Impact Of Tourism On The United States

1485 WordsDec 8, 20166 Pages
INTRODUCTION Tourism is one of the fastest growing industries in the World. According to Merriam-Webster tourism is defined as “the commercial organization and operation of vacations and visits to places of interest”. It’s easy to understand why tourism is such a big industry in the world today. People love to go explore the world, go on vacation, visit family, etc. none of this would be possible without the tourism industry. With the United States being one of the largest countries in the world it is no surprise that they also have one of the largest and most successful tourism industries in the world. As tourism continues to grow travelers have started to realize how easy it is to set up business trips, vacations, study abroad trips, etc. With the United States having one of the largest economies in the world as well as being the business capital of the world, people are forced to travel to America all the time. Tourism is a very profitable industry in America and will only continue to keep growing in the future. Tourism has begun to grown drastically in the past couple years, this is most likely because of the advancements made in technology, as well as the growth in usage of social media and advertisements. Many states in America actually use media to attract people to come visit their destinations. This makes since with how rapidly growing social media usage is, the Internet is probably one of the best places to advertise today. Tourism is an industry that will never
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