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TOURISM - BINDING THE NATIONS TOGETHER ??
Gilbert Keith Chesterson rightly said, “The whole object of travel is not to set foot on foreign land; it is at last to set foot on one's own country as a foreign land (Proverbia)”. Essentially, what he means to say is that the purpose of travelling should not only be to learn about new cultures, but also to experience your own culture in a different light..
Good morning everybody... myself rosena from.... am going to highlight us all about how tourism has helped link cultures amazingly. Cultures... we all know that culture is a set of symbols, ceremonies, and myths that communicate the underlying values and beliefs of the place to the people. In the case of tourism,
"Culture" is one of the chief factors since experiencing unusual cultures can be educational for the visitor and brings highly new streams of change into a community.

Over the last twenty years or so, tourism has undergone enormous changes and development. The demand of tourism is growing with a rapid speed all over the world. With a fast growth, tourism has become a potential industry not only in developed but also developing countries. Tourism today is a global issue.but as the theme for today suggests, tourism has definitely helped in linking cultures. A very simple example. The foreigners loved the beaches of india, aren’t they the ones who brought about the trend of beachwear as in swimsuits to india???
Today the interaction between tourists and the host community can be one of the major factors due to which cultures of different states o countries have interacted so well .Tourism is an important element of emergent transnational cultural economies” Tourism provides a great opportunity for cultural exchange. Tourists have been amazingly sensitive to local customs, tradition and standards of the host country. though there may be Large cultural…...

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