Human geography - Tourism - Keywords

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  • Created on: 17-03-14 22:59

Mass tourism - Large number of visitors in groups, usually on package holidays where travel and accomodation are arranged for them under a set price.

Multiplier effect - One buisness growing supports others, as it will need more supplies and its workers will have income to spend which will boost other businesses.

Fragile environment - Place where wildlife and landscape are easily damaged by outsiders, often as living there is already a struggle.

Extreme environment - Places difficult for humans to visit or live in usually because of a hostile climate or inaccessible terrain.

Ecotourism - Protecting environment and local people/culture, locals benefitting from tourism

Stewardship - the responsibility of looking after the environment and benefitting the people on a large scale so it is sustainable for future generations to use

Conservation - Protect an


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