Traditional tourism vs niche tourism

Winter tourism

In the 1980s, and especially after the 1990s, winter tourism grew significantly in an attempt to provide an alternative to the summer tourist...

Mass tourism

The term mass tourism was coined by British journalist and travel writer, Maurice Chevalier in 1878. The term "mass tourism" has been used to...

Niche tourism mass tourism

He also sold tickets by the seat, so he could control all the trains. The rise of the railways in the United States was an important factor in the...

Mass tourism tourists

In many countries, including the United States, the 1960s and 1970s were a period of rapid growth in the number of urban dwellers. In the late...

Niche tourism

When one of these is on the rise, the country changes into a destination for "the rest of us." Popular tourist destinations include Hawaii,...