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    Tour Guide

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    The Meaning and Classification of Tour Guide Description of Today’s Tour Guides Guides * The orphans of the travel industry (somewhat hidden within the trade) * Operate independently as freelancers * Work for agencies or organizations on a part-time basis * Have limited amount of work and income available (due to seasonal and part-time nature of work) * Do not bear the expense of running a small business such as incorporating‚ advertising‚ and renting separate offices and

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    A tour guide (or tourist guide) provides assistance‚ information and cultural‚ historical and contemporary heritage interpretation to people on organized tours‚ individual clients‚ educational establishments‚ at religious and historical sites‚ museums‚ and at venues of other significant interest.[1] They (normally) have a recognized national or regional tourist guide qualification. The CEN (European Committee for Standardization) definition for "tourist guide" (part of the work by CEN on definitions

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    Good day tourists! I’m .......your tour guide for today and now where going to explore and see the beauty of the ......City of the ..........City! Ok let start our tour with a prayer. (pray) now I would like to introduce our couch captain. Couch.................. he is an experienced driver for 5 years and he will make sure that we will have a safe and happy trip. So are you all excited guys? Yes! And now lets have a headcount first starting with you.. 1 2.. Ok were all 30 thank you for your cooperation

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    I’ve given over a hundred tours during my time at Tufts. Which sounds exhausting even to me. But I’ve learned a lot about both tour guiding and tour taking. During this time‚ I’ve really started to figure out some ways that you can take advantage of your time on a college campus most effectively. So without any further ado‚ here’s my guide to tour-taking. 1. Do your research. And this doesn’t mean that you have to spend two hours the night before your tour looking up statistics‚ or even that you

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    English for Tour Guides Being a tour guide is a very important job. In many cases‚ the tour guide is a traveller’s first impression of a foreign country. In other cases a tour guide may be responsible for teaching tourists about the culture and sites in a city or town. In addition‚ many tour guides hold the responsibility of teaching tourists about safety. Even if you are only responsible for taking a tourist from the airport to his or her hotel‚ it is your responsibility to make the short trip interesting

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    - 53 - INTERACTIVE MOBILE BASED TOUR GUIDE M.U.E.Wijesuriya1*‚ S.U.Mendis2‚ B.E.S.Bandara2‚ K.P.Mahawattage2‚ N.Walgampaya2‚ D. De Silva2 1 * Corresponding Author‚ Faculty of Computing‚ Sri Lanka Institute of Information Technology (SLIIT)‚ Malabe‚ Sri Lanka. Email: mshi_87@yahoo.com 2 Corresponding Author‚ Faculty of Computing‚ Sri Lanka Institute of Information Technology (SLIIT)‚ Malabe‚ Sri Lanka. ABSTRACT Sri Lanka being a popular tourist destination entertains a large number of tourists

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    executives and tour facilitators • Affordable tour packages • Having its own website • Having a partnership with bus companies‚ hotels‚ restaurants‚ and other establishments • Also offers international tours WEAKNESSES • Lack of Tour guides • Having one branch only • Having a small facilities • Add more cars for family and group tour • Doesn’t have their own tour bus • They don’t have any brochures and flyers for marketing strategy. OPPORTUNITIES • Can hire more expert tour guides • Can open

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    Ghost Tour in Copenhagen

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    Ghost tour in Copenhagen Wednesday the twenty-first of October a group of thirty students are taking a ghost tour in the centre of Copenhagen with the company Ghosttour.dk - a firm who promises a hair-raising experience and a chance to hear about all kinds of ghosts told by eyewitnesses and historically well-informed persons. The firm is owned by Nynne Vidgren who is Cand. Mag. in history and art history. Working for her are several tour guides with backgrounds as actors and history researchers

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    Narrative Essay We‚ the students of BSBA went on a tour during March 5th to 7th. We visited the Banko Sentral ng Pilipinas‚ the Coca-cola plant‚ the Gardenia factory and stayed at Caliraya resort. We got onto the bus early to find our seats and to organize our things. Many of us were pumped with energy and were excited for the tour. At around 3:45AM‚ everything was good to go and we departed for Manila- many of my classmates were restless and too agitated to go to sleep. We arrived at our first

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    Angelica C. Mendoza BSA 1-1 Reaction Paper Educational tour turns a day of recreation. September 23‚ 2011‚ PUPians need to wake up early. More or less 2:00 in the morning just to come to our campus exactly on time. It is written to our waiver that 4:00 is our pick up time. Gathering my bag filled with my snacks‚ drinks and extra cloths‚ I went to my beloved school with an excited feeling. Time runs very fast. We’ve waited for our bus‚ Bus 1

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    College Campus Tours A virtual college campus tour is a program on a computer where anybody can see the campus without even leaving the home. In the virtual tour it would be as if you are actually walking the campus. It would be convenient for those students who want to see a school out of state. There will be no need to take a long road trip or plane. The school will also save money by having fewer employees to give the tour. There is a large convenience in a college having a virtual tour. Students

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    Importance of Tur Guide

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    Importance of a Tour Guide A tour guide‚ as the very name indicates‚ is a person who guides the tourists and offers them all relevant information about the place they are visiting. A tour uide must be capable of interpreting the cultural and natural heritage of an area and possess a specific qualification usually issued and/or recognised by the appropriate authority. Tour guides must be thoroughly knowledgeable about the cities‚ regions and countries where they work. It is the responsibility

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    Tour Operation

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    The tour operation sectors Tour operators are businesses that merge 2 or more travel services together e.g. accommodation‚ transport‚ tour guide‚ catering and sell them through travel agencies or directly to the consumers as a single product that is called package tour. The package tour might be the combination of services that the consumer wants to get her hand on. Customers chose tour operators rather than organising a holiday independently because it offers a hassle free‚ secure and most of

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    Tour Operator

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    Tour Operator Table of contents 1. Introduction 3 2. The role tour operator 3 3. Different Type of Tour Operators 3 a. The Domestic Operators 3 b. The Incoming Tours Operators 3 c. Mass Market tour operators 3 d. Specialist tour operators 3 e. Independent tour operator 3 4. Forces affecting on tour operators 4 a. External 4 b. Internal: 4 5. Package Holiday or Inclusive Tour 4 a. Inclusive tour Product Transport 4 b. Inclusive tour Product-Accommodation 4 c. Inclusive Tour Product

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    Tour Operator Management Introduction: A tour operator typically combines tour and travel components to create a holiday. They prepare itinerary. The most common example of a tour operator’s product would be a flight on a charter airline plus a transfer from the airport to a hotel and the services of a local representative‚ all for one price. Niche tour operators may specialise in destinations‚ e.g. Italy‚ activities and experiences‚ e.g. skiing‚ or a combination thereof. The original raison

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    The Tour Guide

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    (Opens with a dark creepy room and the only light is from flickering candles‚ this is all taking place during a thunder storm in London England) Tour Guide- Welcome to an exhilarating tale of Me‚ Myself‚ and a few other unsuspecting victims: ug (cough) I mean tourists! Yes‚ yes tourists that’s what I meant! (lightning strikes) Ahh here they come now!!!! (Set changes and goes to the tourists running in the Bloody Tower of London England) Tourist 1- OMG!! Could it get any more like wet out

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    Tour Guiding Report

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    WHAT GUIDE SHOULD BRING: * Daily Report Form * Tour itinerary * Map * Confirmed booking/ purchase order of tour operator to the supplier * Copy of passenger’s e-ticket * Tour evaluation form * Lapel microphone * Flags * Stickers * Mobile phone with extra battery * Medical/ First-aid kit * Address book/ contact numbers of tour operator‚ tour suppliers and guests * Prizes for recreational activities or tour souvenirs for the guest (optional)

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    Pay It Forward

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    OUR ENCOUNTER WITH A TOURGUIDE I. Profile of the tour guide………………………………………………1 II. The tour guide’s viewpoints…..………3 III. The tour guide’s personality…………………………5 IV. The tour guide’s role………………..8 V. The tour guide as our example………………….9 VI. The guiding moments of a tour guide………………………10 VII. Aspiring tour guides page……………..12 I. PROFILE OF THE TOUR GUIDE NAME | Estrella/ Jonathan Catada Mr. | AGE | | GENDER | | CIVIL

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    The trip to Qingdao was perhaps the most successful I had been to and one the students all expressed satisfaction with‚ despite the numerous problems given the rushed nature of the trip and the disastrous first day spent at the airport. I felt that this was more due to the fact that we only had to spend three days. and anything more in such a small coastal resort would have stretched students’ patience to breaking point. Over 80% of the students were of the opinion that this trip "- was more organised"

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    Science Report

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    to go but go alone or on an organized tour. There are contrasts and similarities between the two ways. Introduction: When it comes to travel‚ everyone has their own opinion. People may receive a few of suggestions from family and friends. However‚ no matter when a person feels like traveling‚ the first question is not where to go but go alone or on an organized tour. 1. There are some similarities between traveling alone and going with an organized tour. A. People can go where they want (location)

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