The conceptual framework of the Tourism Area Life Cycle (TALC) has been often verified in tourism literature since it was first proposed by Butler in 1980. The model emphasizes the significance of control and responsibility in managing a destination.
Critically review the dissimilar phases of the Tourist Area Life Cycle and discuss how it can serve as a basis for tourism policies and planning at a destination. Exemplify your answer with appropriate exs
Critically discuss the global environmental effects of tourism. Use appropriate instances to illustrate your arguments.
Critically examine and discuss the dissimilar factors influencing bilateral tourism. Use relevant instances to exemplify your answer
(i) Using a destination(s) of your choice, examine the different socio-cultural and environmental impacts of tourism.
(ii) Discuss and describe the management strategies which can be employed to mitigate the negative socio-cultural and environmental impacts. Use appropriate instances to illustrate your answer.