Articles tagged “violence”

Cairo Attack Kills Two Vietnamese Tourists

Cairo Attack Kills Two Vietnamese Tourists

Ahmed Khalil El-Sayed, Bloomberg

4 months ago

U.S. Mass Shootings Give Pause But Have Little Impact on Global Travelers’ Decisions to Visit: Skift Survey

U.S. Mass Shootings Give Pause But Have Little Impact on Global Travelers’ Decisions to Visit: Skift Survey

Dan Peltier, Skift

Skift data show gun violence hasn't led to mass trip cancellations in the United States for international travelers but shootings have definitely caused many to pause and consider whether the U.S. is a safe destination to visit. The country is much safer than many others, but the White House hasn't helped get that message out there.

10 months ago

Las Vegas Massacre Raises Concerns About Safety at Live Events

Las Vegas Massacre Raises Concerns About Safety at Live Events

Christopher Palmeri and Jessica Brice, Bloomberg

2 years ago

Gun Tourism Doesn’t Appeal To Vast Majority of Americans

Gun Tourism Doesn’t Appeal To Vast Majority of Americans

Rafat Ali, Skift

Despite all the sensationalism in reportage of the recent tragic incident, the reality is that the idea of gun tourism is only appealing to a small portion of Americans, and fewer still act on it.

5 years ago

Gun Tourism Quietly Grows in Popularity Among International Visitors

Gun Tourism Quietly Grows in Popularity Among International Visitors

Michelle Rindels, Associated Press

Gun tourism, while supposedly safe in a controlled setting, can have deathly consequences and must be as closely monitored as other tourist indulgences like strip clubs and high-risk sports activities.

5 years ago