Music as a driving force for tourism

The Spain Live Music association and the tourism data consultancy firm Mabrian Technologies have published a study on how the Primavera Sound festival affected tourism in Barcelona last year. Primavera
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Cancun: crisis in the Caribbean

Hotel occupancy rates have seen a 14% drop whilst the destination face a rise in security, connectivity and promotion problems. Lately, bad news seems to be the norm for Cancun. The most important coastal
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The Canary Islands affected by Turkish Competitiveness in the German market

Programmed air seats from Germany to the Canary Islands between March and September have decreased by 18%, while simultaneously in some Turkish destinations there has been a rise of up to 36%. In the framework
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Profiling the British and German tourists that visit Andalusia

After record figures in number of visits in 2017, we analyze the profile of the two main international markets for Andalusia, the 4th region most touristic of Spain. Andalusia exceeded its expectations
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Hawaii in front of a communication crisis

The interest to visit the archipelago and the bookings suffer a remarkable fall despite that the situation doesn't involve risks for the tourists. The recent eruption of Kilauea volcano in Hawaii Island
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The interest of the Spanish to visit Colombia increases

A study about the Spanish's intention of Travel indicates that the interest to visit Colombia has increased significantly in the last year. The study done by Mabrian Technologies through the analysis of
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Touristic pressure does not affect Lisbon’s touristic satisfaction

The report presented on the first week of April by the Portugal's Planeamento e Desenvolvimiento do Turismo (IPDT) has provoked diverse reactions. The newspaper's headline is shocking: «Lisbon and Oporto
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Colombia, cultural destination on the rise in Easter

An increase of the interest for cultural and religious touristic products has been detected in comparison with Easter 2017. Easter is a period of rest and devotion for Colombians, who count with numerous
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Improving hotels’ services, key to compete with AirBnb

The hotel sector has been affected in the last years by the emergence of non-hotel touristic accommodation platforms, lead by AirBnb, that have revolutionised holiday stays’ commercialisation. In November
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False missile alarm in Hawaii drops tourists’ perception of security

The archipelago’s visitors took 10 days to recover the feeling of security previous to the panic caused by the erroneous message from the emergency center.  There was no missile, but panic over a possible
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