Cities Struggling With Over-Tourism

In order to understand the struggles faced by a growing number of city destinations worldwide, the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) and real estate firm JLL recently introduced the Destination 2030 index as a way to measure tourism readiness, based on tourism growth and the cities’ ability to manage that growth. The index measures […]

Lumbarda Won Croatian Oldest Tourism Award

Lumbarda, a charming county on the island of Korcula, recently won the prestigious Tourism Patrol Award organized by the newspaper Vecernji List since 1975. The award is given annually after the Vecernji list reporters visit all major tourist destinations and assess the quality of tourism offer for each of them. Last year’s winner is located […]

Online Reviews Hold a Strong Impact on Travel Booking

A recent study conducted by TripAdvisor, in partnership with Ipsos MORI, revealed the huge impact online reviews have on travel booking. The survey was conducted in Australia, China, France, German-speaking countries, India, Italy, Japan, Singapore, Spain, Taiwan, United Kingdom, and the United States among 23,000 users of the server. The study showed that across the […]