Chapter 2- Tourism Hosts and Guests
Guests are outside visitors who have come to be entertained by the people of a
community or region.
Hosts are inds. communities or regions who entertain the visiting guests.
sometimes forget how a guest should be treat
Chapter 11 Tourism Services
This support group of backstage workers is tourism services specialize in serving the needs of
the industry rather than needs of the visitor.
Help in dealing w/ marketing and promotins, taxation, govt regulations, safety, educa
Chapter 5 Accomodations
Ancient hotels hospitium (full service inn ) and caupona (budget inn)
The hotel era boomed in the days of railroads expansion and domination of trasponrttion.
The Fairont Banff Springs is canadas first and best known example of lod
Chapter 3 Planning, Developing and Marketing a Destination
Tourism facilities, sites an events do not become tourist destination areas (TDAs)
Planning is an essential component of profitable tourism.
TDA may be that single unit or it may refer
Chp 12- Challenges and the Future
Olympic games is a good exp of an event where all the planning in the wrld cannot lessen
the strain on the entire community
Tourisms low season- prices are lower, top attraction easier to get into
Snowfalls similar to tou
The transportation system along w/ infrastructure that supports it, plays the most significant role
in tourism: if visitors cannot reach their destinations, then none of the other tourism components
are needed. Transporting a vistor to a chosen
Chapter 1- Understanding Tourism
Tourism- big revenue generator
UN charter belief thtu nderstanding another cultures identity and beliefs leads to greater
understanding of each other and hopefully a peacefull existence
Tourism represents 33% of the worlds
-Great destinations attach these attractors as part of their tourism brand .
-Choosing where to spend your vaccy depends on many things but the entertainment value of a
destination is critical in the decision making process.
Much of canada
A destination restaturant is a restaurant that people will travel a good distance out of their way to
visit Often the lure is a famous chef, a celebrity owner, or simply an outstanding location. Eg
Tourists are simply looking for go
Chp 10 travel services
Travel can be sold at the wholesale lvl by a tour operator or wholesaler or at the retail level by a
-Tour operators sell counsellor a commission and sometimes a volume incentive override. Tour