Tag: dark tourism

Dark Tourism: South Korea using massacre to lure tourists
Tourism News

Dark Tourism: South Korea using massacre to lure tourists

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- June 7, 2019

What is often referred to as dark tourism is now a hopeful light in terms of tourism for South Korea. ... Read More

How safe is travel to Africa? African Tourism Board appoints SaferTourism
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How safe is travel to Africa? African Tourism Board appoints SaferTourism

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 8, 2019

African Tourism Board, (ATB)  has travel and security on its top agenda when attracting visitors to the continent. At the upcoming ... Read More

African Tourism Board tackles visitor surety to keep Africa safe for visitors
Travel Associations News

African Tourism Board tackles visitor surety to keep Africa safe for visitors

editor editor- March 25, 2019

The official launch of the newly-founded African Tourism Board is only two weeks away, and the U.S.-based interim Chairman Juergen ... Read More

Former Khmer Rouge stronghold becomes next must-see destination
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Former Khmer Rouge stronghold becomes next must-see destination

editor editor- July 31, 2012

Want to see Pol Pot's grave or his broken toilet seat? How about a visit to the house of a ... Read More

UK university launches “dark tourism” research center
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UK university launches “dark tourism” research center

editor editor- April 24, 2012

"Dark tourism" - where visitors travel to sites of death, brutality and terror - is to be the subject of ... Read More