Publications

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New Business Models in the Accommodation Industry – Benchmarking of Rules and Regulations in the Short-term Rental Market, Executive Summary
Several factors explain the growth of the so-called “sharing economy” in the tourism sector over recent years, including the 2010 global economic crisis, digitalization and new trends in travellers’ behaviour and preferences. This growth has been particularly notable in the accommodation industry....
2019
New Business Models in the Accommodation Industry - Benchmarking of Rules and Re New Business Models in the Accommodation Industry - Benchmarking of Rules and Regulations in the Short-term Rental Market
Several factors explain the growth of the so-called “sharing economy” in the tourism sector over recent years, including the 2010 global economic crisis, digitalization and new trends in travellers’ behaviour and preferences. This growth has been particularly notable in the accommodation industry....
2019
Guidelines for Success in the Chinese Outbound Tourism Market Guidelines for Success in the Chinese Outbound Tourism Market
The Chinese outbound tourism market is already very strong and has huge potential to grow further still. These guidelines from the China Tourism Academy and UNWTO offer valuable insights into the factors motivating Chinese tourists to travel. It also presents a valuable toolkit to guide destination...
2019
UNWTO World Tourism Barometer and Statistical Annex, September 2019 UNWTO World Tourism Barometer and Statistical Annex, September 2019
International arrivals grew 4% in the first quarter of 2019 International tourist arrivals (overnight visitors) grew 4% in January-June 2019 compared to the same period last year. Results are in line with historical trends. Growth was led by the Middle East (+8%) and Asia and the Pacific (+6%),...
2019
International Tourism Highlights, 2019 Edition International Tourism Highlights, 2019 Edition
International Tourism Highlights presents a concise overview of international tourism in the world based on the results for the year 2018.
2019
Estudio global sobre la percepción de los residentes hacia el turismo urbano: impacto y medidas
Este estudio es el resultado de una colaboración entre la Organización Mundial del Turismo (OMT) e IPSOS. Para gestionar mejor los retos derivados de la creciente demanda turística en destinos urbanos, es esencial comprender la percepción y experiencias de los residentes con respecto al turismo...
2019
Global survey on the perception of residents towards city tourism: impact and me Global survey on the perception of residents towards city tourism: impact and measures
This research is a result of a partnership between the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) and IPSOS. To better manage the issues arising from the growing tourism demand in urban destinations it is essential to understand resident's experiences and perceptions on city tourism. The research aims at...
2019
UNWTO World Tourism Barometer and Statistical Annex, May 2019 UNWTO World Tourism Barometer and Statistical Annex, May 2019
International arrivals grew 4% in the first quarter of 2019 International tourist arrivals (overnight visitors) grew 4% in January-March 2019 compared to the same period last year, below the 6% average growth of the past two years. Growth was led by the Middle East (+8%) and Asia and the Pacific (+...
2019
Directrices de la OMT para el fortalecimiento de las organizaciones de gestión de destinos (OGD) – Preparando las OGD de cara a nuevos retos
Múltiples factores explican el creciente interés en la gestión efectiva de los destinos turísticos e instan a las organizaciones de gestión de destinos (OGD) a enfrentarse y adaptarse a nuevos retos. Del tradicional papel como responsables de marketing y promoción de destinos, la tendencia apunta a...
2019
UNWTO Guidelines for Institutional Strengthening of Destination Management Organ UNWTO Guidelines for Institutional Strengthening of Destination Management Organizations (DMOs) – Preparing DMOs for new challenges
Many factors account for the increased focus on effective destination management, all of them urging destination management organizations (DMOs) to face and adapt to new challenges. From traditional marketing and promotion boards the trend is for these entities to increasingly enlarge their scope...
2019