Why we need to study the history of tourist attractions to understand their success.
We are passed the mid-way point through the semester. Students should be digging deep now to start on their projects to have them finished in the time allowed. Their mid-term paper will be focused on developing two of their five criteria to evaluate their chosen attractions. The criteria are based on several sources, notably from [...]
Attractions have a lot of complicated parts, both intangible and tangible. They have a wider impact that many realize. A whole mess of questions in a complicated world. Attractions evolve from the three environments: socio-cultural, economic, and physical (natural and man-made). They take many forms and trying to define them can be a delicate journey. [...]
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 [...]
I have lived in a host of different cities, states and one country. The depth of knowledge about those locations various with experience. I love to get out and talk to people, and I've met some interesting people along the way. I love to explore and more than likely will get lost. I always find [...]