Countries, expectedly or unexpectedly, can go through political upheaval, or even become war zones. How does a country which has had a roaring tourist trade deal with these situations, and restore travellers' faith in the area after the event? This section will feature different countries, or cities, each quarter who have had such experiences, and articles will outline how they have overcome the problem - or not.

Hong Kong now

Hong Kong Tourist Association

Cultured Copenhagen

Lisbeth Armand, Copenhagen

The peace of Ulster

Northern Ireland Tourist Board

The challenge of tourism

Sue Wheat, Campaigns Officer, Tourism Concern