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Alternative Tourism
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Alternative Tourism [Name] [Date] Introduction Under conditions of modern globalized world there are many different options for development of various human activities. Cultural interchange between different countries and the ability of one country to support developing nations by means of tourism cannot be denied as a perfect alternative of economic and social development of the country.
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Ecotourism
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Nature based tourism is one of the fastest growing sectors of tourism industry (Buckley 2000, Ryan et al., 2000, Weight 2001, Kuo 2002). Ecotourism has been found to be growing three times faster globally than the tourism industry as a whole (WTO 2004, cited in TIES 2006). … However, according to the normative definition, ecotourism is centered on three main…
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Ecotourism
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Ecotourism Name Institution Ecotourism Introduction For many years, visitors and travelers have been undertaking sightseeing activities, which has caused scholars to question whether ecotourism is nothing but a new name given to an old activity. However, lately, there have been observable changes in this activity.… Particularly, the word “ecotourism” came into…
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Ecotourism
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Developing countries are unique in their characteristics and because of they are rated low in providing above average standard of living and high human development indicators, ecotourism is one such economic activity which may able to reap them with benefits. … uld be considered as culturally significant for the local people, it becomes necessary to take care…
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Identify and Critically Evaluate Ecotourism
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Ecotourism Thesis: ecotourism as a product of mass tourism is focused on nature and land preservation, as well as information awareness of the world’s society about indigenous nature and lands. Introduction A rapidly growing tourism industry has been quickly developed under the influence of information technologies and development of countries’ infrastructures.…
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While conceptually sound, the practical realities are such that ecotourism remains a fundamentally flawed product. Discuss
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The contradiction is that the idea of ecotourism advocates for increasing ecological awareness of the tourists through the tourism in close contact of nature of nature but on the other hand the… s a means of novelty to satisfy the hunger of hunger of the tourists with a view to growing awareness of the drastic environmental changes caused by global warming.…
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Current Trends/Happenings In Ecotourism
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Tourism is one of the key economic sector in world, it accounts for over 8% of total employment. Ecotourism activities have long term socio- economic impacts on the tourism industry and community where it is practiced.… Tourism is one of the key economic sector in world, it accounts for over 8% of total employment. Ecotourism activities have long term socio-…
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Impacts of Tourism on Thailand (Eco Tourism, Cultural Tourism)
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Ecotourism The debates on the impacts on tourism on environment led to the concept of ecotourism. Fillion et al (1994, pp.174-194) has defined ecotourism as a form of tourism which allows the tourist to enjoy and appreciate nature. Ecotourism basically sets forth a model wherein tourism as an activity does not affect the environment of the destination.…
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Explain the Differences between Mass Tourism and Alternative Tourism and Discuss the Extent to which each Can Benefit Local Comm
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MASS TOURISM AND ALTERNATIVE TOURISM Tourism results in both positive and negative impacts on the destination region. To remove negative effects, it is essential that policy making and planning should be done effectively. Tourism has the potential to increase the economic, social, cultural and environmental life of a country.… Mass tourism refers to an…
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Libyas Tourism Industry
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Recognized as one of the pillars of the state's economy in future, the tourism industry has been playing a very important role in Libya. The rapid increase of tourism can be attributed by the government's support and encouragement. In order to maintain the tourism industry's striking performance, Libya's government has spared no effort to promote the country as a travel destination.…
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Ecotourism and Carbon Neutrality
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This paper talks about carbon neutrality. It says that the term carbon neutral describes a situation where an individual, firm, or a nation’s net carbon emissions equal zero. It refers to the requirement that direct and indirect emission from a particular activity minus sequestered carbon and offsets, should total zero … 265). On top of these direct benefits,…
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Carbon Neutrality in Ecotourism
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It refers to the requirement that direct and indirect emission from a particular activity minus sequestered carbon and offsets, should total… For example, a hotel that is accountable for 50 kg of carbon dioxide for every room night sold could buy enough of these credits to offset each room night, thereby making the hotel carbon neutral. The other option could…
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Ecotourism in China
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The paper looks at some fundamental aspects of ecotourism and the ways in which these practices are applied in case of a growing economy such as China. The research deals with multitude features that would help us in understanding the different dynamics of ecotourism.… Some of the core areas where ecotourism intends to operate are: facilitating environmental…
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Outline the development of global ecotourism over the last 30 years, What has fuelled its rise What challenges has it faced
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Martha Honey (1998) has defined ecotourism as a ‘travel to fragile, pristine, and usually protected areas that strive to be low impact and (usually) small scale. It helps educate the traveller; provides funds for conservation; directly benefits the economic development and… While the usual forms of travel are concerned only about the wants of the traveller,…
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Sustainable Tourism
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Sustainable Tourism as defined by the Organization of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) is ' the optimal use of natural and cultural resources for national development on an equitable and self sustaining basis to provide a unique visitor experience and an improved quality of life through partnership among government, the private sector and communities.…
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Eco Tourism
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The tourism industry has become the world's largest industry with an estimated 460 million international tourist arrivals recorded in the first seven months of 2005 (World Tourism Barometer, Oct. 2005). According to the World Tourism Organization, this represents an increase of 25 million or 5.9% in growth over the past year's figures.… However, this niche…
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The new tourist and the rise of ecotourism: Examining the positive and negative aspects of ecotourism within the environmental world
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This paper explores the many ways in which ecotourism is experienced and the consequences, both positive and negative, to the development of ecotourism in different regions of the world. This paper will first explore the concept of ecotourism, defining it and narrowing the focus so that the potentials that this type of travel provides can be explored.…
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Critical review the opportunities and constraints of ecotourism development in Hong Kong
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The previous chapters have given us a detailed description of ecotourism, its development and its related literature in and outside the country of Hong Kong. This chapter takes a critical approach to describe the ecotourism resources in Hong Kong so as to find the opportunities… Despite the diversified resources for ecotourism development in Hong Kong, the…
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Ecotourism industry
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Nature walk has become a universal trend in the ecotourism industry. The project seeks to espouse Nature Walk as the ecotourism activity within the Tropical forest biome. Venice, Florida, is the place of implementing the action … Venice, Florida, is the place of implementing the action (Alexander 2013). Generally, nature walk opens up the area for positive…
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Tourism and the environment: a symbiotic relationships
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Modern world is full of opportunities. Tourism opens the doors to the global world. Environment is another crucial issue of the modernity. Modern people depend on nature. There is no doubt about that and further development of tourism will be even more successful in case it does not violate environment, but develops it.… There are many other underlying aspects…
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Special Interest Tourism Report
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Special Interest Tourism Report Reference details: Australian Bureau of Statistics 2006, online, 9502.0.55.001 - framework for Australian tourism statistics, 2003, viewed 14 August 2012. Source: Statistical information. Access to item: Easy – Available online.… Furthermore, the site defines tourism in various concepts in order to evaluate the preferences of…
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Tourism Marketing
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The tourism industry plays a significant role in the socio-economic background of any country that promotes tourism as a productive alternative for revenue or foreign exchange. This report, in fact, will look firmly in to the principles and practices of a responsible marketing to develop and maintain an impactable tourism industry with the involvement of the locale community.…
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Eco-tourism in China and France
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This paper will let you know about the growth of the tourist industry, characteristics of eco-tourism, effects and considerations of eco-tourism, managing demand for eco-tourism in China and France, and about general Management Strategies in eco-tourism as a dynamic business sector.… Tourism is a rapidly growing industry in most countries in the world,…
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Tourism Demand to the Portfolio of a Developing and Developed Country
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This paper has examined the different aspects of tourism demand and after having defined the concepts and models of tourism, a detailed analysis has been made of the demand for tourism in Switzerland and Indonesia.… Tourism is defined as travel for the purpose of business, leisure or recreation. However, tourism is a very important sector for several economies…
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Write a case study of a contemporary ecotourism issue in which you integrate aspects of theory and practice from a wide range of material
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The purpose of this paper is to analyze the historical development of Kenyas nature based tourist industry in order to develop a better understanding of the concepts relating to sustainable tourism in the developing world. I will show how past resource management practices have… In the third section I will give examples of elements that threaten to saturate…
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