Articles tagged “spain”

Tourism

A New EU Border Status for Gibraltar Could Be a Big Boost for Tourism

Gibraltar is in limbo post-Brexit, and a new treaty might abolish its border, tightening its relationship with Spain. That's a huge plus for its travel businesses.

A New EU Border Status for Gibraltar Could Be a Big Boost for Tourism

Overtourism

Barcelona Looks for Balance When Welcoming Post-Covid Tourism

Barcelona is trying to avoid limiting the growth of its tourism industry, yet again, balancing an economic reboot and residents’ needs. Failure might turn it into fresh territory for moving ahead with stricter policies as it looks to put its overtourism past behind it.

Barcelona Looks for Balance When Welcoming Post-Covid Tourism

Tourism

Madrid Airport Plans Hiring Spree to Address Tourism Surge

Spain's Interior Ministry, which didn't notice any recent missed flights, should probably get more familiar with Madrid's Barajas Airport.

Madrid Airport Plans Hiring Spree to Address Tourism Surge

Hotels

Melia’s Holiday Resorts Outshining Its Urban Hotels Performance

City breaks aren't as popular (yet) as beach getaways, but the hotelier still has some way to go to turn a profit after Omicron's impact earlier in the year.

Melia’s Holiday Resorts Outshining Its Urban Hotels Performance

Tourism

Spain Welcomes Back Big Spenders as Tourist Arrivals Jumped 8-Fold in March

The easing of restrictions has expedited Spain's travel recovery as tourists arrivals inch closer to pre-Covid levels.

Spain Welcomes Back Big Spenders as Tourist Arrivals Jumped 8-Fold in March

Tourism

Spain’s Tourism Numbers Approaching 80 Percent of Pre-Covid Levels

As eager as Spain is to get back to numbers it saw in 2019, it hasn’t thrown away safety precautions. It’s focus on smart public health measures is one of the better models going forward.

Spain’s Tourism Numbers Approaching 80 Percent of Pre-Covid Levels

Tourism

France and Spain Stay Hopeful and Agile as Global Tourism’s Titans

Some international travelers have been reconsidering their planned trips this year, even to countries safely far from the Ukraine war. Tourism leaders in France and Spain have been reacting in innovative and nimble ways.

France and Spain Stay Hopeful and Agile as Global Tourism’s Titans

Tourism

European Tourism Recovery Challenged by Inflation and Labor Woes

We aren’t sure what recovery will look like, but we know it will be different than what we’ve seen following past financial crises.

European Tourism Recovery Challenged by Inflation and Labor Woes

Hotels

Spain’s Melia On Track to Beat Pre-Pandemic Bookings This Summer

The hotel group hit a billion dollars in revenue in 2021, narrowed its losses and predicts a "historic year for resort tourism" in 2022 — but the caveat for the future is how Russia's invasion of Ukraine will affect its business.

Spain’s Melia On Track to Beat Pre-Pandemic Bookings This Summer

Online Travel

EDreams Odigeo Targets 7 Million Subscribers by 2025

EDreams Odigeo claimed to have 30 percent more bookings than pre-Covid in December quarter, and to also be outpacing the global airline industry. The online travel agency increased its subscriber base, but still lost $19.5 million.

EDreams Odigeo Targets 7 Million Subscribers by 2025