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  • I consider “Dark Tourism” from a comparative perspective

    By Ruth Ellen Gruber

    May 8, 2015 | 8:09 am

    Tourists visit slave cabins at Boone Hall plantation, near Charleston SC


    Visitors walk past barracks in Auschwitz, where exhibitions are displayed


    I've been in Charleston, SC, for the past four months, teaching this semester as the Distinguished Visiting Chair in...

  • Israel’s April tourism numbers set record

    May 10, 2012 | 12:54 pm

    The number of tourists entering Israel last month set a record.

    Some 354,000 visitors arrived in Israel in April, 19 percent more than in April 2011 and 12 percent more than in April 2010, during Israel’s record year for tourism, according to Israel’s Tourism Ministry.

    In addition,...