Articles tagged “algeria”

Tourism

Can Algeria Avert Financial Ruin Through Revived Tourism and New Visa Rules?

Algeria faces dwindling cash reserves and an unsustainable economic model. Like much of the Middle East, it must diversify away from oil and attract visitors. The strategically located North African country boasts many ideal destinations. It remains unclear, however, if the government can turn to its historically overlooked tourism sector for much-needed economic relief.

Can Algeria Avert Financial Ruin Through Revived Tourism and New Visa Rules?

Tourism

Algeria Struggles to Attract Tourists to Beaches and Landmarks

It seems there could be a good case to be made as positioning it as Tunisia and without the violence and unrest.

Algeria Struggles to Attract Tourists to Beaches and Landmarks

Tourism

Algeria now providing security along beaches, to allay tourist fears

Tourism

Algerian tourism industry battered by regional violence

Algeria's tourism industry could have benefited from Tunisia and Egypt's downturn post Arab-Spring, but its own minuscule tourism infrastructure and general violence in the region creates perceptions that hasn't helped it.

Algerian tourism industry battered by regional violence

Airlines

Is Algeria the next cheap sun and sand destination for Europeans?

Morocco and Tunisia, two neighboring North African countries, have over the years seen huge Euro sun & sand tourist booms due to low cost carriers like Easyjet & Ryanair starting flights to these countries. Could Algeria, despite its structural problems, be next?