Airport Insight: Barcelona El Prat Airport

Each day this year The Blue Swan Daily uses the extensive insights available to CAPA – Centre for Aviation members to deliver a data snapshot on the…..

Catalan independence referendum disrupts strong hotel and flight performance into Barcelona

Preliminary data from benchmarking specialists STR shows that hotels in Barcelona, Spain, experienced substantial performance declines following the 1-Oct-2017 Catalan Independence Referendum. Revenue per available…..

The potential effect of the Catalonian crisis on air transport and tourism in Spain

As this is written, the Spanish government is set to seize direct control over the affairs of Catalunya (Catalonia) a province of 7.5 million people…..

Spain’s El Clásico battle spreads from the football pitch to international airports

The La Liga rivalry between Barcelona and Real Madrid is one of the fiercest in world football. The two teams dominate in the domestic league…..

Growth is not the enemy – sustainable tourism leads to economic prosperity

It is certainly true that travel opens our eyes to the world, but we are not alone seeking that insight with tourism increasingly engulfing the…..