The Grand Tour-Tourism

Tourism

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Essay Questions

THE GRAND TOUR: Tourism is one of the dominant leisure activities in the modern Western world. The term has its origins in the so-called Grand Tour of the 18th and the early 19th centuries. What was the Grand Tour? How does it compare to contemporary tourism