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Indigenous People and Tourism – Film and discussion

Indigenous People and Tourism – Film and discussion

Indigenous peoples are self-defined groups of ethnically and culturally distinct peoples, whose language, traditions and social institutions have largely withstood the impacts of colonisation or other incoming groups and cultures to a region. Whilst indigenous tourism can be very positive, a ...

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Look beyond the lights….

Look beyond the lights….

Helen Jennings, Tourism Concern writer, reflects on Indigenous Tourism in Scandinavia: In thinking about holidays in Scandinavia, perhaps most people think about the Northern Lights. An enormous quantity of literature, advertisements and film encourage us to think this way. While ...

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Indigenous peoples and cultural tourism

Helen Jennings, Tourism Concern writer, draws observations from a Canadian case study: One arena in which indigenous peoples are being encouraged to become more active in their communities is with regard to ‘cultural tourism’. Heritage sites are springing up across the ...

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Indigenous people and tourism

Indigenous people and tourism

Indigenous peoples frequently suffer greatly due to tourism. Indigenous peoples are self-defined groups of ethnically and culturally distinct peoples, whose language, traditions and social institutions have largely withstood the impacts of colonisation or other incoming groups and cultures to a ...

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