Lonely in the Golden City

Cardais, S. Adam
March 2009
Transitions Online;3/30/2009, p4
The article focuses on the impact of global economic downturn on the tourism industry of Czech Republic. Marketa Chaloupkova, a spokeswoman for CzechTourism, an inbound tourism agency said that travel is one of the areas where people want to save their money. The agency stated that Czech hotels accommodated 7.5% fewer guests whereas the occupancy rates of pensions and camps are down by 34% and 12%.


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