International tourism plays an important role in the global economy. It is hard to imagine, but more than 9% of world GDP is formed at the expense of international tourism.
The face of international tourism
Chinese in Russia
Not so long ago, the face of international tourism were most often Europeans. Having enough money and time to travel, guests from Europe were the most frequent foreigners in hotels. However, time does not stand still, Europe suffered a crisis and now an international tourist most often turns out to be a resident of China. Continue reading
As a result of the significant development of the global tourism industry, the emergence of large hotel chains, the need arose for professionally trained personnel for hotels. The demand for qualified staff has generated new, previously unknown specialties in colleges and universities.
Specialty “Hotel service”
The young specialty “Hotel service” has become very popular in the last decade. This is due to the general popularity of specialties, training professionals in the service sector, which, in turn, has been dominant in the global economy for several years. Continue reading