Attractions aren't just pretty places. For the most part they are the reasons why most people travel to a destination. There is a whole list of different types. Natural or man-made. National parks to amusement parks to museums. Even restaurants and hotels can be attractions in and of themselves. So an attraction has a broad [...]
The other day, as I was driving home, I was contemplating all the states and cities I have lived in to this point. My bags have been packed numerous times, moving between seven different states, their cities, and one country. The average length of time I have spent in any one city is seven years. [...]
If not now, when...words I contemplate every single day. I want to get real about motivations. To this day, I still don't think we truly understand why people do what they do. Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2016 Performer on The Mound at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe on Flickr Edinburgh Fringe, VisitScotland Flickr It's that old adage, [...]
Today is Veterans Day (thank you to all that serve, or have served our Country), and another opportunity to dive into different market segments, and motivations for tourism. Over the last few weeks we have been studying travel motivations, the tourist, and social & economic impacts of tourism. After we finish social impacts, we are [...]
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pwm3leZu-O0 How do you feel about space being the next frontier for the tourist? Would this be an authentic trip?