Chinese tourists may be too shy to go on tour, says author

BY SHIHEN CHENG/AFP/Getty Images The Beijing tourist industry is growing fast, and the Chinese government is encouraging them to come and visit, but it’s hard to get them to visit.In the latest sign of the boom, a new book is being written by a Beijing resident who has become a popular tourist attraction.“The Tourist’s Guide” […]

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What you need to know about undercover tourism reviews

A little-known but powerful feature of the tourist industry has long been the ability of undercover tourists to review reviews on sites such as TripAdvisor.In fact, TripAdvisors allows people to anonymously review other tourists.But there’s a catch, and it’s an important one.While TripAditions has long allowed users to anonymously rate tourists, it also has a […]

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