Tourism

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Tourism Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

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  • the business of providing services to tourists; "Tourism is a major business in Bermuda"

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  • the business of providing services to tourists; "Tourism is a major business in Bermuda"

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Tourism Meaning and Definition in Wikipedia


Tourism means people traveling for fun. It includes such activities as sightseeing and camping. People who travel for fun are called "tourists". Places where many tourists stayl are called "resorts".

There are a lot of reasons why people travel for fun:

The tourism industry has different parts. Some of these are:

Tourism can bring damage to the local area. Litter, scuba-diving and deforestation are problems for popular places such as St. Lucia, Hawaii and other far away places. Scuba-diving can cause damage to coral reefs which are home to hundreds of species of sea animals.



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