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Tourism - Wikipedia


Tourism is travel for pleasure; also the theory and practice of touring, the business of attracting, ... 5 History. 5.1 Antiquity; 5.2 Middle Ages; 5.3 Grand Tour; 5.4 Emergence of leisure travel .....

The History of Tourism: Structures on the Path to Modernity — EGO


Dec 3, 2010 ... In general, there is a consensus that one should understand tourism as a phenomenon of modernity and place its appearance in the context of ...

A Brief History of Tourism - Travel English - The English Magazine


English Magazine - Travel English Article - A Brief History of Tourism.

History | World Tourism Organization UNWTO


On 27 September, the IUOTO Special General Assembly meeting in Mexico City adopts the Statutes of the World Tourism Organization (WTO). From 1980 ...

Chapter 1. History and Overview | Introduction to Tourism and ...


UNWTO Secretary-General Taleb Rifai stated this excess of $1 trillion was especially important news given the global economic crisis of 2008, as tourism could ...

Tourism History | Tourism Today


Tourism History Pre-1950 • Tourism History 1950-64 • Tourism History Post ... a 19 day general strike which caused large numbers of tourists to cancel their trips.

Historical concept of tourism and its consequences


summarized history of tourism ... Some scholars, from Tacitus to Ibn Khaldun made knowledge trips and any good merchant, general, sailor, etc. in his trips was ...

Introductory Tourism - Wikibooks, open books for an open world


History[edit]. Wealthy people have always travelled to distant parts of the world to see great buildings or other works of art, to learn new ...

Welcome to the Journal of Tourism History - Taylor & Francis Online


to have this opportunity to pull together the history of tourism on a firm ... international gathering of historians, whether general, economic, social or environ-.

The History of Australia - Tourism Australia


Learn about the history of Australia: from the first Aboriginal inhabitants to its ... In the subsequent general election, the Labor Party suffered a major defeat and ...