Islamic tourism is a growing sector as demand for so-called halal holidays grows. Nacer-Eddine Benchinoun runs a travel agency for Muslims and predits that by 2030 half of the world's tourists will be Muslims.
Data shows President Trump's anti-globalist "America first" policy has cost the USA billions in tourism revenue. Fearing a prolonged slump, a leading trade group has launched an initiative to boost international visits.
Where to go on holiday in 2017? To help potential customers decide, the travel companies have already got their catalogues out. And most agree that safety will again be a top priority among holiday-makers in 2017.
DW reporter Eesha Kheny decided to book a brief trip to the Hungarian capital. She promises it won't be the last time.
Spain is set to replace the United States as the world's second tourism destination while France has retained the top spot, the UN World Tourism Organization said Monday.
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