TOURISM SECTOR IN GUATEMALA FACES CHALLENGES

Wayne M. Gore -
Further development of infrastructure, reducing the image of an unsafe destination, and attracting tourists for longer stays are the main challenges of the tourism sector in Guatemala. ...

TOURISM COMMITTED TO GENDER EQUALITY

Samuel Dorsi -
According to the “Global Report on Women in Tourism”, more and more women are challenging the gender stereotypes in the industry....

TOURISM INNOVATION RELIES ON LEADERSHIP AND EXPERIMENTATION

Pat Hyland -
Tourism innovation is one of the hot topics discussed among the travel stakeholders these days. Therefore, the annual Francophone E-Tourism Meeting, which took place in June in Valais, Switzerland, fo...

TOURISM IN MEXICO ANALYZING A VISA WAIVER PROGRAM

Anna Luebke -
Mexican government is considering a visa waiver program for 38 countries. The Permanent Commission of the International Statistical Congress urged the Secretariats of the Interior (SEGOB), of Foreign ...

GENEALOGICAL TOURISM: QUEBECKERS IN SEARCH OF ANCESTORS IN NORMANDY

Theodore Slate -
More and more Quebeckers become part of genealogical tourism in Normandy, in search of their ancestors. Will this newfound interest be enough to revitalize the economy of certain areas of Normandy? ...