Hotel modernisation and public behaviour rules

Majorca is pressing ahead with plans to modernise its hotel portfolio and is defending the controversial new ‘behaviour’ rules for tourists in Palma. more

German market trends

Germans want to travel more

Consumers in Germany are travelling more and want to keep spending on holidays, according to an in-depth new ‘tourism index’. more

Summer break is taking a summer break. The next news stories from the German and European tourism industry will be published in the week starting August 25, 2014.


V.Ö. Travel

Management team completed

The new German tour operator V.Ö. Travel has completed its management team with two senior appointments. more


TUI Cruises

Two more ships

TUI Cruises will expand to a fleet of six ships by 2017 to steam ahead with its growth strategy. more


fvw Kongress

Tourism trends and strategies in focus

Top executives from the German and international tourism industry will speak at this year’s fvw Kongress on September 23 – 24 which will focus on industry trends and the strategies of tour operators, suppliers and destinations. more


Thomas Cook

Sales growth in Germany

Stronger summer bookings in Germany, the UK and Northern Europe along with continued cost savings have helped Thomas Cook to improve profits in the April – June third quarter. more



Short break culture holidays

German study tours operator Studiosus is launching short break cultural tours for customers with little free time in its latest product innovation. more


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