Travel and Tourism
Unit 8- M2
1) Extreme weather
In this case extreme heat or cold can affect world destinations because if there is an unusual weather happening, tourists may think that they don’t want to go there now. It is because they can’t do anything outside or go for trips. If it is happening the holidays’ price goes down there are just some people who decide to go there. On the other hand it can affect the economic as well.
2) Health Issues in destination
If a health issue happening in a holiday destination the country has the right to stop the tourism during it. It could be good because it can helps to stop it go to other countries as well. On the other hand it is bad for the country where it is happening because the profit which comes from the tourism can stop for weeks.
If a terror or crime attract happens in a country there are less people who still want to go there for holiday. It is because they afraid that something will happen to them as well. In this case, the number of the tourist will fall down as the profit that the country could do from it.
If a war or a riot happens in a country nobody wants to go there because it could be dangerous for them. These countries don’t have a lot of tourist places because usually they don’t have any tourists.
5) Social Conditions
If there is poverty in the holiday destination it may affect the tourist for several reasons. Firstly, nobody wants to watch as little children dying. Secondly, there aren’t much free time facilities or hotels which can meet with the tourists need.
6) Entry or exit requirements
If a country have entry or exit requirements it can affect the tourism because there may be some people who won’t get it. On the other hand tourist needs to wait for their visas so they may run out from their holiday time. Also, it can be good for the countries because in this way they can protect their country form many problems.
7) World economies
This can be good and bad as well. This can be good for the tourist because they can spend their money for more things if the exchange rate is better at their home. If it is better in the holiday destination it can be bad for tourists because they need more money for their holiday.