Global Tourism - Investigating the shrinking world

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Global Tourism - Investigating the shrinking world

  1. 1. Global Tourism Investigating the shrinking world Monday, 23 August 2010
  2. 2. Introduction The growth of global tourism has brought wealth to to far-flung corners of the world but can have negative impacts on people & the environment. There needs to be careful management to ensure future sustainability. Monday, 23 August 2010
  3. 3. Investigating global tourism Monday, 23 August 2010
  4. 4. Investigating global tourism Seal Target: 35 Learning Objective To be able to explain the factors that have lead to an increase in global tourism. Monday, 23 August 2010
  5. 5. Extension question a)Describe the global spread of tourism in the last 50 years. b) Suggest reasons for the growth of tourism in the last 50 years. Monday, 23 August 2010
  6. 6. 21st century tourism Monday, 23 August 2010
  7. 7. 21st century tourism Seal Target: 35 Learning Objective To know the arguments for and against people planning their own holidays using the internet rather than through a travel company. Monday, 23 August 2010
  8. 8. Extension question Find out the methods that tour companies use to ensure that people book with them. Monday, 23 August 2010
  9. 9. Where does the world go on holiday? Monday, 23 August 2010
  10. 10. Where does the world go on holiday? Seal Target: 35 Learning Objective To know about the worldʼs most popular holiday destinations now & in the future. Monday, 23 August 2010
  11. 11. Extension question Find five examples of event tourism from around the world. Monday, 23 August 2010
  12. 12. Different environments, different opportunities Monday, 23 August 2010
  13. 13. Different environments, different opportunities Seal Target: 35 Learning Objective To learn a case study of a tourist area in a less developed country, and to explain why it has become popular & the benefits it brings to the tourist industry. Monday, 23 August 2010
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  18. 18. Extension question How does the physical environment provide opportunities for different types of tourist activities? Monday, 23 August 2010
  19. 19. The good side of global travel Monday, 23 August 2010
  20. 20. The good side of global travel Seal Target: 35 Learning Objective To be able to explain the importance of tourism to more developed countries. Ensure you can give specific details in relation to the named country. Monday, 23 August 2010
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  24. 24. Extension question Explain how tourism has brought benefits to a more developed country you have studied. Monday, 23 August 2010
  25. 25. Why are some countries more developed than others? Monday, 23 August 2010
  26. 26. Why are some countries more developed than others? Seal Target: 35 Learning Objective To know some of the indicators used to measure development and learn the advantages & disadvantages of each of these indicators. Monday, 23 August 2010
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  28. 28. Extension question Describe & explain the methods used to compare levels of development? Monday, 23 August 2010
  29. 29. The global travel challenge Monday, 23 August 2010
  30. 30. The global travel challenge Seal Target: 35 Learning Objective To be able to explain some of the problems of tourism with reference to examples in more & less developed countries. Monday, 23 August 2010
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  34. 34. Extension question Outline some of the social & cultural problems associated with an increase in tourism. Monday, 23 August 2010
  35. 35. Can tourism reduce the development gap? Monday, 23 August 2010
  36. 36. Can tourism reduce the development gap? Seal Target: 35 Learning Objective To know some of the factors that can lead to a sudden downturn in tourism in both more & less developed countries. Monday, 23 August 2010
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  38. 38. Extension question Using an example you have studied, describe the effects of tourism decline. Monday, 23 August 2010
  39. 39. How can tourism create conflict? Monday, 23 August 2010
  40. 40. How can tourism create conflict? Seal Target: 35 Learning Objective To understand why tourism may cause problems in some communities, and how this conflict can be reduced. Monday, 23 August 2010
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  45. 45. Extension question Write a short report explaining how we can manage traffic in the Lake District National Park. Monday, 23 August 2010
  46. 46. How does tourism affect the environment? Monday, 23 August 2010
  47. 47. How does tourism affect the environment? Seal Target: 35 Learning Objective To learn at least two case studies, one in an MEDC & one in an LEDC where tourism has had a negative impact on the environment. Monday, 23 August 2010
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  51. 51. Extension question Explain how tourism development can damage local environments. Monday, 23 August 2010
  52. 52. Can tourism promote sustainable development? Monday, 23 August 2010
  53. 53. Can tourism promote sustainable development? Seal Target: 35 Learning Objective To ensure that you can define the term ecotourism and be able to give detailed case study evidence of an ecotourism development. Monday, 23 August 2010
  54. 54. Extension question Explain the strategies used to manage tourism in a sustainable way. Monday, 23 August 2010
  55. 55. Can local people learn to love tourists? Monday, 23 August 2010
  56. 56. Can local people learn to love tourists? Seal Target: 35 Learning Objective To be able to give examples of how conflicts between local people and tourists can be managed. Monday, 23 August 2010
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  63. 63. Extension question Explain how tourism can create social conflicts & how we can change this. Monday, 23 August 2010
  64. 64. The Great Barrier Reef Monday, 23 August 2010
  65. 65. The Great Barrier Reef Seal Target: 35 Learning Objective To learn a case study of a sustainable tourism project & be able to give a detailed account of the strategies employed to make it successful. Monday, 23 August 2010
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  67. 67. Extension question Using an example you have studied, explain how ecotourism is good for the environment. Monday, 23 August 2010
  68. 68. Key Words Ecotourism. Exploitation. G.N.I. Honeypot. Infrastructure. Multiplier Effect. Sustainable Tourism. Monday, 23 August 2010
  69. 69. Summary The challenge of the 21st century is to manage the growth of tourism in a way that benefits people today without harming the opportunities for future generations. Monday, 23 August 2010
  70. 70. Global Tourism Investigating the shrinking world Images Photos to Go Fotolia iStockphoto kelly-grainger@flickr soph&mart@flickr Contact: simon_jones_2@hotmail.com Based on AQA Geography B by David Payne, Phil Lamb & John Rutter: Nelson Thornes Monday, 23 August 2010

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