CRUISE SHIP POLLUTION – UNPRECEDENTAL CONVICTION

Ashley Nault -
The captain of a giant cruise ship, the MS Azura, was convicted last Monday of using fuel oil that is much more polluting than allowed by the current legislation. This is the first conviction of this ...

FRENCH SUMMER SEASON SAVED BY FOREIGNERS

Tomas Haupt -
Attendance at hotels and campsites increased slightly this summer season in France. With significant disparities all the same: Paris is doing very well, but not the Alps or the Pyrenees. ...

MARRAKECH: NUMBER OF OVERNIGHT STAYS UP BY 10%

Kevin Eagan -
The number of overnight stays recorded in the various classified tourist accommodation establishments in the city of Marrakech increased by 10% during the first nine months of the current year, compar ...

TECHNOLOGY TRENDS OF THE HOTELS OF THE FUTURE

Anna Luebke -
Back in 2008, when we talked about the hotel of the future, we dreamt about “smart bathrooms, toilets functioning both as a toilet and bidet with in-built washing and drying, windows able to show news ...

UGANDA CHOOSES COFFEE TOURISM TO BOOST ITS REVENUES

Larry Brain -
Ugandan agriculture and tourism officials are developing projects to promote coffee tourism in order to boost revenues in both sectors. ...