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UN Wants to Regulate Space Tourism: Destinations Pulse for March 16, 2016

Destination & Tourism | Janeen Christoff | March 16, 2016

UN Wants to Regulate Space Tourism: Destinations Pulse for March 16, 2016

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Space Tourism Regulation Needed, Says UN
What are the rules governing space travel? The UN is warning that space tourism regulations need to be in place within five years to ensure safety and security of passengers.

Helsinki Tourism Rebounds
Tourism to Helsinki is growing despite a drop in the number of Russian visitors making trips to the nation. Losses in overnight stays from Russian guests were offset by foreign visitors from other countries, including record numbers of Chinese tourists.

The Other Side of Pyongyang
One photog breaks the rules in North Korea and captures a different side of Pyongyang depicting a stark contrast between the tightly controlled image that the government projects and reality.

6 Places to Celebrate Holi
These six destinations are the best when it comes to celebrating the colorful festival of Holi, which ushers in a change of seasons in India with color and laughter.


Tourism is booming in St. Pete-Clearwater. As Pinellas County continues to see an influx in visitors, funds have been approved to upgrade the St. Pete-Clearwater International Airport. 

Does slum tourism help or hurt the residents? Is it wrong to go beyond sightseeing mainstays and explore the unseen corners of a city or a region? The answer is definitely complex. 

Arkansas has been known as “The Natural State” since 1995 and after the state’s tourism conference, Arkansas has decided to promote itself even more as a destination for outdoor enthusiasts.

Has trick photography ever enticed you to visit a tourist trap? These photos reveal what some of the world’s most amazing attractions really look like. Still want to go?


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