» The word originates from the Middle English word, travailen, which itself comes from the French word, Travailler. A common definition of travel is to go from one place to another, as on a trip; journey. Trade on the other side has frequently permitted the swap and amalgamation of cultures and brought ideas to people. It is only within these last few centuries that we have begun to think of travel synonymously with the thought of a holiday or vacation.
» Tourism can be distinct as the perform of travel for the reason of leisure, and the condition of services for this act. A tourist is someone who travels approximately or at least 50 - 70 miles from home, as defined by the World Tourism Organization.
» A more broad description would be that tourism is a service industry, comprising a number of physical and elusive mechanism. The tangible elements include transport systems - air, rail, road, water and now, space; hospitality services - accommodation, foods and beverages, tours, souvenirs; and related services such as banking, insurance and safety & security. The intangible elements include: rest and relaxation, culture, escape, adventure, new and different experiences.
» » Extraordinary Forms of Tourism
»Health tourism, Usually to escape from cities or relieve stress, perhaps for some fun in the sun, etc. Often to health spas.
» Cultural tourism : Usually urban tourism, visiting historical Or interesting cities, such as London , Paris , Sydney , Rome, Cairo , Delhi , Mecca , and many more.
» Adventure tourism : Tourism involving travel in rugged regions, or adventurous sports such as mountaineering and hiking.
» Wild tourism : Sustainable tourism which has minimal impact on the environment, such as safaris Kenya or national parks.
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