reason might be due to the lack of knowledge of tourists about traditional customs and indigenous practices. Thus, it is a task of challenge for them to follow these rules of hosts. For example, some W estern tourists travelling to developing Southeast Asian countries that wear unsuitable and provocative fashions, they feel uncomfortable as well as make a mistake when they visit old temples in hosts. Another reason is that travelling abroad costs a great deal with people who live in some developing countries, especially, Vietnam. Take Dien Bien province, in Vietnam, as an example, residents there hardly make ends meet, let alone to spend money on visiting other countries. There are some measures should be taken to improve the appropriate understanding of other countries by governments. Firstly, countries should widely promote local images and cultures throughout/ all over the world, in particular , through various programs on tourist websites. In addition, tourist agencies should urge visitors to respect customs and indigenous practices of hosts. If foreign people follow and respect local cultures, local residents will be friendly with
them. As a result, they could obtain a lot of real benefits as well as enlarge their knowledge of cultures of difference countries. Secondly, governments should reduce the entrance tickets of tourist places for both local and foreign people. It might help many people in the developing
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