L07_Geographic Dimensions of Travel(1)

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+ Lecture 07 Geographic Dimensions of Travel 1 THM1311 Introduction to Tourism and Hospitality
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+ Chapter 15 The Geography of Travel: Characteristics of Travel Flows Objectives Explain the impact of demand/origin and destination/resource factors on travel flows Describe the magnitude of worldwide travel flows and identify the major reasons for these flows Project future major travel flows 2
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+ Branches of tourism Inbound tourism Outbound tourism Domestic tourism Internal tourism National tourism International tourism 3
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Why is it Important to Study the Movement of Tourists/Travelers? The movement of travelers when measured and explained, can be used as a basis for forecasting future tourist movements . By knowing where the market comes from, marketing plans can be drawn up to reach potential travelers . By studying the geographic characteristics of exiting tourist, it may be possible to identify additional untapped market areas . This information is important not only to who market destinations , but also vital to people who plan airline routes and develop attractions for the tourist areas of the future . 4
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