation in Europe. 2.26 million German travelers used this means of travel in 2018, with Northern Europe being especially popular. The number of passengers represents a...

IS LONDON TOURISM RESILIENT TO TERRORISM?

Nik Fes -
On June 3, London was struck by a terror attack on London Bridge. As a result, 8 people were killed and 48 injured. In May, a suicide bomber detonated a bomb at the Manchester Arena, killing 23 people...

PRICES IN THE EUROPEAN HOSPITALITY INDUSTRY INCREASING

William Law -
The prices of hotel rooms are on the rise. Hotel accommodation in Europe has become more expensive. A night in a European hotel last year cost an average of 100 euros plus VAT. This was 3.3% more than...

POTENTIAL EU ECO-TAX OF AIRLINE TICKETS FACES STRONG OPPOSITION

Nik Fes -
How to fight against global warming? The Dutch and Belgian governments are proposing a solution: the taxation of air transport. The idea was launched in February by the Netherlands at a meeting of EU ...