Monthly Archives: April 2020
They travelled not for pleasure or to write down books, however to seek out work and spread ideas. These texts are generally shorter, drawn either from autobiographies or the unconventional press, but give a clearer thought of how odd individuals … Continue reading
This is in distinction to the ‘boosterism’ and ‘financial’ approaches to tourism planning, neither of which contemplate the detrimental ecological or sociological impacts of tourism development to a vacation spot. Travel developed during the early 20th century and was facilitated … Continue reading
We performed the first journey agent familiarization tour of Cuba in 1977 after President Jimmy Carter lifted the journey restrictions at the invitation of Cubatur, the official Cuban tour operator at the time. Missions attending the sixth Summit of the … Continue reading
Colonial Michilimackinac (pronounced “mish-il-uh-mack-in-aw”), located simply throughout the straits from Mackinac Island on the mainland, can be filled with fascinating history and prices simply $11.25 to visit if you purchase your tickets on-line. Mackinaw City is a wonderful town perched … Continue reading
In the South, Nguyen Anh, a rare survivor from the unique Nguyen Lords – yes, know your Nguyens if you hope to understand Vietnamese historical past – steadily overcame the rebels. In 1802 Nguyen Anh proclaimed himself Emperor Gia Long, … Continue reading
Marla is co-writer of the guide, A Century of Hospitality, a historic exploration of US hotels. Tombstone today is a mix of authenticity and tourism with a heavy dose of cheese.