CHILEAN TOURISM SECTOR CELEBRATES THE EASING OF BORDER RESTRICTIONS

Larry Brain -
Chile's tourism unions welcomed the government's announcement to relax restrictions for travelers entering the country, allowing to revive a sector particularly affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. ...

CHILEAN TOURISM HURDLES: ENTRY REQUIREMENTS DISCOURAGE VISITORS TO COME

Alec Hills -
A survey conducted by the Chilean Federation of Tourism Companies (Fedetur) among more than one hundred global tourism operators, showed that 57% of those consulted believe that the approval of vaccin ...

INBOUND TOURISM GROWS IN ARGENTINA

Alec Hills -
According to official figures, 483,000 foreign tourists arrived in the country during May, 4% above the pre-pandemic level. The important source markets for Argentina remain USA and Canada. ...

BRAZIL WELCOMED ALMOST 1 MILLION FOREIGN TOURISTS IN JANUARY 2024

Laura Maudlin -
The Brazilian summer remains a popular time for tourism, with January seeing a surge in international visitors, particularly to destinations with sunny beaches. Over 956,000 foreign tourists arrived i ...

EASTER ISLAND: ON THE VERGE OF COLLAPSE DUE TO LACK OF TOURISM

Kevin Eagan -
Easter Island is on the verge of economic collapse due to lack of tourism after being closed for almost two years due to the pandemic. Authorities again postponed the reopening to tourism because of t ...