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  • TOURISM UNIT
    • MASS TOURISM
      • MEDC
        • England
          • Blackpool Coastal Resort
            • Reasons for DECLINE
              • Cheap family package holidays for people to go to hotter countries
              • People lost interest in the attractions
            • Rejuvination
              • Attempts to modernise the resort-make people become attracted and enjoy new activities
                • Sculptures placed along the sea front
                • Upgraded Pleasure Beach Resort
                • Upgaded BnB's
                • Illuminations -Lights to make it more appealing
                • Most of their income is from day trippers and weekenders, but websites and brouchers are now trying to attract people to come for longer periods
              • Casino Proposal
                • Appraoch to get Blackpool out of recession
            • Attactions
              • Cheap, Beach, Pier, Blackpool Pleasure Beach, Blackpool Tower, Blackpool Zoo, Sandcastle Waterpark
      • LEDC
        • Thailand
          • Full Moon Party, Ko Phangan
            • Environmental Problems
              • 15 tonnes of litter damages environment and animal habitats
            • Social Problems
              • Alcohol and Drugs
                • Drunk people can be aggressive and violent to volunteers
                • Crime and dead bodies due to drugs and alcohol
                • Drug problem increased by tourists
            • Economic Problems
              • Not enough money or facilities to look after the drunk people
            • Attractions
              • Beach, Climate, Wildlife
              • Food, Nightlife, Sex tourism, Cheap hotels
                • 20,000 visitors
          • Sea Gypsies, Phucket Island
            • Social Problems
              • Hotel Develo-pments becoming bigger
                • Sea Gypsies only have 5% of the land they used to have
                  • Sea Gypsies are threatened of loosing their small area of densley populated land
          • Golden Buddha Beach Resort
            • Sustainable Tourism
              • No hot water or air conditioning
                • Money is not wasted on heating and electricity
                • There is a bay with warm, clear water near the resort
              • Houses built out of plantation hardwood with local craftsmen
                • Creates jobs and 90% of men are local to the island
                  • Paid a decent wage and holiday pay
              • Stewardship: protecting the envir- onment
      • Organised tourism for large numbers of people going to the same place at the same time
    • IMPORTA-NCE AND GROWTH OF TOURISM
      • Importance
        • Tourists spend money in other countries bringing up their economy
        • Tourism provides many jobs including: Air Hostess, Hotel workers
        • MEDC's make a lot of money from tourism
        • LEDC's are dependent on tourism for much of their countries income
      • Growth
        • Paid Holiday
        • 2nd Homes in other countries
        • Easy to book holidays online
        • Disposable money
    • ECOTOURSIM
      • Heron Island, Great Barrier Reef, Australia
        • Spectacular wildlife and views
          • Activities
            • Scuba Diving
            • Snorkelling
            • Forest and Nature walks
            • Beach walks
            • Bird walks
            • Educated on Wildlife
              • Turtles
              • Birds
                • Black Noddy
                • Wedge-Tailed Shearwater
              • Fish
              • Wlhales
              • Sustainable Tourism
                • Power generator
                  • Producing potable water
                  • Treats waste water, can be reused in toilets
                • Conser-vation: protecting the wildlife and plants
        • Coral Cay
          • A small, sandy island formed by sediment depositing on a coral reef
        • Sustainable Tourism
          • Power generator
            • Producing potable water
            • Treats waste water, can be reused in toilets
          • Conser-vation: protecting the wildlife and plants
      • Naturebased, Educational and Sustainable
    • EXTREME ENVIRONMENT
      • Antarctica
        • Cruises from Argentina to Antarctic Peninsula
          • Wildlife
            • Crabeater, Southern Elephant, Leopard seals
            • Humpback Whales
            • Emperor Penguins
              • Ross Sea, Largest colony of Emperor Penguins
          • Attractions
            • Paradise Harbour
              • Spectacular glaciers and scenery
            • Deception Island
              • Thermal waters created by a volcanic erruption
            • Kyacking up to the icebergs
          • Problems
            • Litter and dirty water released from ships
            • Risk of oil spill or ship sinking
            • Habitats harmed and animals disturbed
  • MASS TOURISM
    • MEDC
      • England
        • Blackpool Coastal Resort
          • Reasons for DECLINE
            • Cheap family package holidays for people to go to hotter countries
            • People lost interest in the attractions
          • Rejuvination
            • Attempts to modernise the resort-make people become attracted and enjoy new activities
              • Sculptures placed along the sea front
              • Upgraded Pleasure Beach Resort
              • Upgaded BnB's
              • Illuminations -Lights to make it more appealing
              • Most of their income is from day trippers and weekenders, but websites and brouchers are now trying to attract people to come for longer periods
            • Casino Proposal
              • Appraoch to get Blackpool out of recession
          • Attactions
            • Cheap, Beach, Pier, Blackpool Pleasure Beach, Blackpool Tower, Blackpool Zoo, Sandcastle Waterpark
    • LEDC
      • Thailand
        • Full Moon Party, Ko Phangan
          • Environmental Problems
            • 15 tonnes of litter damages environment and animal habitats
          • Social Problems
            • Alcohol and Drugs
              • Drunk people can be aggressive and violent to volunteers
              • Crime and dead bodies due to drugs and alcohol
              • Drug problem increased by tourists
          • Economic Problems
            • Not enough money or facilities to look after the drunk people
          • Attractions
            • Beach, Climate, Wildlife
            • Food, Nightlife, Sex tourism, Cheap hotels
              • 20,000 visitors
        • Sea Gypsies, Phucket Island
          • Social Problems
            • Hotel Develo-pments becoming bigger
              • Sea Gypsies only have 5% of the land they used to have
                • Sea Gypsies are threatened of loosing their small area of densley populated land
        • Golden Buddha Beach Resort
          • Sustainable Tourism
            • No hot water or air conditioning
              • Money is not wasted on heating and electricity
              • There is a bay with warm, clear water near the resort
            • Houses built out of plantation hardwood with local craftsmen
              • Creates jobs and 90% of men are local to the island
                • Paid a decent wage and holiday pay
            • Stewardship: protecting the envir- onment
    • Organised tourism for large numbers of people going to the same place at the same time

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