[too r-iz-uh m]
Origin of tourism
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Examples from the Web for tourism
Slowly, two were opened up, and in 2010 the regional government opened all four Brogpa villages in a push for tourism.The Himalayas’ Hidden Aryans
January 3, 2015
Religious profiteering has spread beyond the tourism industry.The Buddhist Business of Poaching Animals for Good Karma
December 28, 2014
As the rest of the country changed, Atlantic City seemed to be stuck in the past, and tourism eventually died off.I Watched a Casino Kill Itself: The Awful Last Nights of Atlantic City’s Taj Mahal
December 8, 2014
So some are hitting the road and finding success – via the tourism industry.
Ironically, according to Epoune, there are gendered reasons as to why tourism has become a haven for women seeking employment.
- tourist travel and the services connected with it, esp when regarded as an industry
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Word Origin and History for tourism
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