Major Characteristics of Tourism Economy
Tourism is one of the most distinguished industries, which is characterezied by the following features:
- Tourism is an invisible service, which can be transferred from one place to another, the total benefit would be generated for the place provides the relevant Tourism Services.
- Tourism Authority estimates tourism expenditure and economy by reviewing 3 different variables: Number of Tourists, Duration of Stay in the country, in addition to the Rate of Spending for tourism purposes. In general, there is an inverse correlation between the duration of tourist stay and the average expenditure on a daily basis. The length of stay leads to increased recognition of tourism attractions, increased experience in the local market, as well as benefits from Long Stay Discounts.
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