Geography of Travel & Tourism / Edition 3

Geography of Travel & Tourism / Edition 3

by Lloyd E. Hudman, Richard H Jackson
     
 


Geography of Travel and Tourism, 3rd Edition, is an ideal resource for student, professionals, and anyone with an interest in world geography as it relates to tourism. This book describes the physical, cultural, and tourism characteristics of destination countries and regions, and provides an overview of cultural customs, travel tips, and shopping ideas important… See more details below

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Geography of Travel and Tourism, 3rd Edition, is an ideal resource for student, professionals, and anyone with an interest in world geography as it relates to tourism. This book describes the physical, cultural, and tourism characteristics of destination countries and regions, and provides an overview of cultural customs, travel tips, and shopping ideas important to travelers and travel counselors. Key Interent addresses for countries and travel organizations provide readers with the most current information resources for travel geography. Eight new full-color world atlases provide quick reference to important information such as time zone differences, travel patterns, weather patterns, and language and cultural zones.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780766803718
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
08/28/1998
Series:
Hospitality, Travel, and Tourism Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
560
Product dimensions:
8.48(w) x 10.97(h) x 0.82(d)

Table of Contents


Preface. Chapter 1: Geography and Tourism: The Attraction of Place. Chapter 2: Patterns and Processes of World Tourism. Chapter 3: Geography and Tourism in North America. Chapter 4: Geography and Tourism in Mexico, Central America and the Caribbean. Chapter 5: Geography and Tourism in South America. Chapter 6: Geography and Tourism in Western Europe. Chapter 7: Geography and Tourism in Northern Europe. Chapter 8: Geography and Tourism in Southern Europe. Chapter 9: Geography and Tourism in Central Europe and the Balkan States. Chapter 10: Geography and Tourism in Russia, the Baltic States, and the Former Soviet Republic. Chapter 11: Geography and Tourism in the Middle East and North Africa. Chapter 12: Geography and Tourism in sub-Saharan Africa. Chapter 13: Geography and Tourism in East Africa. Chapter 14: Geography and Tourism in South and Southeast Asia. Chapter 15: Geography and Tourism in Australia, New Zealand, and the Island of the South Pacific. Appendix. Glossary.

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