ONLINE REVIEWS AND THEIR IMPACT ON TRAVEL BOOKING

William Law -
A recent study conducted by TripAdvisor, in partnership with Ipsos MORI, among 23,000 users of the server throughout 12 markets revealed the huge impact online reviews have on travel booking. ...

RISING TREND: MORE COUNTRIES IMPLEMENT A TOURIST TAX

Larry Brain -
Holidaymakers are often used to it – many destinations require to pay a tourist tax. Often the fee is incorporated into the overall fee, for example in an airline ticket, during payment at hotels or a ...

SPAIN’S FOREIGN TOURISM EXPECTED TO FOLLOW THE SLOWDOWN TREND

The business lobby, Alliance for Tourism Excellence (EXCELTUR, in Spanish), ensures that this summer the slowdown trend in Spain’s foreign tourism will continue, reaching influx levels similar to thos ...

BELGIAN TOURISM: BRUSSELS NUMBERS STEADILY INCREASING

Samuel Dorsi -
According to the latest figures from the Belgian Statistical Office, Belgian tourism is doing very well. In the Walloon Region, the number of nights booked increased by 5% last year and similar figure ...

CHINESE TOURISM GROWTH TO CONTINUE AMID PASSPORT PRICE REDUCTION

Vanderlei J. Pollack -
Chinese tourism has been growing at an astonishing pace in the past years. At the beginning of the new millennium, 10.5 million overseas trips were made by Chinese tourists. In 2018, the number rose t ...