Importance of hotels in the Global Tourism Industry

Tourism is one the fastest growing industries in the world.  The numbers of tourists are increasing each year with a resultant demand for hotel accommodation. The more the number of tourists, the greater the demands on the hotel industry to maintain specific sustainable standards to protect the environment from damage. Sustainable tourism can be defined as tourism that makes the lowest possible impact on the environment. Sustainable tourism aims for a positive experience for the tourist, for the host country and for other businesses associated with the tourist industry. Sustainable tourism practices are now becoming an integral part of the tourist trade because it leads to better ecotourism. Environmental sustainability is a major principle for tourism which must be achieved at all costs.

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Essay: Chinese attempts in Olympics

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It takes a stand which portrays that such communities and their existence are the true face of China and the Chinese attempts to hide this face shows that the glamour portrayed in the construction work and the ceremonies in the lead up to the Olympics is just a show.

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Essay: Chinese authorities in Olympics

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As Edward Said pointed out, one can see many elements of bias about the Orient in some of the articles. In an August 22 article, the Chinese authorities are lambasted for their efforts to improve the English used in restaurants and hotels and sometimes delivering pre-fabricated sign boards to various places of commerce (Terrill).

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Essay: Chinese events in Olympics

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Now, China has risen and it is organized and the world no longer laughs at China. It showed that by its display in the opening ceremony, in a way symbolizing its rise. However, the vein of the article shows this as an attempt at impressing the West and only secondary until progress is made into indicators that are based so much on western derived values. This is further antagonized considering that many other countries in the world have similar problems of human rights as China but they are not the focus of this much criticism. The Western media seems bent on teaching China alone to mend its ways.

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Essay: Travel to London

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St. Paul’s Cathedral

The St. Paul’s Cathedral is a cathedral located in the centre of London city on Ludgate Hill. This Cathedral serves as the seat of Bishop of London.  It was designed by Sir Christopher Wren in 1668. The design of the Cathedral went through several stages. Sir Wren started the design of the cathedral before the great fire of London which contained a spire; however, the spire was replaced by a Dome after the fire was extinguished. The cathedral represents a Renaissance style which shows the baroque of England. The dome of the cathedral had its inspiration in St.Peter’s Basilica in Rome. The cathedral was also a target for German bombers during the Blitz, but survived several attempts to demolish it.  The cathedral also serves as Order of the British Empire Chapel as well as Treasury. It is also home of a number of tombs of famous figures of England including Lord Kitchener, General Isaac Brock, Sir Winston Churchill and Sir Alexander Fleming.

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