Articles tagged “cultural tourism”

Tourism

Mexico City’s Newly Revealed Ancient Treasures to Prompt Future Tourism Upturn

Teotihuacan near Mexico City has drawn visitors for decades. But archaeologists have just revealed more of their finds from under the ruins. In the future, they'll put these treasures on display.

Mexico City’s Newly Revealed Ancient Treasures to Prompt Future Tourism Upturn

Online Travel

Intrepid Travel and Startup Local Purse Test Live Video Shopping for Travelers

It's an appealing idea to harness the growing trend in live-streamed e-commerce to support local artisans.

Intrepid Travel and Startup Local Purse Test Live Video Shopping for Travelers

Tourism

New Mexico Drilling Plan Calls for Native American Cultural Preservation

The Trump Administration is dead set on destroying National Parks in order to drive oil and gas revenue. The long history of stripping Native Americans of agency over their own land continues.

New Mexico Drilling Plan Calls for Native American Cultural Preservation

Tourism

Palestinian Art Center Shines Light to Revive West Bank Tourism

Tucked away in the lively city of Jenin in the West Bank, the Jenin Creative Cultural Center prides itself on offering the perfect blend of local art and culture to welcome visitors. But, being at the heart of the never-ending Middle East peace process, the center has faced difficulties in changing perceptions to attract tourists in a region rife with unrest.

Palestinian Art Center Shines Light to Revive West Bank Tourism

Tourism

Centre Pompidou Ramps Up China Strategy With Shanghai Satellite

The Parisian contemporary arts institution is taking the long view in its approach to attracting Chinese outbound travelers. This segment is increasingly seeking cultural experiences, so it's a smart move to park a satellite branch in China's cultural capital to build brand awareness.

Centre Pompidou Ramps Up China Strategy With Shanghai Satellite

Short-Term Rentals

What Destination Marketers Can Learn from Airbnb’s China Strategy

China is on track to be Airbnb's top origin market in 2020. Destination marketing organizations targeting Chinese travelers can gain insights from the homesharing giant's take-charge strategy, which is key for staying power in this fiercely competitive sector.

What Destination Marketers Can Learn from Airbnb’s China Strategy

Tourism

Australia Has Closed Uluru to Climbers — That’s a Good Thing for Tourism

The closure of a sacred site in Australia's Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park — once a must-do tourist attraction known as Ayers Rock — is indicative of the way mass tourism can change for the better.

Australia Has Closed Uluru to Climbers — That’s a Good Thing for Tourism

Tourism

Berlin and Other German Cultural Hubs Grow Popular With Chinese Travelers

As Chinese travelers increasingly seek out cultural tourism, destination marketing organizations would do well to boost visibility for museum institutions and historic landmark sites with this segment. VisitBerlin's effort is case in point.

Berlin and Other German Cultural Hubs Grow Popular With Chinese Travelers

Tourism

Museums Are Catering to Chinese Travelers’ Interest in Cultural Experiences

Major global museums are already scoring a significant number of Chinese visitors. Institutions without a strategy for the market are missing out.

Museums Are Catering to Chinese Travelers’ Interest in Cultural Experiences