By Patricia Schultz
It's the phenomenon: 1,000 areas to determine ahead of You Die has 2.2 million copies in print and has spent one hundred forty four weeks and relying on The big apple Times bestseller list.
Now, delivery in time for the thousands and thousands of tourists heading out for summer time journeys, comes 1,000 locations to work out within the U.S.A. & Canada prior to You Die. Sail the Maine Windjammers out of Camden. discover the gold-mining trails in Alaska's Denali barren region. acquire unique shells at the seashores of Captiva. Take a barbeque journey of Kansas City—from Arthur Bryant's to Gates to B.B.'s Lawnside to Danny Edward's to LC's to Snead's. There's the ice lodge in Quebec, the good Stalacpipe Organ in Virginia, cowboy poetry readings, what to do in Louisville after the Derby's over, and for each urban, dozens of unforeseen feedback and crucial destinations.
The booklet is prepared via area, and subject-specific indices within the again variety the e-book through interest—wilderness, nice eating, most sensible shorelines, world-class museums, activities and adventures, highway journeys, and extra. There's additionally an index that breaks out the simplest locations for households with young ones. Following each one access is the nuts and bolts: addresses, web content, telephone numbers, charges, most sensible instances to go to.
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G. Richards) 31 32 G. Richards Review of previous research and statistical sources As noted above, most of the studies of cultural visitation are undertaken by or for individual cultural attractions. Such studies are often commercially sensitive, and therefore often remain confidential. Even where the results are made public, the surveys are usually specially designed for the attraction, and therefore difficult to compare with those conducted elsewhere. Most academic studies of cultural tourism are descriptive, and are seldom based on empirical analysis of the visitor market.
1). As noted in previous research (Richards, 1996b) the frequency of visits to events, such as the performing arts and festivals, is far lower than for ‘heritage’ attractions. This is because the former require the tourist to obtain information about the staging of the event, acquire tickets, and in many cases also to have a command of the language. 2). In particular, the proportion of respondents visiting the performing arts and festivals is more than double that on holiday. The only exception is monuments, which are visited by more people on holiday than during their leisure time.
The G. Richards 22 sheer variety of cultural attractions makes it difficult to construct a simple typology or conceptual framework which can encompass their diversity and simultaneously capture the common threads that bind these elements together. The following section considers the problem of developing attraction typologies in the area of culture. Attraction Typologies The diversity of cultural attractions is reflected in the range of typologies constructed to describe them. Cultural attractions not only feature large in general tourist attraction typologies, but they have also generated a whole range of more specific typologies as well.