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Student Review Questions

Chapter 21

  1. Evaluate the strengths and weaknesses of Japan as a destination for business and leisure tourism.
  2. Discuss whether tourism can be regarded as a force for economic and social change in China and the countries of South-east Asia.
  3. Identify a USP and a potential niche market for tourism in the following destinations:
    • East Timor
    • Tibet
    • Mongolia
    • North Korea
  4. Explain the importance of transport in the development of tourism in the island-nations of East Asia.
  5. Describe some of the natural disasters that have occurred recently in Japan and the countries of South-east Asia, the response by the authorities, and the impact on tourism.