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Tourism- a stay away from home for over 24 hours for a recreational activity
Reasons for increase in Tourism:
Better/Quicker/ Cheaper Air Travel- Making Previously Remote areas accessible.
More Paid Holidays- People tend to take many small holidays rather than one big one.
Increase in amount of Disposable income- People…

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220,000 Jamaicans work in tourism- it is a vital employer.
Tourism benefits many sections of the economy as people spend money in bars, restaurants and other local businesse
so tourism has a positive multiplier effect.
Seasonal jobs
Local employers paid low wages
Land is lost to build hotels

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One approach taken by Blackpool to get out of recession was to apply to the government to be the home of the UK's first super
casino, a huge leisure and entertainment complex based on those in Vegas. Unfortunately Blackpool lost this development to
To help rebrand Blackpool it…


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