Polish Religious Tourism – 3Polish Religious Tourism – 3

New opportunities for many Countries In the first post on religious tourism we focused on the size of the demand, in the second we analyzed the intermediaries of this market, this brief analysis will be concluded with some observations on the pilgrim destinations. In order to maintain the brevity of the discussion, we can observe ...

Polish Religious Tourism – 2 Polish Religious Tourism – 2

The Polish TOs active in the religious tourism market. In the previous post I presented the latest data of GUS (Polish Central Statistical Office) on religious tourism. This post and the following one will be focused on tour operators and group organizers manging the pilgrimages. The first question in this regard is obvious: we saw …

Polish religious tourism – 1

The Demand One of the most resistant stereotypes related to Polish tourism concerns the flows of religious tourists generated by this Country. It is still not infrequent to meet  tourist professionals who suppose that the outgoing Polish tourism coincides (or almost coincides) with the pilgrims going to the most famous holy places. Well! It is …

Forecasting The Development Of Global And European Tourism

From time to time it is worth looking up from the Polish tourist market and watching what happens in Europe. The opportunity in this case  is offered by the opening conference of ITB 2018 held by Mr Rolf Freitag, CEO of IPK International and promoter of World Travel Monitor®. The topic of the conference was …

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. …