Weird News For or against tourism reserved for women?

14:46  28 july  2020
14:46  28 july  2020 Source:   easyvoyage.com

Frankfurt receives more than expected with tourism tax

 Frankfurt receives more than expected with tourism tax The tourism tax levied since 2018 has given the city of Frankfurt revenue in the past year that went far beyond expectations. The magistrate has now transferred the surplus from the previous year into the new budget year, as the city reported on Friday. This means that 6.47 million euros would be available for measures by the Tourism Advisory Board this year. The funds are expected to be used to promote tourism, a broad goal that extends to supporting cultural institutions, it said.

For and against tourism . In the tourism industry there are more benefits than drawbacks, so the negative features must be brought under strict control. If tourism is to bring advantages both to tourists and local communities, it must be based on a policy of sustainability which ensures that

Tourism is one of the world’s fastest growing industries and a major foreign exchange and employment generation for many countries. It is one of the most remarkable economic and social phenomena. The world ‘tour’ is derived from the Latin word tornus, meaning ‘a tool for making a circle’.

Pour ou contre le tourisme réservé aux femmes? © Getty Images / iStockphoto For or against tourism for women? Forbidden to men! 100% female tourism is booming. Hotels, networking sites, organized trips, offers dedicated to women are developing.

"These trips promote letting go": Émilie Straub, Marketing Director of Copines de voyages

"These trips are intended for all women wishing to travel and who do not always have their partner or their friends available to go with them, nor even the desire to try the experience solo. The non-mixing removes some inconveniences. There is no jealousy or seductive relationship ... Many of our clients say they forge very strong bonds during their stay. Between girls, we let go and dialogue takes place more easily. Far from the male gaze, they approach intimate and personal subjects more freely. But they do not reject men! These types of trips allow them to relax and form strong friendships. "

Venice: two tourists (already) expelled for a swim in the Grand Canal

 Venice: two tourists (already) expelled for a swim in the Grand Canal © Provided by Le Point venice, tourisme After several months of confinement, the Italy is looking to revive its activity and in particular tourism, abroad. approaching the summer period. Since Wednesday June 3, the country's borders are therefore once again open to European citizens. But with the first travelers, the first problematic behaviors also arrived. As told by CNN , two German tourists were arrested by the authorities when they had just swam in the Grand Canal in Venice.

Types of Tourism . Beach tourism Many tourists spend their holidays on beaches. They relax, go bathing or just enjoy the salty sea breeze and the ocean. Medical tourism People go to other countries for medical treatment and operations. Irish women , for example, go to the UK because

The tourism industry should ready itself for a “rocky ride” as the coronavirus spreads across Europe. The warning by data and analytics company GlobalData follows a change in Foreign Office (FCO) advice to warn against all-but-essential travel to 10 small towns in Lombardy and one in Veneto – and

" It isolates more than it brings together ": Laurie Champin, in charge of the Diversity Mission at INSEP Paris and Associate WomenSports

" 100% female stays are the opposite of what must be done to build a non-gendered society. This initiative isolates more than it unites. Going between women, for sunbathing and relaxation, I see neither the interest nor the individual benefit. Non-mixing could, on the other hand, be justified if it involves a stay of reflection on the evolution of women's rights, for example. If women embrace this concept, it is because even on vacation they suffer from male leadership. There is an urgent need to send our patriarchal system to oblivion and to deconstruct gender stereotypes. To live is to advance in the knowledge of others ... and not around your navel. »

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Tourism: will the disaster scenario be avoided? .
© GAIZKA IROZ / AFP Many tourism professionals apprehended the summer season and the absence of foreign visitors in France. But ultimately, the results could be better than expected, according to Michel Durrieu, the director general of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine regional tourism committee. He was invited from Europe 1 Thursday morning. Due to the coronavirus pandemic, summer vacations and tourism are completely turned upside down.

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