Small World

Small World

by Simon Winchester, Simon Winchester
     
 

By the year 2000 tourism will be the biggest industry in the world. Even now an estimated 750 million "tourists" generate a massive $2,000 billion annual expenditure on accommodation, catering, transport and souvenirs. Parr's timely investigation looks at tourism worldwide from the overcrowding of popular "honeypot" sites - famous locations whose success in attracting…  See more details below

Overview

By the year 2000 tourism will be the biggest industry in the world. Even now an estimated 750 million "tourists" generate a massive $2,000 billion annual expenditure on accommodation, catering, transport and souvenirs. Parr's timely investigation looks at tourism worldwide from the overcrowding of popular "honeypot" sites - famous locations whose success in attracting visitors ultimately diminishes the quality of the visitor's experience - to the inevitable culture clashes as developing countries become tourist destinations.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781899235056
Publisher:
Lewis, Dewi Publishing
Publication date:
07/28/1995
Pages:
68
Product dimensions:
11.75(w) x 10.72(h) x 0.64(d)

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