International travelers cite politics as factor in US trips

Some international travelers are citing politics as a factor in whether to visit the U.S. this year, according to survey research by the tourism marketing agency Brand USA   The findings add to existing concerns about the tourism industry. Other new data shows that a slowdown in international arrivals to the U.S. began last spring … Continue reading International travelers cite politics as factor in US trips

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World’s most visited city for seventh year in a row – Hong Kong

Sinead Pearson A skyscraper-studded skyline. A culture of colourful traditions. A shopper's paradise. It is no surprise that for the seventh consecutive year, Hong Kong is the world's most visited city Euromonitor International, a UK-based market research group, has revealed 26 million foreigners flocked to the Asian metropolis. The ranking, based on 2015 data, includes … Continue reading World’s most visited city for seventh year in a row – Hong Kong

International Travel – More Asians are traveling around the world

  The number of international tourists rose by 4% worldwide to 1.2 billion last year as Asians travelled more, but security fears hit visitor arrivals in Europe, the World Tourism Organisation (WTO) said   The number of people living in Asia and discovering both their own region and the rest of the world rose 8% compared to … Continue reading International Travel – More Asians are traveling around the world