Impact Of Tourism Italy: Cruise Trippers Unwelcome 6 months ago   04:23

TVChoiceFilms - The Impact Of Globalisation Series - 144 mins, 2011

Tourism is a world-wide industry worth billions of dollars. Many countries depend on tourism for their prosperity -- but what are the environmental and social impacts of tourism? Here are some clips from the TV Choice DVD series "Impact Of Tourism" featuring Kenya, Snowdonia (North Wales), Ecuador, China, USA, Nepal, Africa, Dubai.

TV CHOICE has a range of over 200 educational films and film clips for Business Studies, Geography, History, Leisure and Tourism and many other subjects. USA FORMATS AVAILABLE.

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Italy: Cruise Trippers Unwelcome Impact Of Tourism 6 months ago   04:10

Venice is one of the world's most popular tourist destinations. A lot of locals say it's too popular - and are calling for a limit on the numbers of day trippers.
An average of 59,000 tourists a day visit Venice to see the old town's romantic canals, labyrinthine alleys and, of course, St. Mark's Square. The huge cruise ships bringing them there, however, are having an increasingly detrimental impact on the lagoon's ecosystem. Tourists are also being blamed for the increase of souvenir shops and restaurants, which are pushing out local stores serving residents. Many Venetians are now forced to go to the mainland to do their shopping. For more go to