Tag: tourism

Tourism: Why Do We Do It?

Tourism: Why Do We Do It?

Tourism: Why Do We Do It? Humans have been tourists for thousands of years now. Since the early stages of civilization, humans have needed respite. At least, that is my guess as to why we tour the world. It is a curious thing though. Why . . . read more

Volcanic Vacations

Volcanic Vacations

The world is full of fascinating volcanos. While popular tourist cities are congested every summer, volcanos offer a beautiful nature getaway from the noice. In this article, some of the top volcanos from around the world are highlighted; take a look to see which one you should visit on on your next vacation.

Collapsing Colonies

Collapsing Colonies

That’s right, bees—those annoying, pesky, devilish creatures that terrify you at your family barbecue—are responsible for pollinating the world’s food supplies. And that’s why you should be concerned about the bee epidemic.

Sugar Rush

Sugar Rush

You will find happiness in every bite of European chocolate and candy. Full of rich, unique, and sweet flavors, here are some of the best chocolates and candies from Europe.

After the Storm

After the Storm

Natural disasters can be crippling for tourism-dependent economies, but healing is possible.

From Tourist to Traveler

From Tourist to Traveler

On the whole, more travelers are choosing to experience the world, rather than just seeing the sights. As this trend of immersive travel sweeps the tourism industry, companies are slowly developing historical and cultural experiences to keep up with the trend.

Visiting Princess Diaries Locations in San Francisco

Visiting Princess Diaries Locations in San Francisco

The Princess Diaries was every girl’s dream in the early 2000s. The witty Garry Marshall film is about a girl who discovers she’s a princess, gets a makeover, and falls in love. Perfect plot. Perfect Anne Hathaway and Julie Andrews duo. Perfectly quotable movie. And, it’s set (and filmed, mostly) in the beautiful city of San Francisco, California. Here are four locations you can visit that are featured in the movie.

A visit to Mission San José

A visit to Mission San José

Three hundred years ago, this mission teemed with life as a center of religion, commerce, and family.

Winter Wonder Down Under

Winter Wonder Down Under

Perth is a crossroads, a meeting place for both true blue descendants of convicts and new immigrants starting again.

Safety In The Middle East

Safety In The Middle East

The Middle East’s unique culture and ancient history intrigues many westerners. The Dome of the Rock, the Sacred Tomb, and the Dead Sea are just a few of the region’s distinctive tourist attractions. However, recent political turmoil causes many travelers to feel apprehensive about visiting the region.