- Created by: iholohan344
- Created on: 28-04-19 20:22
Tourists can frustrate locals and impede their daily lives
Traditional foods and way of life removed in order to cater for tourists
Many tourism jobe are seasonal, low skilled, part time and low paid
Profits may leak abroad from the country; the companies involved may be foriegn owned
Tourists may disturb wildlife i.e. feeding and breeding cycles
Tourism areas may become run down and tacky looking, destroyng the natural beauty the area once had.
Increases service provision for local people e.g swimming pools, cinemas thus making the area more enjoyable for locals as well as tourists.
Cultural exchanges between people leads to greater understanding
11% of all global earnings are from tourism, around 258 billion pounds
Generates employment in the service sector- over 200 million people are employed in the tourist industy. This means people have more money to spend which benifits other buisnesses .
Tourism income may help to conserve natural landscapes, wildlife and cultural heritage.