PROS AND CONS: RUSSIA ANNOUNCED E-VISA AND A TRAVEL BAN FOR CHINESE VISITORS

Kevin Eagan -
Tourism experts have been pointing out for a long time that the troublesome and obsolete system of tourist visas in Russia negatively affects the industry as a whole, and above all the number of incom ...

WARNING: SANDY BEACHES TO DISAPPEAR DUE TO CLIMATE CHANGE

Gary Diskin -
Researchers estimate that half of all sandy beaches could have disappeared by the end of the century. Sandy beaches are beloved places of recreation, and for many animal species they are an important ...

AIRLINES AND HOTELS TRY FREE CANCELLATIONS TO FEND OFF TOURISM SLOWDOWN

Airlines, hotel chains and travel agencies have begun email campaigns to market their holiday offers for March and May, in which Holy Week festivities will take place, while reviewing cancellation pol ...

WHAT IS THE SECRET OF THE SUCCESS OF HISTORIC HOTELS?

Dan Rang -
Hilton Hotels and Wyndham Hotels are some of the biggest names in the industry. Everyone knows that if you want to stay in a good place you look for established hotel chains, so new hotel owners shoul ...

AIR TRAVEL TIME IS LONGER THAN YOU THINK

Andrew J. Wein -
Many people want to fly less to protect the climate. However, not only the higher prices but also the longer travel time discourage people from switching to train or coaches. ...