The tourist market has no mercy

Data source: PZOT – Merlin X (Sabre) In the first days of the two roaring months of this summer 2016, it’s interesting to check what happens  in the share of Polish tourism demand, managed by Tour Operators. The most relevant data is the constant decrease of the sales of tourist packages compared with the same …

Poland is more than Warsaw

Many variables influence the number of tourists generated by a region: economic, social, demographic, etc, but basically two parameters enter in any model which pretend to explain the amount of tourist demand generated by a specific region: number of inhabitants and income.   In this post we present, for each one of the 16 regions …

Ranking the Polish Tour Operators

Periodically, wczasopedia.pl analyzes the budgets of the most important Polish Tour Operators and pubblishes the key data and the prognosis of these companies. Those interested in the information concerning the economic and financial soundness of the leading Polish Tour Operators have to click the following link We are mostly interested in the turnover of these companies as proxy for …

Tourism, Social media & Sharing economy

ITB World Travel Trends 2015/2016 has been just published and reports the conclusions of 23rd World Travel Forum of PISA (ITALY) held in October 2015 where about 50 international experts of tourism join for discussing the main issues of tourism with the cooperation of European Travel Commission. I suppose the main outcomes of the conference can …

City Trips

ITB World Travel Trends 2015/2016 has been just published and reports the conclusions of 23rd World Travel Forum of PISA (ITALY) held in October 2015 where about 50 international experts of tourism join for discussing the main issues of tourism with the cooperation of European Travel Commission. I suppose the main outcomes of the conference can …

European Travel Trends 2015 / 2016

ITB World Travel Trends 2015/2016 has been just published and reports the conclusions of 23rd World Travel Forum of PISA (ITALY) held in October 2015 where about 50 international experts of tourism join for discussing the main issues of tourism with the cooperation of European Travel Commission.  I suppose the main outcomes of the conference …

World Travel Trends 2015 / 2016

ITB World Travel Trends 2015/2016 – WORLD REPORT  ITB World Travel Trends 2015/2016 has been just published and reports the conclusions of 23rd World Travel Forum of PISA (ITALY) held in October 2015 where about 50 international experts of tourism joined for discussing the main issues of tourism with the cooperation of European Travel Commission. …

The main features of Polish tourist demand 2014

Source: EUROSTAT  Recently EUROSTAT, the statistical office of EU, has published the statistics about European tourism until 2014 (more info click this link) and I have taken this opportunity for updating the post of  20th of May 2015. The trends identified in the previous post are confirmed: while in the big countries of Europe the share …