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- Britain's heritage cities. // In Britain;Feb/Mar2003, Vol. 13 Issue 1, p40
Presents information on heritage cities in Great Britain. Tourist locations in the birth town of 16th century dramatist William Shakespeare; Schedule dates for festival organized in York and Chester, Wales; Highlights of the city Edinburgh.
- letters from our readers. // British Heritage;Mar2004, Vol. 25 Issue 1, p6
The author and other companions began their British Heritage, Lord Addison tour of Sir Walter Scott's Border Country a bit early by taking day flights from Boston and Washington Dulles on Thursday, September 18, 2003, just ahead of Hurricane Isabel's attack on the East Coast. A group of them...
- San Diego. // Monkeyshines on America;Feb1998 California, Part 2, p3
San Diego is the second largest city in California. It has a population of over 800,000 people. It is the seat of San Diego County, which borders Mexico. The city has many famous attractions. Perhaps the most famous of these is the San Diego Zoo, which houses one of the most well-rounded...
- No Longer Off the Beaten Path. // Harrowsmith Country Life (11908416);Dec2005, Vol. 29 Issue 185, p37
The article presents information on the success of several towns in Canada because of heritage tourism including Niagara-on-the-Lake in Ontario, Canmore in Alberta, Annapolis Royal in Nova Scotia, Perth in Ontario and Bayfield in Ontario.
- the great WALL of chester. Thomas, Roger // British Heritage;Jan2005, Vol. 25 Issue 6, p42
This article focuses on the walled city in England, Chester. The city enjoys a crucial advantage, a complete ring of walls that wraps itself around the city center like a protective cloak. The richly decorative Eastgate Clock, spanning Chester's bustling main thoroughfare, was erected in 1897 in...
- Auckland Aware. // Heritage New Zealand;Spring2005, Issue 98, p4
Reports on the highlights of the Auckland, New Zealand's annual celebration of its heritage in September 12 to 18, 2005. Anniversary of Auckland's founding; Guided walks and tours; Film showing at the Civic Theatre.
- 'Sea, Sail, Steam and Emigration': The imagining of a heritage tourist town in the Republic of Ireland. Coakley, Liam // Geography;Spring2007, Vol. 92 Issue 1, p13
This article reports on an ongoing project in the harbour town of Cobh, Co Cork, Ireland. In recent years, this town has been re-imagined as a site for the consumption of selected heritage stories and much emphasis has been placed on its marketing as a heritage tourist end-destination. A...
- Albuquerque. Wilson, Brian // Our States: New Mexico;2011, p1
This article focuses on the city of Albuquerque, New Mexico, which was founded in 1706 by New Mexico Governor Francisco Cuervo y Valdes. New Mexico's rich Native American heritage is still very evident today. New Mexico boasts tremendous racial and cultural diversity. New Mexico is dominated by...
- Cities offer a taste of Turkish delight. Ebrahimi-Calik, Soraya // Travel Trade Gazette UK & Ireland;2/18/2005, Issue 2653, p54
Reports on the tourism in the cities of Turkey. List of historical and cultural attractions in the cities; Activities offered to tourists; Description of the cities.