Learning to make the "ugly American tourist" more attractive

January 2, 2017

So who exactly is the exotic one on this trip? Tour guides around the world have to adjust to the various preconceptions, cultural contradictions, and misimpressions held by the various groups they guide. But as you find yourselves in exotic, strange lands on their foreign vacations, this writer notes that "your tour guide probably finds you equally strange and otherworldly."  



How Tour Guides Abroad Learn to Cater to Exotic Americans  

By Julie Weed  

The New York Times  

November 28, 2016 

Please reload

Please reload

Recent Posts
Please reload

  • Facebook Social Icon
  • Twitter Social Icon
  • Pinterest Social Icon
  • LinkedIn Social Icon

Contact the International Heritage News Network at info @internationalheritagenews.com. The Privacy Policy for the International Heritage News Network has been compiled to better serve those who are concerned with how their 'Personally Identifiable Information' (PII) is being used online. Go to IHN Network Privacy Policy >

© 2016-2018  by the International Heritage News Network. All photos are the property of the

International Heritage News Network, unless otherwise noted.  Proudly created with Wix.com and grateful for the assistance of Christopher C. Celauro (see About the IHN Network).