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International tourist arrivals grow 5% this year from January to September

INTERNATIONAL TOURIST ARRIVALS GROW 5% THIS YEAR FROM JANUARY TO SEPTEMBER

This year, international tourist arrivals grew five percent year-on-year from January to September propelled by continued demand for...

Kenya is diversifying its unique tourism products and tapping on cultural tourism

KENYA IS DIVERSIFYING ITS UNIQUE TOURISM PRODUCTS AND TAPPING ON CULTURAL TOURISM

Kenya is diversifying its unique tourism products and tapping on cultural tourism as a key product. During addressing the 3rd edition...

 
 
 
UNWTO/UNESCO Conference: Cultural Tourism Sustains Communities and Living Heritage

UNWTO/UNESCO CONFERENCE: CULTURAL TOURISM SUSTAINS COMMUNITIES AND LIVING HERITAGE

The third cultural tourism conference organized jointly between the World Tourism Organization and the United Nations Educational,...

Number of Indians going abroad expected to double in next three years as per the UNWTO

NUMBER OF INDIANS GOING ABROAD EXPECTED TO DOUBLE IN NEXT THREE YEARS AS PER THE UNWTO

The UNWTO has predicted that the number of Indians going abroad will double to 50 million in the next three years. Are online travel...

 
 
 
3rd UNWTO/UNESCO World Conference on Tourism and Culture to be held in Istanbul

3RD UNWTO/UNESCO WORLD CONFERENCE ON TOURISM AND CULTURE TO BE HELD IN ISTANBUL

The 3rd UNWTO/UNESCO World Conference on Tourism and Culture will be held next month in Istanbul, Turkey. The theme of the 2018 World...

Iran is all set to host the 40th World Tourism Organization Summit

IRAN IS ALL SET TO HOST THE 40TH WORLD TOURISM ORGANIZATION SUMMIT

The summit was graced by several high-ranking guests including UNWTO Secretary-General Zurab Pololikashvili and the Vice President...

 
 
 
UNWTO Calls for Tech and Investment in Tourism at World Travel Market 2018

UNWTO CALLS FOR TECH AND INVESTMENT IN TOURISM AT WORLD TRAVEL MARKET 2018

The 2018 edition of World Travel Market will see the World Tourism Organization continue its operational focus on investing in innovation...

The 12th UNWTO/PATA Forum Looks Into the Future of Tourism

THE 12TH UNWTO/PATA FORUM LOOKS INTO THE FUTURE OF TOURISM

The World Tourism Organization , the Pacific Asia Travel Association and the People's Government of Guilin, China held the 12th UNWTO/PATA...

 
 
 
The UNWTO along with Global Tourism Economy Research Centre presents Asia Tourism Trends Report

THE UNWTO ALONG WITH GLOBAL TOURISM ECONOMY RESEARCH CENTRE PRESENTS ASIA TOURISM TRENDS REPORT

The UNWTO in association with the Global Tourism Economy Research Centre , presented its Asia Tourism Trends Report at the Global Tourism...

UNWTO/GTERC Report: Asia and the Pacific grows in importance for Global Tourism

UNWTO/GTERC REPORT: ASIA AND THE PACIFIC GROWS IN IMPORTANCE FOR GLOBAL TOURISM

The World Tourism Organization , in partnership with the Global Tourism Economy Research Centre , presented its Asia Tourism Trends...

 
 
 
First Global Gastronomy Tourism Startup Competition Launched

FIRST GLOBAL GASTRONOMY TOURISM STARTUP COMPETITION LAUNCHED

The gastronomic tourism sector is moving towards innovation and the diversification of its offerings. UNWTO, in collaboration with...

International tourist arrivals grow 6% during first six months this year

INTERNATIONAL TOURIST ARRIVALS GROW 6% DURING FIRST SIX MONTHS THIS YEAR

As per the UNWTO's latest barometer, international tourist arrivals grew 6% in the first six months of this year after a record-breaking...

 
 
 
Thailand beats every other Asian country regarding tourism spending

THAILAND BEATS EVERY OTHER ASIAN COUNTRY REGARDING TOURISM SPENDING

According to a visualization of recent UNWTO data by HowMuch, a financial literacy and infographics agency, Thailand surpasses every...

UNWTO latest barometer says international arrivals grew by 6% during first six months of this year

UNWTO LATEST BAROMETER SAYS INTERNATIONAL ARRIVALS GREW BY 6% DURING FIRST SIX MONTHS OF THIS YEAR

According to the UNWTO's latest barometer, international tourist arrivals grew by 6 percent in the first six months of this year after...

 
 
 
Tourism Enters the Global Innovation Agenda

TOURISM ENTERS THE GLOBAL INNOVATION AGENDA

The first edition of the 1st UNWTO Tourism Startup Competition, organized by the World Tourism Organization in partnership with Globalia,...

Secretary-General Tours Asia Reinforcing Tourism for Development

SECRETARY-GENERAL TOURS ASIA REINFORCING TOURISM FOR DEVELOPMENT

The Secretary-General of the World Tourism Organization , Zurab Pololikashvili, visited East Asia last month to enhance political recognition...

 
 
 
Secretary-General of the United Nations delivers his message on World Tourism Day

SECRETARY-GENERAL OF THE UNITED NATIONS DELIVERS HIS MESSAGE ON WORLD TOURISM DAY

In his message for the World Tourism Day, Secretary-General of the United Nations António Guterres said that the wide reach of tourism...

Digital Transformation & Innovation Take Spotlight on World Tourism Day 2018

DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION & INNOVATION TAKE SPOTLIGHT ON WORLD TOURISM DAY 2018

World Tourism Day 2018 was observed in Budapest, Hungary yesterday with the official celebration focusing on the digital transformation...

 
 
 
Sustainable tourism awareness - SPTO holds first media roundtable session in Suva

SUSTAINABLE TOURISM AWARENESS - SPTO HOLDS FIRST MEDIA ROUNDTABLE SESSION IN SUVA

Sustainable tourism might be a new phrase to many people, just like climate change a few years ago. The UNWTO defines sustainable tourism...

Seoul Hosts the 7th UNWTO Global Summit on Urban Tourism

SEOUL HOSTS THE 7TH UNWTO GLOBAL SUMMIT ON URBAN TOURISM

The Seoul Metropolitan Government and the World Tourism Organization co-hosted the UNWTO Global Summit on Urban Tourism at The Shilla...