- When someone goes on vacation, this is an example of tourism.
- The businesses that cater to visitors are an example of tourism.
Tourism is the practice of traveling somewhere for fun.
- The practice of traveling for pleasure.
- The business of providing tours and services for tourists.
(usually uncountable, plural tourisms)
From tour +"Ž -ism.
- The off-season for tourism, late fall through winter, often brings hotel prices down 10 or more euro. To score significant savings, research hotels in the cities you will be visiting before heading to Europe.
- VisitNC.com - See the official tourism website for North Carolina for details about camping throughout the state, as well as information about things to enjoy doing and seeing during your stay.
- Most travel hot spots have a tourism department that offers advice to potential visitors. In addition to “what to see” tips, you can often find vacation package discounts.
- In addition to the statewide travel and tourism resources available on VisitNC.com, many cities and areas within the state have their own convention and visitors' bureaus or tourism commissions.
- But he is opposed by the town's mayor Larry Vaughn (Murray Hamilton), who points out that the town's economy depends on tourism, and the Fourth of July weekend is right around the corner.