>Brings in money to the loval economy
>Creates jobs for the local area
> A lot of the profit earned from tourism is kept by big tourist companies
>Lots of jobs mean young people are likely to stay in the area
>Income from tourism can be used for local community projects.
>Tourism jobs that are available are often badly paid
>Some tourist behaviour can offend locals
>Income from tourism can be used to help fund environmental projects
>Transporting tourists long distances pollutes a lot of carbon dioxide
>Tourism can increase litter
>Tourism can lead to destruction of habitats e.g: Sightseeing boats destroy coast.