Examples of tourism in a Sentence
The city developed the riverfront to encourage tourism.
She has a job in tourism.
Recent Examples of tourism from the Web
Tourism represents about 50% of the island’s economy.
Back on Nevis, sugar plantations waned during this time, and the island’s main industry turned to tourism.
San Diego tourism and city leaders have been pressing for an expansion of the city’s bayfront center for years.
While many islands in this part of the world–like Monserrat, Saba and Marie-Galante–are not quite ready for a surge of tourism to hit their shores, there is one island, Dominica (pronounced dom-ah-nee-kah), which is sure to shock and delight.
More than half is earmarked for power generation, but there is plenty left over for roads, seaports, airports, fibre-optic cables, cement factories, agro-industry and tourism.
Marking a retreat from its ambition to become a global entertainment powerhouse, Dalian Wanda, a Chinese conglomerate, struck a deal to sell its 13 tourism projects in China and 76 hotels to Sunac China, a property developer, for $9.3bn.
That has also led to a string of acquisitions in chemicals, tourism, insurance, banking and other industries.
The tourism industry can also be affected, since airgun noise can potentially force whales to beach themselves.
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