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TTC Special: Sports mean more tourists arrivals

TTC Special: Sports mean more tourists arrivals

By Frank Martin TTC Service.- Sports and especially those that attract crowds are increasingly important for international tourism. The Caribbean region has managed to place field tennis tournaments and a great variety of marine sports at the top of their offerings, all boosting tourist arrivals all year round. Therefore, the ...

TTC Special: Young tourists: from council hunters to travel agents

TTC Special: Young tourists: from council hunters to travel agents

By Frank Martin TTC Service.- The Millennials and the young people of Generation Z, with less years of age than the first ones, are getting closer and closer to the tour operators in the Caribbean and other parts of the world to ask them for good advice for their holidays. ...

TTC Special: Sargassum is another red light that warns against climate change

TTC Special: Sargassum is another red light that warns against climate change

By Frank Martin TTC Service.- The sargassum has lit the red alert light in the Mexican tourism industry, in the Caribbean islands and also in scientific groups that are concerned with the expansion of the aftermath of climate change. Mexican resorts like Cancun, Playa del Carmen and Tulum have been ...

TTC Special: US companies ignore Trump sanctions on Cuban tourism

TTC Special: US companies ignore Trump sanctions on Cuban tourism

By Frank Martin TTC Service.-  Among the companies around the world that ignore President Donald Trump’s sanctions on Cuba are some from the United States, ready to redouble their business with the island. The very bad relations of the island and Donald Trump’s administration didn’t stop visits to Cuba of ...

TTC Special: Toast with Coffee, Tea and tourism

TTC Special: Toast with Coffee, Tea and tourism

By Frank Martin TTC Service.-  China and Latin America are making a new good business toast with tea and coffee, as a new step that favors tourism. Latin America and the Caribbean region, on the one hand and China on the other, have the common interest of expanding trade. Horticulture ...

TTC Special: Agriculture and tourism are finally allies

TTC Special: Agriculture and tourism are finally allies

By Frank Martin TTC Service.-The economic benefit of agritourism to farms is significant but rather small. However, experts believe that this modality that links agriculture with the tourism industry has a great future. They believe that the potential long-run economic impacts of agritourism may not have been empirically investigated yet, ...