Tourism planning aims at reducing damage which might be caused by tourism while ensuring maximum benefits for the socio-economic development for the nation”(Shashi Prabha Sharma, 2004)
Abhishek Mohan (H-17005)
Module: Tourism Planning and Development
Module Tutor: Mr. Subhasis Mandal
“Submitted in fulfillment of the requirement for B.A. (Hons.) in hotel Management”
UNIVERSITY OF HUDDERSFIELD, U.K.
This essay states the positives and negatives of tourism and the negative impacts that tourism has on different systems of a country such as economic, social and environment.
It also focuses on the Tourism industry of Australia and the negative impact it has on the various attractions. It comprises of facts and figures from the tourism extracts of Australia.
The essay explains the stages of tourism planning with its importance and function. It will enable the reader to connect the concepts of tourism of planning with the tourism impacts and how it can be beneficial for minimizing the negative impacts.
List Of Contents
Topic Page Number
2. Damages Caused by Tourism and its Impacts
3. Tourism Impacts: Australia
4. Tourism Planning
6. Suggestions and Recommendations
As stated by _________ tourism is defined as “The temporary movement of people of people to destinations outside their normal places of work and residence, the activities undertaken during their stay in those destinations, and the facilities created to cater to their needs”. It is the business of travel with no political, ideological, geographical or cultural boundaries.
As a industry it is very vast including wide array of people, activities and facilities. Although tourism is not identified as a distinctive industry but a unique grouping of industries tied together by a common denominator - the traveling
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