Tag Archives: cultural tourism

World Heritage Site: Huangshan of China « Flickr Blog

World Heritage Site: Huangshan of China « Flickr Blog.  The photo-sharing social media site, Flickr, has once again placed a spotlight on a World Heritage Site; this time, they chose Huangshan to highlight.   I find it curious that this … Continue reading

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Arashiyama « Flickr Blog

Arashiyama « Flickr Blog.  Once again, the editors of the Flickr Blog have chosen to highlight an internationally famous, registered historic site, this time the Arashiyama (“Storm Mountain”) area of Japan.  Just as when I noticed this inclusion of World … Continue reading

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5 Lessons In UI Design, From A Breakthrough Museum

1 | 5 Lessons In UI Design, From A Breakthrough Museum | Co.Design: business + innovation + design. Although focusing on what the Cleveland Museum of Art’s successful use of interactive media means for effective design in public spaces, this … Continue reading

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Throsby’s Three Golden Rules of Sustainability for Cultural Tourism Destinations

1) Getting the values right Economic values identification of market and non-market effects non-market effects are much harder to determine accurately, due to their complicated entanglement in cultural values Cultural values aesthetic value – interpretations of the beauty of the … Continue reading

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