CULTURAL HERITAGE TOURISM IN THE NEWS.... CURRENT NEWS
JUNE 1 - 30, 2010
The Cultural Traveler Guide 2011 and Web Site
Shopping, dining and cultural tourism are the top three travel activities in America.
New Mexico launches ecotourism initiative to promote adventure, cultural heritage
The Canadian Press
Center of Southwest Culture, Inc., dedicated to preserving northern New Mexico's traditional land-based communities.
Nineteen New Placards Added to African American Heritage Trail ...
This spring, Cultural Tourism DC added 19 new commemorative plaques to the African American Heritage Trail, Washington DC.
Hawaii Tourism Authority launches new Heritage Sites of Hawaii program
The Canadian Press
New Area Initiative For Arts
Myrtle Beach Sun News
A new Coastal Arts Alliance will work to bring together the diverse arts community and promote the Grand Strand as an arts capital to help grow cultural tourism.
Alliance develops historic 'trails'
Daily Mail - Charleston
The Preservation Alliance of West Virginia is working to put the state's historic landmarks on the map with a
Preserve America grant from the federal government to develop two "historic trails" that highlight 48 significant locations in the state.
State creates historic theater, New Deal theme trails
To increase awareness of these historic treasures and to bolster heritage tourism, the State Historic Preservation Office and the Preservation Alliance of West Virginia have teamed up to produce a pair of thematic trails to showcase what's out there.
The country's bad mood may doom state heritage-tourism plan
A program to promote the maritime heritage of Puget Sound and the Washington coast could save historic vessels, boost waterfront towns and create jobs, so why is it not finding more support?
Old Fort now a "Mountain Heritage Trout Water City"
Seeking to encourage trout fishing as a heritage tourism activity in western North Carolina cities that are designated as a “Mountain Heritage Trout Water ...
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