Global tourism

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Reasons for global tourism growth
Increasing wealth, increased leisure time, improved transport facilities (better roads/increased car ownership/regional airports etc), advertising, changing lifestyles, increased motivation (increased stress etc), increased range
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Types of tourism
Eco, package, mass, disaster...
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Benefits of tourism in MEDCs
Increased contact between countries and cultures, more interest in country's culture (castles/museums etc), increased environmental protection
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Development indicators
Social: health/education/population... Economic: income/technology access/cars...Environmental: clean water access/sanitation/pollution
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Sustainable tourism
Encourages tourists to act responsibly, and increase interest in ecotourism
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