Global tourism up in 2017, but USA down

UNWTO, United Nations World Tourism Organization, held a news conference last week in Madrid to report global travel increased 7% in 2017 to 1.322 billion international arrivals. This was the strongest global tourism performance in 7 years. Europe up 8% in 2017 to 671 million international arrivals. Southern Europe and Mediterranean region up 13% and…

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Country Inns & Suites name change

Country Inns & Suites by Carlson is now officially Country Inns & Suites by Radisson. Country Inns latest brand fact sheet shows 482 Country Inns & Suites open and 76 hotels in development. Sign changes at hotels will be changed throughout 2018.   A fact sheet distribution map shows 458 or 95% of Country Inns…

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