Tag: damage control

When overtourism spoils your travel plans: Go somewhere else!

Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- June 5, 2019 23:37

Have you heard that told joke?  Patient says, “Doctor, it hurts when I do this with my arm.”  Doctor’s response is, “Then don’t do this.”  This is logic 101 that ... Read More

Working with meeting & convention planners

Dr. Peter E. Tarlow Dr. Peter E. Tarlow- February 4, 2019 21:50

Meeting & Convention Planners (MCPs) play a vital part of the tourism industry.   Not only do they often decide what community will receive a lucrative convention but their opinions also ... Read More

KTB: Kenya remains safe for tourists

editor editor- May 31, 2012 05:54

NAIROBI, Kenya — The tourism sector now wants speedy investigations into Monday's explosion at Assanands House on Moi Avenue in Nairobi, to avoid speculation that may scare away tourists. Read More

Arizona: A blast of shiny, happy, sunshine-colored PR could help

editor editor- May 17, 2010 04:43

Everyone in Arizona can agree on this: Right now, the state could use a blast of shiny, happy, sunshine-colored PR. Read More

Tourism officials: Florida is open for business

editor editor- May 7, 2010 04:23

PENSACOLA BEACH — Florida tourism officials sought Thursday to avert a coastal disaster of vacant hotels, idle fishing boats and empty restaurants caused by the growing oil spill in the ... Read More

Australia scrambles to contain Great Barrier Reef oil spill

editor editor- April 5, 2010 14:51

ROCKHAMPTON, Australia – Workers rushed to contain an oil spill Monday from a coal-carrying ship grounded on Australia's Great Barrier Reef, sending two tugboats to stabilize the vessel so that ... Read More

Bahamas increase damage control efforts to save country’s image

editor editor- December 3, 2009 06:37

Ministry of Tourism officials have increased their damage control efforts in order to minimise the fallout to the country's number one industry after the recent robbery of 18 cruise passengers ... Read More