Sustainable tourism

(World Development Report)sustainable tourism is a well-developed concept. It is based on the recognition that the natural, social and economic...

Grand Tour

The route was not without difficulties. The EU's border with the Russian empire was still open at that time and the route was not feasible for the...

During middle ages

In the early 19th century, the German naturalist Ernst Haeckel was one of the first to write about the possibility of a scientific explanation of...

Latest tourism trends in india

This was the largest drop since records began in 1910, and the biggest decline on record. The drop was primarily driven by a decline in...

Definition geography

Often part of the term tourist is used to mean that a person is paid to go somewhere. Travelers, on the other hand, are typically paid to travel....

DNA tourism

Ancestry tourism allows the tourist to use DNA testing to determine their maternal ancestry. After researching and writing about DNA tourism, I...

Volunteer tourism tourists

The international volunteer network provides an alternative model for organising and supporting voluntourism for countries that do not have a...

Emergence of leisure travel

Over time, the ruling classes of the British Empire started to emulate the practices of the Industrial Revolution. While the British Empire was a...

Significance of tourism

The tourism industry, as part of the service sector, has become an important source of income for many regions and even for entire countries. The...

Volunteer tourism

The term 'voluntourism' has recently been used in Europe and North America to refer to any travel where the traveller is directly involved in a...