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60 Free Essays on Slum Tourism

  1. economic development

    The economic development is one of the issues that was discussed in Chapter four of our textbook. This is an interesting issue, especially when we look at slum tourism. Slum tourism happens when people go to a developing country for a price. Some people say it is good to do this because it...

  2. Geography Case study

    Location in Mumbai Pavement Dwellers Edge of Dharavi Slum Dwellers Dharavi Wadi’s Edge of Dharavi High Rise Dwellers Central Conditions • Cardboard / poorly constructed houses (made by occupants) • No infrastructure. • No sanitation. • No legal tenure. • High...

  3. Brazil Tourism

    Latin America, and is located in Rio's South Zone. It has not been well-known since until slum tourism have become a recognized form of dark tourism. Ma (2010) contended that slum tourism provides a distinctive experience that today's traveler seeks meaning in their vacations and is moving away...

  4. Report on tourism and projects

    ………. 3 2. Report on Bhim Nagri project ………………… 3 3. Renovation of a cottage in Nainital ………… 4 4. Walkthrough for Kalyanpuri project …………… 4 5. Barara village tourism ………………….. 4 6. Kachhpura heritage village...

  5. Poverty Tourism: a Question of Ethics?

    the question of whether exercises such as poverty tourism are ethical. Is it demeaning to the inhabitants of these now famed slums to be perceived as attractions and ‘must-see’ sights? Is it moral to leer at someone less fortunate than yourself in order to feel humbled? In order to answer these...

  6. student and poor

    A poor and uneducated orphan guy from slum Mumbai who wanted to experience the biggest day of his life; with the whole Indian nation watching -the show, ‘Who Want to a Millionaire? He answered all the question and won 20 million Ropes, he make a victory in history of the show but he is poor and...

  7. Vliv Turismu Na Afriku V Letech 1975 – 2009

    -04-22]. Dostupný z WWW: . ADEJUWON, Franklin. The travails of tourism development in Africa : constraints and potentials [online]. 1999 , [cit. 2009-04-22]. Dostupný z WWW: . Vicotria Safaris . Slum Tours in Kenya, Kibera Slum Tours, Nairobi Slum Tours [online]. 2009 , 17th April 2009 [cit...

  8. Higher Education

    enrolled 1000 professionals from 45 countries for its graduate programme. It has also offered an M.Sc. in Tourism and Travel Management recently. The online degree of Universities 21 has been well received in the world market and the degree certificate awarded by it bears the crest of all the 16 top...

  9. Dharavi

    )how is tourism affected? 1)Wow our country is popular for one thing-dharavi sums,the biggest in our continent.the negative impacts of slums outweights the positive.traffic,pollution and lfe sweating diseases are major ones.illiterate dump garbage that creats a breeding ground for the mosquitos...

  10. Impacts of Commen Wealth Games

    and as destination image makers. Mega events such as Olympics and world fairs, through community festivals to programs constitute the most exciting and fastest growing field of leisure and tourism industry. Events can be packaged and sanitized or fresh and authentic. The goal of events includes...

  11. “First World/ Third World City” Dichotomy

    many parts of United States (U.S) itself, there are many major cities that are considered as slums and filled with the problems that most Third World city usually has. In addition, the Third World city in the US also associated with the growing number of immigrants’ city based such as Chinatowns or...

  12. Irish

    in slums and were very poor. Prejudice against Irish Americans was extreme to a point. Anyone who was Irish was considered “dirty, lazy, and stupid” ( ). Since such stereotypes were enforced, finding jobs was indeed a very difficult task for Irish workers. Signs hung in windows that read...

  13. scarf

    around to the way Brasilia is. It has been the main focus of modern day literature. It has 124 embassies from around the world and is thriving in business tourism. The major disadvantages that have formed are the fact that it is hard for people to remember where places are because there are no street...

  14. City Development Plan - Pune - Jnnurm

    Connectivity to Mumbai and rest of Connectivity to Mumbai and rest of Maharashtra Maharashtra Tourism and Heritage Tourism and Heritage Active and involved citizens Active and involved citizens Weaknesses Large slum population Large slum population Inability to meet demands for Inability to meet demands for...

  15. Impact of Tourism on the Economy and Welfare

    Tourism was once considered the passport to development. Travel has always fascinated mankind. The ancient travellers was generally not a holiday-maker. He was either a merchant, a pilgrim or a scholar in search of knowledge. The opening of a new trade routes...

  16. Srinivas

    * ------------------------------------------------- The dwelling space is mortgagable, allowing slum dwellers to use it to raise finances. ------------------------------------------------- Topic: Tourism in India: An Overview ------------------------------------------------- Q. What is the contribution of tourism...

  17. Housing and Urban Development in Monrovia, Liberia – Observer’s Perspective

    this frontage block, the developments are uneven, sparse and largely uncoordinated. Around these axes up to James Spriggs Payne Airfield, the developments take the form of slums. From the Guinean Embassy area to a section before Jorkpenking market, the streets are well laid out and well connected in a...

  18. Science and Technology

    Science and technology change with each passing day in the current society. Every human being become a lot more healthy and higher productive capacity. Social economy also keeps growing. The amount of tourism correspondingly rises, some people will choose traditional tourism, and however, some of...

  19. Casinos in Philadelphia

    from not only around the country but also around the world. “Look at Atlantic City, it used to be a slum by the sea, and now, it’s a slum by the sea with casinos” (Dunstan). This is how many skeptics perceive the growing metropolis by the shores of New Jersey. However, this generalization can be...

  20. City Development of Burhanpur

    area SUMMARY THE HERITAGE AND TOURISM POTENTIAL SUMMARY NATURAL DRAINAGE CHANNELS IN AND AROUND THE CITY NATURAL DRAINAGE CHANNELS IN AND AROUND THE CITY SLUMS AND URBAN POOR Approach for slum redevelopment in the city gives preference to insitu redevelopment of slum pockets over...

  21. Drought in Dharavi

    Why Survival Comes First In Mumbai Slums 3:38pm UK, Friday December 11, 2009 Anna Botting, Sky News presenter The slum-dwellers of Dharavi still talk about when director Danny Boyle came to town to shoot Slumdog Millionaire. [pic] Trash is turned into treasure in the slums - and the...

  22. All Debate Topics

    following is the Hrithik Roshan’s next film? a. Lakshya b. Kasha Nana c. Kites d. Leopard 10. “DOTS” is the community based treatment for ------? a. malaria b. Filiaria c. AIDS d. Tuberculosis 11. The director of the “slum dog millionaire”? a. Danny Boyle...

  23. crimes

    Dated 10.02.2011 Page 1 of 25 Government of India Ministry of Tourism STRATEGIC ACTION PLAN Section 1: Vision, Mission, Objectives and Functions Vision 1. To achieve a superior quality of life for People of India through development and promotion of tourism, which would...

  24. The Making of Modern Kenya

    results showed Odinga with a one-million vote lead. In the Nairobi slum of Kibera, opposition candidate Odinga's stronghold, people took to the streets in protest after hearing the news. They were chanting "No peace! No peace!" The opposition party Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) led by Raila...

  25. examinatiob

    Cold War and the subsequent witchhunt of the McCarthy trials. It is within this climate that theatrical productions such as Reginald Rose’s Twelve Angry Men were created. Rose uses the jury deliberation of a young murder defendant from the slums, to highlight the power of the US judicial system...

  26. Egypt

    outside countries think to visit Egypt?? NO one would like to visit Egypt because of the problems that Egypt is facing. How can we fix and improve the traffic, garbage, pollution, population, poor people, slums, and tourism problems? First for the pollution and garbage you can do it by not throwing...

  27. Slums in Mumbai

    instead. The government can start by using the money they receive from tourism to fix the water supply and sewage system, and providing durable houses or adequate living spaces. Sanitation should also be enforced in the slum areas. Moving families from their informal settlement into a newly developed...

  28. Jet Airway in India

    Operations, Sales and Marketing, Business Development and Corporate Communications. She has wide exposure in the fields of travel hospitality and tourism. In her current role, she is responsible for corporate communication and maintaining public relations. Ms. Monica Chopra, Company Secretary...

  29. Slums

    geographic regions, they are usually inhabited by the very poor or socially disadvantaged. Slum buildings vary from simple shacks to permanent and well-maintained structures. Most slums lack clean water, electricity, sanitation and other basic services.[4] The rising phenomenon of slum tourism has...

  30. Talent Management

    other types of tourism which are termed as medical tourism, slum tourism, and halal tourism etc. Major number of tourists visiting Bangladesh is for scenic beauty. Figure-2 is drawn from Table 1. Around 46% (Figure-2) of total number of foreign tourists visiting Bangladesh in 2009 comes to enjoy...