International tourism in Europe set a new record in 2014. For 2015, ETC expects the European tourism sector to continue growing around its long-term annual average growth. However, dark clouds seem to be gathering over the waters in which the European tourism has been sailing over the past years.
This article provides an overview of trends in luxury leisure travel, showcases Luxury Frontiers business model, and highlights the rationale behind Luxury Frontiers global partnership with HVSs Athens and Milan offices.
euromic recently began 2015 with its Annual General Meeting, held January 16-19 in Amsterdam, Netherlands where new association member destination management companies (DMCs) were inducted; Pacto Ltd. in Indonesia, Talas-M in Montenegro, Talas-S in Serbia, DT in Slovenia and Walthers in South Africa.
In recognition of tourisms ability to create jobs and socio-economic growth, the Prime Minister of Spain, Mariano Rajoy, has accepted the UNWTO/World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC) Open Letter on Travel and Tourism (Madrid, Spain, 27 January 2015).
Starwood Hotels & Resorts has confirmed its status as the Official Partner of the Condé Nast Traveller Luxury Travel Fair an event dedicated to all aspects of luxury tourism. This private, one-day B2B event will take place for the second time on the 17th of March, 2015 in one of Moscows most historic and iconic buildings, the Metropol Hotel.