History of Vietnam

According to the data from 1965 years, the population of Vietnam was 34 million 500 thousand people. 18 million 500 thousand of these people lived in Democratic Republic of Vietnam and 16 million in South Vietnam. 29 million 950 thousand or 85% of inhabitants of Democratic Republic of Vietnam and South Vietnam made up by…

About ecotourism forms

      About wealth and variety of nature tourism forms is possible to convince by visiting amount of world tourist fair, where word “ecotourism” appears near names of the remotest corners of the world. Ecotourism travel agencies offer: hiking into the wildest mountains of the world, diving among coral reefs, exploration of far lands culture, crossing…

Ecotourism infrastructure and services, which accompanying it

Accommodation base. For the green tourism is needed modest (but with all basic amenities) accommodation basis in hospitality of local people, in ecoagrotourism farms, small guesthouses, mountain hostels, cottages, settlements, etc. In Southern and Central America is very famous accommodation basis as wooden sheds-houses covered with Palapa leaves, so called cabañas; and in Mongolia for…

Route division of protected areas

  Sanctuary route (core of protected area): Closed for all form of tourism development; Entrance limited till park workers and scientists, who are making research works. Quite route (silence route) Entrance limited till small groups (max. 12-15 people) in the company of guide; Lack of tourism infrastructure, as accommodation and gastronomic base; Big role of…

Nature tourism

. Green tourism is a form of exploration, which not argues with nature protection, but quite contrary, helps its saving. Nature tourism can efficiently protect natural environment, because of: Increases ecological awareness both tourists and local inhabitants who are interested in region exploration, start to appreciate wealth of nature and take part in its protection;…

Importance of protected areas in ecotourism

Now in the world there are about 44 thousand of legally protected areas, which take almost 10% of Earth surface1. Unfortunately, in most occasions, especially in developing countries, there is only formal protection, mainly because of lack of the funds and protection project support by local communities. In 1997 the World Of Nature Protection, WWF,…

Characteristic features of traveling oriented on ecology. Characteristic of traveling in ecotourism – ideal Conception

Category Characteristic of traveling ecology-oriented Number of people By one or in small group among family or friends Program of expedition Big flexibility, spontaneous choice, own decisions Time of traveling Longer travel, which allows deeper contemplation of surrounding world Style of living during travel Adapter to local traditions, respect to the people and their culture…

Alternative tourism

Another one term, which is used closed to this subject, is alternative tourism. This definition appeared, when in USA were born hippies, counterculture. Bunt and protest of young generation against infrastructure civilization, and conceptual model life, respect of the environment and real connection between people, were also dedicated to traveling. Alternative tourism should be new…

Agriculture as a type ecotourism

Agrotourism is a form of country tourism connected with agriculture. Agrotourism is dynamically developing sector in tourism market of the state. Favorable conditions for its development binded, before all others, with high amount of small individual agriculture farms, which owners looking for additional complementary with agriculture activity sources of income. For example, in 2002 in…

Ecotourism thesis

The thesis “ecotourism” is new in the literature, but conception and style of “green travel” is existing for a long time. Amount of lovers i.e. mountain expeditions or ski were looking for isolated places for their travels, close connection with nature, monuments of the indigenous people past. Although, they didn’t call themselves “ecotourists”, but the…