12 facts that is important to know about the tourism news
1. Travelnews.lv has been
operating in the tourism media business since 13.05.2003.
2. Editorial competence contains
knowledge of tourism and mobility topics.
3. Every working day, the
editorial board publishes 19 news items in Latvian, where at
least 10 news items has original content, but 9 news items are selected from
4. The 7 main editorial
sections of Travelnews.lv are "Latvia", "World",
"Transport", "Tourism", "Interviews & Tips",
"Promotions & Celebrations" and "Tourism Business".
5. In 2019, Travelnews.lv was
visited by more than 1 million (Google
Analytic) unique Internet users.
6. Visit of unique internet
users of the portal in 2020 (Google
- January – 115 996
- February – 102 146
- March – ...
7. The main target audience of
the portal is travelers, business people, tourism professionals and other
interested users. 70% of visitors are women and the largest age group is 25-35
8. Social networks of the portal:
- Facebook.com/Travelnews.lv with 64,000
followers is the third largest media in Latvian after Delfi.lv (1) and
- Twitter.com/Travelnews_en with 9,000
- Draugiem.lv/Travelnews.lv with 6,000
- Instagram.com/Travelnews_en with 4,800
- Facebook.com/TurismaBizness.lv with 1,600
9. Every working day, Travelnews.lv sends a newsletter and offer newsletter
to 3,100 subscribers.
10. Travelnews.lv works in close partnership with Travelnews.lt in Lithuania, Travelnews.ee in Estonia and the Baltic tourism news
portal BalticTravelnews.com (In Russian and English)
11. The portal also organizes tourism business seminars and guest lectures for universities.
12. Travelnews.lv is the founder of the tourism industry award "PEOPLE OF THE YEAR IN TOURISM" (2003)
- the oldest award in the Latvian tourism industry.