Articles on this issue "travel and tourism"
The Holy Land crisis that has kept away pilgrims and tourists has plunged thousands of workers and their families into ruin. As a result, organizations responsible for pilgrimages have …read more
An economic slump, religious friction and Palestinian-Israeli fighting have further dampened hopes for Christmas this year in this boyhood home of Jesus, the Associated Press reports. The …read more
A new Vatican document offers pastoral guidelines in the field of tourism. Archbishop Stephen Fumio Hamao, president of Pontifical Council for the Pastoral Care of Migrants and Itinerant …read more
Here is the text of John Paul IIs Message for the 22nd World Day of Tourism, distributed today by the Holy Sees press office. * * * Message of the Holy Father Pope John Paul II for the …read more
John Paul II believes that tourism can be a privileged instrument of peace and progress, but also of "humiliating aberrations, such as the exploitation of women and children in an …read more
The Vatican raised its voice at the World Conference of Tourism, urging that the world of sports be freed from violence and excessive commercialism. In addressing the conference on "Sports and …read more