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EURO 2012 gives Ukraine chance to ditch bad stereotypes

Euro 2012 soccer championship EURO 2012 gives Ukraine chance to ditch bad stereotypes

A backward country infested with corruption, AIDS, prostitutes and racist thugs.

Gaming: rolling the dice on destination image

Insights into Tourism Branding Gaming: rolling the dice on destination image

Anita Mendiratta, CNN Task Group/eTN

IMAGE IS EVERYTHING

Executives: Gulf tourism needs as much as $500 million for marketing campaigns

Gulf Tourism needs marketing money Executives: Gulf tourism needs as much as $500 million for marketing campaigns

ILEANA MORALES

WASHINGTON — States bordering the gushing oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico need as much as $500 million to boost tourism with marketing campaigns aimed at cleaning up their image, tourism ...

Tourism officials fear AIDS will undermine Bali’s tourist image

AIDS threatens Bali tourism Tourism officials fear AIDS will undermine Bali’s tourist image

A leading tourism official said on Wednesday that child prostitution was a major contributor to increasing HIV/AIDS cases in the country’s tourism hot spots, while another official from Bali ...

Restoring image of the "Land of Smiles" will be an uphill battle for Thailand

Thai Tourism Comeback Restoring image of the "Land of Smiles" will be an uphill battle for Thailand

BANGKOK — The Thai capital has been mostly scrubbed clean, but it will be some time before images of two months of deadly anti-government street protests fade from the minds of potential ...

Utah: Firing squads -  not a great tourist campaign

Utah Tourism: Doing Damage Control Utah: Firing squads - not a great tourist campaign

Mike Gorrell

Although news of Ronnie Lee Gardner's selection of execution by firing squad traveled quickly around the world, there is little expectation that his choice will significantly impact Utah's tourism ...

Rome taxis notorious for tourists scams seek to improve bad image

Rome Rome taxis notorious for tourists scams seek to improve bad image

ROME - Rome's largest taxi cooperative is trying to improve the bad name of the city's cabbies, notorious among tourists to one of the world's best loved cities.

Algeria counters violent image to lure tourists

Algeria Algeria counters violent image to lure tourists

Christian Lowe

ALGIERS - Algeria is an emerging tourist destination which is spreading the word to potential visitors that the image of a country overshadowed by extremist violence is out of date, the tourism ...

Spain trying to shake off cheap "holiday-in-the-sun" image

Spain's Tourism Seeks To Upgrade Its Image Spain trying to shake off cheap "holiday-in-the-sun" image

MADRID — Half a century after it pioneered the cheap "holiday-in-the-sun" package deal, Spain is seeking to upgrade its image by convincing the discerning and affluent tourist that it has much ...

Tourism Minister: 'Insensitive immigration policies' present Israel as 'inhumane state'

Immigration Policies Hurt Israel's Tourism Tourism Minister: 'Insensitive immigration policies' present Israel as 'inhumane state'

Public storm caused by detention of Peruvian tourist visiting Israeli boyfriend prompts Minister Misezhnikov to send letter to Prime Minister Netanyahu calling for meeting on Interior Ministry's ...

In Carradine death Thailand's sex caricature endures

Thailand In Carradine death Thailand's sex caricature endures

Greg Barrett

When Kung Fu star David Carradine died last Thursday, I wasn't surprised. He was 72.

Tourists have to try to combat the 'ugly American'

Travel Tourists have to try to combat the 'ugly American'

cnn.com

When travel author Beth Whitman was in Vietnam, she witnessed a group of young American male travelers rough-housing in the streets outside of the Rex Hotel.

 What is Nigeria telling the world now?

Nigeria's Tourism Rebranding Effort What is Nigeria telling the world now?

Lucky Onoriode George, eTN Ambassador

From "Giant in the Sun" to the controversial "Hearts of Africa" and now, "Nigeria, Good People, Great Nation," Nigeria has re-branded itself three times in a matter of 20 years.

Foreign advisories clobber Trinidad and Tobago

Trinidad and Tobago's Image Foreign advisories clobber Trinidad and Tobago

Gail Alexander, Guardian Trinidad and Tobago

Governments of the US, UK, Canada, Australia and New Zealand are maintaining strong travel advisories on crime in T&T - and two have also included warnings on yellow fever.

Air Mauritius gives a new boost to its image with the unveiling of a new visual identity

Air Mauritius Air Mauritius gives a new boost to its image with the unveiling of a new visual identity

eTN

PORT LOUIS, Mauritius - Air Mauritius has today revealed its new visual identity including a modernised and vibrant logotype which symbolises the airline's new ambitions.

Tourists are afraid to go to Russia

Russia Tourists are afraid to go to Russia

tourism-review.com

The number of foreign tourists who choose to spend their vacations in Russia, including Moscow and St.

Transport strike dents Berlin's image, hurts tourism industry

Germany Transport strike dents Berlin's image, hurts tourism industry

Business and tourism leaders in Berlin fear shops will be forced to close and hotels run empty as the crippling public transport strike enters day nine on Thursday, March 13, with no end in sight. ...

Tourists 'fear Queensland jungle'

Queensland Image To Change Tourists 'fear Queensland jungle'

QUEENSLAND needs to push past its reputation as a "creepy-crawly jungle'' to increase European tourists, a conference has been told.

Portugal seeking to present new image to the world

Portuguese Tourism Portugal seeking to present new image to the world

Mark Harding

LISBON, Portugal (eTN) - The Portuguese government last week presented a new image for the external promotion of Portugal. This new image aims to maneuver the country into a more attractive and ...

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