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Barbados records strong January- September performance

BARBADOS RECORDS STRONG JANUARY- SEPTEMBER PERFORMANCE

Chief Executive Officer of The Barbados Tourism Marketing Inc. (BTMI) William Griffith has revealed that based on the destination management organisation’s review, the island has enjoyed a 4.2% increase in stay-over arrivals in the first nine months of 2019 in comparison to the corresponding 2018 period. Between January and September ...

TTC Special: Latin American tourism impressed by Chinese innovations

Latin American tourism impressed by Chinese innovations

By Frank Martin TTC Service.- Argentina together with other Latin American countries admire Chinese innovations. They seek to take advantage of some, especially an e-commerce platform to promote their tourism products. A study on tourism development published in Argentina underlined the concept that the national leisure industry should not miss ...

TTC Special: Caribbean tenacity favors tourism

TTC Special: Caribbean tenacity favors tourism

By Frank Martin TTC service. -The Caribbean tenacity in its objective of maintaining its crucial Tourism industry stable resulted in tourist arrivals to the Caribbean increasing by 9.7% during the first half of 2019 compared to the same period in 2018. According to a report from the Caribbean Tourism Organization ...

TTC Special: Responsible tourists are needed

TTC Special: Responsible tourists are needed

By Frank Martin More than 1,500,000,000 tourists travel the world every year, an excellent figure for the coffers of the global tourism industry, but worrying news for nature. The Center for Responsible Travel (CREST) has asked travelers to “reprimand” their habits by going around the world to help the environment. ...

TTC Special: Dolphin Rescue Operation

TTC Special: Dolphin Rescue Operation

By Frank Martin A report on animal’s treatment of “World Animal Protection” (WAP) suggests tourists not to confuse what a smile looks like when dolphins act for humans in shows around the world because the gesture does not mean they are happy. The advice is the result of a critique ...

TTC Special: Drones expanded by tourism

By Frank Martin TTC Service. – The global tourism industry has begun a kind of marriage with drones, especially the smallest ones, which serve the sector in various ways, from providing incredible images for the promotion of destinations, to taking care of the safety of flights on landings. Drones have ...