ORGANIZATIONS IN THE DISTRIBUTION PROCESS
Become familiar with tourism distribution system organizations and their functions.
Understand the role of travel agents and their role in the distribution system.
Consider the impact
TOURISM THROUGH THE AGES
Recognize the antiquity of human travel over vast distances on both sea and land.
Understand how these journeys have evolved from trips that were difficult and often dangerous to
mass travel for milli
WORLD, NATIONAL, REGIONAL, AND OTHER ORGANIZATIONS
Understand the magnitude of world tourism in terms of the vast numbers of organizations which
serve the needs of their diverse memberships.
Recognize the variety of types and
ATTRACTIONS, RECREATION, ENTERTAINMENT, AND OTHER
Examine the attractions sphere
Look at the role of theme parks
Understand the gaming industry
Describe public and commercial recreation facilities
Recognize shopping as a trav
Evaluate future job opportunities in the tourism field.
Learn about the careers available.
Discover which might match your interests and abilities
Know about the additional sources of information on caree
TEACHING AIDS BY CHAPTER
TOURISM IN PERSPECTIVE
Understand what tourism is and its many definitions.
Learn the components of tourism and tourism management.
Examine the various approaches to studying tourism and determine whi