Changes in the global pattern of tourism.

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Economic reasons for the growth of tourism?
Rising incomes mean more disposable income, widening range of destinations for middle income earners, emergence of budget airlines.
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Social reasons for the growth of tourism?
Increase in number of days of paid leave, increased desire to visit different cultures and landscapes, more international migration means more people have relatives abroad.
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Political reasons for the growth of tourism?
Many governments have invested heavily in infrastructure which is increasing tourist numbers, government backing of major international events such as the Olympic games, lessening of government restrictions on outbound and inbound travel.
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What are the reasons for the decline in tourism?
Natural disasters, terrorism, health scares, exchange rate changes, political uncertainties, increasing competition.
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What are the new types of tourism?
Theme parks, cruises, eco-tourism, medical therapy, religious holidays.
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