All Posts tagged Tourism

Tourism around the world in 2010 and 2030

The French now go more to Spain and Italy than to the rest of the world. But French tourists are increasingly going to visit the countries of Asia, Oceania and America. According to the World Tourism Organization (WTO), the number of tourists worldwide will increase by about 43 million people per year between 2010 and […]


More than a billion tourists worldwide!

Despite many global economic challenges, the World Tourism Organization (WTO) in 2013 saw an increase in the number of tourists by 52 millions, an increase of 5% in 2013 to reach more than one billion tourists worldwide. Who welcomes most new international tourists? Europe takes first place with 29 million new arrivals in 2013 to […]


Ranking of the most visited cities

Each year, Mastercard compiles the ranking of the most visited cities of the year. Surprisingly, London is dethroned in favour of Bangkok. According to this ranking, which is based on an estimate of the number of international visitors expected in 2016 and not on the attendance actually observed, it is indeed Bangkok that should settle […]


The French, the worst tourists in the world…

According to the hoteliers, the French would be the worst tourists in the world! This is revealed by a study by the TNS poll. The main flaws of the French tourist would be to be naughty, grumpy and rude. Professionals also agree that the French have many difficulties – and reluctance – to express themselves […]


90,000 suitcases lost every day worldwide

According to official civil aviation statistics, tens of thousands of bags are lost every day between the various airports of the world. In total, the figure would amount to 90,000 bags per day, of which 10,000 in Europe. 80% of the luggages are found by their owner a few days later, but it is estimated […]


Trend: Sustainable tourism

Now that the peak tourist season is over, let’s take stock of new ways to travel internationally. Sustainable tourism is a new way of thinking about travel that takes into account ecology, the local economy but also social and ethical aspects. The term “sustainable tourism” refers to any form of alternative tourism that attempts to […]


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