L03A_History of Tourism

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+ Lecture 03 History of Tourism 1 THM1311 Introduction to Tourism and Hospitality
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+ Tourism: Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow Objectives To describe the history of travel from ancient times to the present. To identify the current importance of tourism and major contemporary issues in global tourism. To explain major trends expected to impact on tourism in the future. 2
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+ Yesterday In pre-industrial time much of the motivation for travel was to develop trade. Travel was advanced by two important developments. Development of a system of currency exchange. The Greek language spread throughout the Mediterranean area, making it easier to communicate as one traveled. 3
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Yesterday In beginning of the sixteenth century, a new age of curiosity and exploration, culminated in popularity of the grand tour . In the late eighteen century and early nineteenth century, two major factors affected the development of tourism. The industrial revolution
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This note was uploaded on 04/25/2011 for the course TOURISM & 1311 taught by Professor Lee during the Spring '11 term at Temple.

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