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Tourism Tidbits: Sustainable and Ecotourism
March 10, 2015
by Dr. Peter TarlowCertainly one of the buzzwords in tourism today is “sustainable tourism”. Sustainable tourism is often combined with ecotourism,...
Tourism Tidbits: Tourism Facing New Challenges in a New Year; Part 2 of 2
February 4, 2015
by Dr. Peter Tarlow
Part 1 appeared in the January edition
Last month we explored some of the challenges that lie ahead for the world of tourism in 2015....
Tourism Tidbits: Tourism Facing New Challenges in a New Year; Part 1 of 2
January 9, 2015
by Dr. Peter TarlowNow that the December holidays are past, and the parties have ended, just like almost everyone else, tourism professionals must return to a...
Tourism Tidbits: Providing Tourism Cheer
December 1, 2014
by Dr. Peter TarlowTourism this past year has faced many challenges, from a slow economy in Europe to ISIS attacks, from medical issues such as Ebola to...
Tourism Tidbits - Delivering on the Tourism Experience
November 11, 2014
by Dr. Peter TarlowAnyone who has traveled in the last year has faced the fact that the travel experience has some key challenges. Tourism is promoted...
Tourism Tidbits - The Importance of the Religious Tourism Market
October 2, 2014
by Dr. Peter TarlowReligious tourism is one of the earliest forms of tourism. The idea of the religious pilgrimage begins almost with the dawn of humanity....
Tourism Tidbits: Tourism’s Importance in a World in Crisis
September 2, 2014
by Dr. Peter Tarlow
The last three months have not been easy ones. Politically the world has seen some of its greatest threats since the end of World War...
Tourism Tidbits: Protecting People Different from Ourselves
August 4, 2014
by Dr. Peter TarlowTourism is about discovering the unknown and about learning about the other. Often in the tourism we need to deal with people who have...
Unique Forms of Tourism - Thinking Outside the Box
June 10, 2014
by Dr. Peter TarlowPeople travel for many reasons. Some travel for business, others travel for a sense of adventure or for relaxation. Leisure travel...
Avoiding Tourism Marketing Disasters Part II by Dr. Peter Tarlow
May 6, 2014
The April 2014 edition of Tourism Tidbits concentrated on several ideas on how to avoid a tourism marketing disaster. Clearly the best way to recover...
Avoiding Tourism Marketing Disasters - Part I by Dr. Peter Tarlow
April 1, 2014
(The May Edition will focus on the Recovery)
All too often tourism professionals have taken the position that if I do not talk about a potential disaster then...
Protecting Our Most Important Asset: Our Children: Tourism’s Fight Against Child Sexual Exploitation
March 3, 2014
by Dr. Peter Tarlow
Tourism security has traditionally been about protecting visitors from themselves, from other tourists and from locals who seek to rob...
Tourism Tidbits: Marketing in Good and Challenging Times by Dr. Peter Tarlow
February 5, 2014
Marketing is never easy, especially when we are selling a non-tangible and often considered superficial or non-essential product. Many consider tourism...
Tourism Tidbits: The Tourism Outlook for 2014 by Dr. Peter Tarlow
January 2, 2014
A New Year is a chance for new beginnings. What is true of the world in general is also true of tourism. The tourism industry does not live apart...
Tourism Tidbits: Traveling Safely in a Turbulent World by Dr. Peter Tarlow
December 10, 2013
The year 2013 may be known as a year of travel insecurity. From airline crashes to cruise ships, international events and alerts around the world, along with...
Tourism Tidbits - Traveling to and with the Sound of Music by Dr. Peter Tarlow
November 4, 2013
Tourism has many forms, and the niche tourism market is not only a growing market, but also understanding one niche helps tourism and travel professionals to...
Tourism Tidbits: The Threat of Terrorism in Planning Major Event Security / Dr. Peter Tarlow
October 8, 2013
Recent events around the world have proven once again that holding a major event is no easy matter. Not only must a community deal with the event itself but...
Tourism Tidbits: On Being A Great Tourism CEO and Industry Leader / Dr. Peter Tarlow
July 18, 2013
Many people outside of the tourism industry tend to think of tourism and travel as an ongoing never-ending party. Yet anyone who has ever worked in the world's...