Thoughts on World Tourism Day


A collection of thoughts, via Twitter, from around the world seemed an appropriate article for World Tourism Day.

Tourism is a thread which connects all cultures and peoples. As we travel, explore and discover, the thread gets pulled tighter.
@travel2dot0 

Is there any better way to understand another culture than to experience it in person?
@budgetplaces 

Bringing together visitors and locals in a festival of recognition, discovery and experience.
@calosen 

I can see the pyramids through Google but I cannot understand the Egyptian culture and mentality except by visiting. Tourism links cultures.
@MohamedAElgarhy 

Tourism: Eliminating barriers of language, race, preference, religion, ideology, taste, and distance, creating a global feeling.
– @SEOexpertToday

Tell us, what does World Tourism Day and the idea of Linking Cultures mean to you?

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