March 26, 2016

Who visits historic sites and plays Pokemon Go?

Smart, entrepreneurial travel-related outfits are recognising the opportunity presented by Pokemon Go and are welcoming players who would otherwise bypass their doors to drop by, even if it’s just to catch a Pokemon. The game is being hailed as a potentially transformative agent for the travel industry, as the geo-location-based app encourages players to explore their surroundings. And while the game has generated no small amount of controversy for popping up in inappropriate places ? cemeteries, military bases, New York’s 9/11 Memorial and the Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington DC and subway tracks, to name a few ? more and […]