Tourism Geography


Tourism in North Korea

Showing North Koreans a picture on a tourist's camera. Photo: Roman Harak.Showing North Koreans a picture on a tourist's camera. Photo: Roman Harak.

Anyone who has ever caught the travel bug probably understands the allure of the places not many Western travelers get to go, places like Iran, Cuba, and North Korea. Whether this is a reaction to the idea that we aren’t welcome or simply aren’t allowed in, many people go out […]

Book: The New Age of Adventure

Book:  The New Age of Adventure

Published by National Geographic Adventure, this anthology features adventurous tales written by such famous writers as Sebastian Junger, Peter Matthiessen, and Philip Caputo.  The book features fascinating stories about elephants in India (“Stomping Grounds”) and  riding along with the Sea Shepherd Conservation Society (“The Whale Warriors”) among many others.  The […]