Critics question why Ige is asking visitors to stay away, but keeping popular attractions open

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HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) – On Monday, the governor urged visitors to cancel upcoming travel to Hawaii amid the state’s ongoing COVID surge.

But he stopped short of instituting any new restrictions in place.

And on Tuesday, the state said it wouldn’t close any of its scenic or recreational sites in a bid to discourage tourists from coming.

Critics say it’s hypocritical for the state to keep popular visitor attractions like the Diamond Head State Monument, the Makapuu Point Lighthouse Trail and the Aloha Stadium Swap Meet open if it really wants visitors not to come here.

“It’s mixed message,” said Healani

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Quad-Citians can earn certification in Quad-Cities attractions to promote tourism | Business & Economy

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Visit Derry sightseeing pass encourages tour of city museums and attractions

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A new sightseeing pass has been launched to encourage the welcoming of tourists back to Derry this summer.

The new Visit Derry pass is an integrated ticket that will help visitors plan a break in Derry and enjoy access to multiple experiences within the compact walkable city.

The Visit Derry Pass will provide discounted entry to ten of the most-loved attractions and activities across the city.

The pass gives ticket holders access to iconic sites including The Guildhall, Tower Museum, Siege Museum and The Museum of Free Derry; tours of the City’s cathedrals and churches; and access to several guided

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Visit Kingston shares top tourist attractions

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Visit Kingston is once again encouraging tourists to check out the regions natural, historical, and culinary attractions.

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With many attractions reopening as Ontario moves into Step 3 of the Roadmap to Reopening on Friday, Visit Kingston has released a list of the region’s most “sought-after attractions” to entice families, couples and solo travellers with diverse interests to visit.

The list, issued as a news release from Tourism Kingston, included relaxing outdoor activities such as a cruise with the Kingston 1000 Islands Cruises or a day kayaking or canoeing on Lake Ontario at Ahoy Rentals. For more

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Fingal Council seeking new operator for key visitor and tourist attractions

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A LOCAL authority is seeking a new operator to manage key visitor and tourist attractions in north Dublin after the previous operator withdrew.

ingal County Council described as “disappointing” a decision by Shannon Heritage to withdraw from its contract to operate several high-profile attractions, including Malahide Castle, Butterfly House, the Casino Model Railway Museum and Newbridge House and Farm in Donabate.

The council confirmed it would begin the process of procuring a new operator for the popular tourist destinations.

It added it would work with Shannon Heritage as it moved into a six-month transitionary period and stressed that all attractions

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Chennai’s top tourist attractions lose sheen after weeks of lockdown | Chennai News

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CHENNAI: While the government is hashing out ways to revive tourism, visitors may choose to skip major attractions in the city as many are in disarray. Spots that attracted hundreds of tourists daily before the pandemic struck, now sport poor and damaged infrastructure.
TOI found that most of the equipment in the children’s play area on Elliot’s beach promenade was broken or badly damaged, hinting that no maintenance work had been taken up for a year. The play area in Besant Nagar was developed a few years ago under the Swadesh Darshan project. Elliot’s and Marina beaches are among
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