The 9 nine developments in Chinese tourism
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The 9 nine developments in Chinese tourism

China is the largest source market of tourists for the 3rd consecutive year. China stays number one globally in terms of number of outbound trips and money spent during these trips. It seems that Chinese outbound tourism is however, changing, in fact tourists behaviour during these trips have profoundly changed. Here are the 9 major…

The “Red Tourism” is booming in China.
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The “Red Tourism” is booming in China.

If the number of Chinese tourists is increasing in the world, it also increases within China’s borders. And more and more of them are attracted by an original form of tourism, born in the mid-1980s: The “red tourism”!  But what is the “Red Tourism”? The “Red Tourism” is a form of tourism where people visit…

Australia warmly greets Chinese tourists
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Australia warmly greets Chinese tourists

To boost their tourism Australia is planning to offer a three-year multiple entry visa to Chinese travellers. Australia is situated in a strong competition zone for tourism with Indonesia or Thailand, its regional rivals. Australia’s pretty late initiative… Even if visa requirements remain much more tougher in Australia than in other countries, this 3 year visa…

Italy will attract a large number of Chinese tourists
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Italy will attract a large number of Chinese tourists

Chinese people were more than 110 million to travel last year. They spent an amount of 130 billion dollars. It makes them the tourists to attract in 2015 and the years to come. Italy begins to want to attract more Chinese tourists. Chinese tourists in Italy Italy is present on the top 10 destinations where…

Tasmania is attracting Chinese tourists
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Tasmania is attracting Chinese tourists

Over the past years, Tasmania has become a popular destination among Chinese tourists. In 2014, the number of Chinese visitors traveling to Tasmania has increased up to 61 percent compared to 2013. As Chinese travelers have curiosity to explore new places, Tasmania has become one of their destinations. China is the country which provides more…

Record number of Chinese tourists in Spain!
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Record number of Chinese tourists in Spain!

Last year, Spain became the third global holidays destination, after France and the United States. Spain received a record 65 million foreign tourists in 2014. This is the second consecutive year that Spain beats its record of of inbound tourism with 65 million visitors. That means an increase up to  7,1%  in comparison with the…

Social media are critical for attracting Chinese tourists
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Social media are critical for attracting Chinese tourists

In 2014, there were 634 million netizens in China, which means almost half of the world’s netizens. In addition, 70% of the holiday booking were made online. How do Chinese holidaymakers plan their holidays? How do they find information? How do they share their experience with their friends? The vast majority use only one media…

South Korea and Japan were the most popular destinations for Chinese tourists in 2014
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South Korea and Japan were the most popular destinations for Chinese tourists in 2014

Last year, South Korea and Japan were the principal destinations for Chinese tourists during their holidays. Increasingly more Chinese tourists are travelling to South Korea and Japan to take advantage of products at lowest prices. There are some reasons why Chinese travelers have preferred South Korean and Japan as their holiday destinations instead of exotic…

Majority Chinese tourists will travel around Asia in 2015
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Majority Chinese tourists will travel around Asia in 2015

Each year, more than 100 million Chinese tourists are traveling abroad looking for new experiences. However, Asian countries remain the most popular destinations among Chinese travelers. Over the last years, the number of Chinese outbound travelers has rapidly increased becoming in the largest source of tourists. However the behavior of these tourists has also changed….