What are the challenges faced by travel agents today?

Key Challenges in percentages:

Economic uncertainty 53%
Sustainable travel 45%
Climate Change 44%
Technology skills gaps 40%
Brexit 25%

What is active tourism?

Active Tourism is a special way to spend your vacations. It is a new travelling philosophy that combines adventure, ecotourism and cultural aspects of a discovery tour. Active tourism is low-impact, ecological, socially compatible and high quality.

What is the social nature of travel?

THE SOCIAL NATURE OF TRAVEL  Travel is brought about by the social nature of man. Human beings, as social animals, feel comfortable in a tour group. They feel that their trips is more enjoyable and free from anxiety if they join a group tour. Camaraderie often develops friendships that last for a year.

What is natural tourism?

Nature tourism – responsible travel to natural areas, which conserves the environment and improves the welfare of local people. It is tourism based on the natural attractions of an area. Examples include birdwatching, photography, stargazing, camping, hiking, hunting, fishing, and visiting parks.

What are the advantages of traditional tourism?

The Advantages of Tourism

  • Economic. It brings in money.
  • Opportunistic. It provides jobs.
  • Infrastructural. It provides a means and an incentive for investment in infrastructure such as roads, rail networks, and local medical and education facilities.
  • Environmental.
  • Cross-Cultural.
  • Promotional.

What do you mean by cultural tourism?

Cultural tourism is a type of tourism that allows the tourist to participate in local cultural activities, like festivals and rituals. As a result, the tourist can enjoy a genuine cultural exchange with the locals.