What is Tourism?
Tourism is travel for recreation, leisure, religious, family or business purposes, usually for a limited duration. People working in tourism help to make this travel possible through many different types of employment.
- Tour Guide
- Booking Agent
- Hotel Manager
What skills do you need to work in Tourism?
- Interest in travel and tourism
- Good communication and interpersonal skills
Where do Tourism professionals work?
Tourism professionals work in both the public and private sectors.
Typical work activities
- Facilitating travel
- Liaising with members of the public
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