Warsaw tourism industry has now surpassed 2019 levels. Here you can see the communist-era Palace of Culture and Science in the foreground

Global tourism rebounds strongly after COVID-19

Prior to the pandemic, the worldwide travel and tourism industry accounted for just over 10% of global GDP. After a difficult 2020 and 2021, with, some false starts in the industry due to new variants of COVID-19, tourism is almost at similar levels now.