Articles tagged “tourists”

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Japan Mandates Street Signs Include English Translation for Tourists

Japan Mandates Street Signs Include English Translation for Tourists

Atsushi Kodera, The Japan Times

Attention to detail will increase as Japan readies to host visitors from around the world for the 2020 Olympics.

6 years ago

Tourists to Myanmar to More than Double in Two Years

Tourists to Myanmar to More than Double in Two Years

Eleven Media

Myanmar had less than 500,000 tourists in 2012, but the allure of visiting a newly opened and previously unseen country has drawn travelers from around the world. Such rapid growth can have harmful side effects, which mandates the government quickly create infrastructure for a booming tourism economy.

6 years ago

The Campaign to Ban Love Locks on Paris’ Bridges

The Campaign to Ban Love Locks on Paris’ Bridges

Will Coldwell, The Guardian

Like so much of tourism, a treat for tourists is a burden for locals. There needs to be a balance between drawing visitors with well-known sites and preserving city infrastructure.

6 years ago