UK government flip-flopping over quarantine list devastates Portuguese tourist industry

Although Portugal remains on the safe list, for English tourists at least, rumours to the contrary spark panic and holiday cancellations Noel Josephides sounds weary. Two weeks ago when the UK government added Portugal to the travel corridor list, the … Read more…

New Zealand’s landscape under pressure from booming tourist industry, report says

Country could face Venice-style overcrowding and lose tranquility that attracts visitors in the first place, says commissioner New Zealand’s booming tourist industry is threatening to ruin its most popular landscapes and could see the country face the kind of overcrowding … Read more…

What most attracts us to a tourist destination? Attractions, culture and gastronomy

Tourists’ expectations when visiting a particular place are related to several features of the chosen destination: culture, architecture, gastronomy, infrastructure, landscape, events, shopping, etc. These features attract people to the destination and contribute to the overall experience of the trip. … Read more…