Tourism Form Research Assignment:
Tourists seek out various types of adventures based on their personal areas of interest. There are dozens of different forms of tourism. This research assignment allows you to take a deep dive into one specific form of tourism and then to present what you’ve discovered to your classmates.
· This is an individual assignment.
· You will choose a type of tourism. (I chose HISTORYCAL TOURISM).
THERE ARE TWO PARTS TO THIS PROJECT
WRITTEN REPORT (37pts)
The report must include the following:
1. Provide a definition of your chosen tourism type. This should be a direct quote from a credible source (Wikipedia is not an acceptable source). This means the definition should be citied, with an APA citation following the definition
According to (citation) the definition of ________ tourism is as follows “………..” In other words…… 2pts (1 for definition & 1 for citation)
2. What does this form of tourism include and entail? Is it a new trend or has it existed for a long time? In other words, what is it all about? (approx. 250 words) 4pts
3. Who is generally attracted to this type of tourism and why do they do it? 2pts
4. Where is it most commonly practiced? Certain countries or regions, types of locations? Is there an area in particular that specialize in this type of tourism? 2pts
5. Find a tour operator that offers this type of tourism. Then provide: Name of tour operator, the name of the tour, HTML link to the tour description: 1pt for having all three things
6. Explain, in your own words, what are some of the positive and negative aspects, potential positive and/or negative impacts, or criticisms of this type of tourism? (approx. 175 words) 5pts
FORMAT: Use APA styling (Cover page, intro, body, conclusion, references)