CULTURAL HERITAGE TOURISM IN THE NEWS.... CURRENT NEWS
AUGUST 1 - 31, 2010
U.S. House Majority Whip Jim Clyburn backs heritage tourism
Myrtle Beach Sun News
Southern lawmakers can help the recovery by promoting tourism and the region's rich cultural heritage and history.
Museum promotes heritage tourism
The location of the park provides a unique and ideal advantage for cultural and heritage tourism.
Hillsborough, North Carolina honored for its Preservation efforts
Chapel Hill News
Recently designated a Preserve America Community.
Heritage Community designation could boost tourism in Milford area
The executive director of the Route 6 Alliance states that the thing about heritage tourism is that it's meant to enhance and preserve what's unique about a community and not make it into a Disneyland.
Shipwreck could yield the USS Scorpion from the War of 1812
It's very much about economic development and cultural heritage tourism," said Bill Pencek, executive director of the Maryland War of 1812 Bicentennial Commission.
Good things are happening in Bronzeville
Bronzeville Community Development Advisory Partnership and others to begin heritage tourism initiatives in the community.
Officials tout impact of Seaway Trail
The first study to segment cultural and heritage tourists in the US — conducted by Mandala Research for the US Cultural & Heritage Tourism Marketing ...
Local pols help preserve heritage sites
The Daily Item of Lynn
The executive director of Essex Heritage states the legislation encourages closer cooperation between the organization and state agencies for projects such as trail development, scenic byways, land conservation and cultural tourism.
Coney Island - Surf Avenue Turf War
Wall Street Journal
According to a 2009 report by the Commerce Department, cultural and heritage tourism generates an estimated $192 billion annually for the US economy, ...
'Cultural' tourists head to Savannah
Savannah Morning News
Cultural tourism can be as simple as eating where the locals dine, attending local sporting events and concerts or flocking to festivals and similar exotic events
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