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Tourism in Paraguay

Tourism in Paraguay employs 9500 people, according to data from 2010. According to figures from the World Tourism Organization, for the period 2013-2014 Paraguay was the least visited country of South America after Guyana and Suriname, with only ...

                                               

Tourism in Peru

Since the 2000s, Tourism in Peru makes up the nations third largest industry, behind fishing and mining. Tourism is directed towards archaeological monuments, ecotourism in the Peruvian Amazon, cultural tourism in colonial cities, gastronomic tou ...

                                               

Tourism in Poland

Poland is a part of the global tourism market with constantly increasing number of visitors. Tourism in Poland contributes to the countrys overall economy. The most popular cities are Krakow, Warsaw, Wroclaw, Gdansk, Poznan, Szczecin, Lublin, Tor ...

                                               

Tourism in Portugal

Tourism in Portugal serves millions of international and domestic tourists. Tourists visit to see cities, historic landmarks, enjoy beaches, or religious sites. In 2017, Portugal had 23 million visitors. The most popular destinations were Lisbon, ...

                                               

Tourism in France

Tourism in France directly contributed 79.8 billion euros to gross domestic product, 30% of which comes from international visitors and 70% from domestic tourism spending. The total contribution of travel and tourism represents 9.7% of GDP and su ...

                                               

Tourism in Kosovo

Kosovo is situated in south-eastern Europe. With its central position in the Balkans, it serves as a link in the connection between central and south Europe, the Adriatic Sea, and Black Sea. Tourism in Kosovo is characterized by archaeological he ...

                                               

Tourism in Serbia

Tourism in Serbia is officially recognised as a primary area for economic and social growth. The hotel and catering sector accounted for approximately 2.2% of GDP in 2015. Tourism in Serbia employs some 75.000 people, about 3% of the countrys wor ...

                                               

Tourism in Rwanda

Tourism in Rwanda is rapidly increasing. In 2010, 666.000 tourists visited the country. This resulted in tourism revenues of 0 million, an increase of 14% over 2009. To further place Rwanda on the world map as a first class tourism destination, R ...

                                               

Tourism in Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia is the second biggest tourist destination in the Middle East with over 16 million visiting in 2017. Although most tourism in Saudi Arabia still largely involves religious pilgrimages, there is growth in the leisure tourism sector. As ...

                                               

Tourism in North Macedonia

Tourism in North Macedonia is a large factor of the nations economy. The countrys large abundance of natural and cultural attractions make it suitable for tourism. In 2019, North Macedonia received 1.184.963 tourist arrivals out of which 757.593 ...

                                               

Tourism in Somalia

Tourism in Somalia is regulated by the Federal Government of Somalias Ministry of Tourism. The industry was traditionally noted for its numerous historical sites, beaches, waterfalls, mountain ranges and national parks. After the start of the civ ...

                                               

Economy of Sudan

The economy of Sudan has boomed on the back of increases in oil production, high oil prices, and large inflows of foreign direct investment until the second half of 2002. GDP growth registered more than 10% per year in 2006 and 2007. From 1997 to ...

                                               

Economy of Tajikistan

The economy of Tajikistan is dependent upon agriculture and services. Since independence, Tajikistan has gradually followed the path of transition economy, reforming its economic policies. With foreign revenue precariously dependent upon exports ...

                                               

Tourism in Thailand

Tourism is an economic contributor to the Kingdom of Thailand. Estimates of tourism revenue directly contributing to the GDP of 12 trillion baht range from one trillion baht 2.53 trillion baht, the equivalent of 9% to 17.7% of GDP. When including ...

                                               

Tourism in Turkey

Tourism in Turkey is focused largely on a variety of historical sites, and on seaside resorts along its Aegean and Mediterranean Sea coasts. Turkey has also become a popular destination for culture, spa, and health care. At its height in 2019, Tu ...

                                               

Tourism in Uganda

Tourism in Uganda is focused on Ugandas landscape and wildlife. It is a major driver of employment, investment and foreign exchange, contributing 4.9 trillion Ugandan shillings to Ugandas GDP in the financial year 2012-13. Tourism can be used to ...

                                               

Tourism in Uzbekistan

Uzbekistan is a country with potential for an expanded tourism industry. Many of its Central Asian cities were main points of trade on the Silk Road, linking Eastern and Western civilizations. Today the museums of Uzbekistan store over two millio ...

                                               

Tourism in Uruguay

Tourism in Uruguay is one of the most important facets of the nations economy. Uruguay has different tourist destinations among those that stand Punta del Este, Piriapolis, Montevideo, Colonia del Sacramento, Salto, Lavalleja, Rocha, Artigas, Riv ...

                                               

Tourism in Turkmenistan

Turkmenistan is a country with large potential for an expanded tourism industry. Many of its Central Asian cities were main points of trade on the Silk Road, linking Eastern and Western civilizations. Many neighboring countries promote their coun ...

                                               

Tourism in Wales

Wales is an emerging tourist destination, with 8.078.900 visitors to National Trust and Wales Tourist Board destinations in 2002. As of 2017 the tourism industry in Wales has been estimated to have an annual turnover of £4.8 billion. In 2005 tour ...

                                               

Tourism in Khabarovsk Krai

Tourism in Khabarovsk Krai is dominated by outbound tourism rather than inbound one. Domestic tourist resources are basically nature related. The territory is located in the Far East of Russia and boasts one of the major attraction - the Amur riv ...

                                               

Tourism in Finland

Finland attracted over 6.7 million foreign tourists in 2017, with most, 3.6 million, coming from other European Union states. In 2017, the value added by tourism was about 4.6 billion euros, or 2.6% of the Finnish GDP, providing approximately 140 ...

                                               

Tourism in Croatia

Tourism is a major industry in Croatia. In 2018, Croatia had 19.7 million tourist visitors who made 110.275 million overnight stays. The history of tourism in Croatia dates back to the middle of the 19th century in the period around 1850. It has ...

                                               

Tourism in the Central African Republic

Tourism in the Central African Republic has been negatively affected by its recent troubled history and fighting in neighboring countries. Security in the country is unstable, particularly in its north and northwest. In 2007 and 2008 the United S ...

                                               

Tourism in Åland

Tourism in Åland revolves around the Åland Islands and various attractions in the capital of Mariehamn. About 44% of tourists are from Finland. Tourism is promoted by Visit Åland, the official tourism organisation of the Åland Islands.

                                               

The Bahamas

The Bahamas), known officially as the Commonwealth of The Bahamas, is a country within the Lucayan Archipelago in the West Indies. It is a member of the Commonwealth Realms under the monarchy of Queen Elizabeth II. The archipelagic state consists ...

                                               

Tourism in Vietnam

Tourism in Vietnam is a component of the modern Vietnamese economy. In 2019, Vietnam received 18 million international arrivals, up from 2.1 million in the year 2000. The Vietnam National Administration of Tourism is following a long-term plan to ...

                                               

Tourism in Ethiopia

Tourism in Ethiopia accounted for 5.5% of the countrys gross domestic product in 2006, having barely increased 2% over the previous year. The government is proving its commitment and willingness to develop tourism through a number of initiatives. ...

                                               

Tourism in Sweden

Tourism in Sweden made up a relatively small part of the Swedish economy in 2011 at 2.9% of the countrys GDP; at this time, tourism brought in 264 billion Swedish krona, 98.8 billion of which was foreign visitor expenditure in Sweden. 7.1% of Swe ...

                                               

Tourism in Switzerland

Tourists are drawn to Switzerlands diverse landscape as well as activities. Most interesting are the Alpine climate and landscapes, in particular for skiing and mountaineering. As of 2016, tourism accounted for an estimated 2.6% CHF 16.8 billion ...

                                               

Tourism in the Czech Republic

The Czech Republic has become one of the major tourist destinations in Europe, receiving over 20 million visitors yearly. The capital, Prague, is the most popular destination, by itself receiving over 8 million visitors annually out of which almo ...

                                               

Tourism in Montenegro

Montenegro is one of the fastest-growing tourist destinations. In 2007, over a million tourists visited Montenegro, making some 7.3 million overnight stays. This accounted for some 480 million euros in tourism revenue in 2007. In 2015, tourism re ...

                                               

Tourism in Chile

Since the mid-1990s, tourism in Chile has become one of the main sources of income for the country, especially in its most extreme areas. In 2005, this sector grew by 13.6%, generating more than US0 million, equivalent to 1.33% of the national GD ...

                                               

Tourism in Chad

Tourism in Chad is a relatively minor industry. Most travellers are attracted by Chads hunting capabilities and its Zakouma National Park. Tourists must have valid passports and visas, as well as evidence of yellow fever immunization. As of 2000, ...

                                               

Tourism in Uttarakhand

Uttarakhand is a state North Indian region of Himalayas. The state is popularly known as Devbhumi due to the presence of numerous Hindu pilgrimage sites. As a result, religious tourism forms a major portion of the tourism in the state. The touris ...

                                               

Tourism in San Marino

Tourism in San Marino contributes a large part of San Marinos GDP, with approximately 2 million tourists visiting per year. Most tourists who visit San Marino are Italian, usually consisting of people who come to spend holidays in the Romagna riv ...

                                               

Tourism in Tanzania

Tanzania is a country with many tourist attractions. Approximately 38 percent of Tanzanias land area is set aside in protected areas for conservation. There are 17 national parks, 29 game reserves, 40 controlled conservation areas and marine park ...

                                               

Economy of Tasmania

The major industries of Tasmania, have been: mining, agriculture, aquaculture, fishing, forestry; and tourism. Mining has including copper, zinc, tin, iron and gold. Food production has included salmon, beef, chicken, pork, dairy and lamb farming ...

                                               

Ministry of Tourism (India)

The Ministry of Tourism, a branch of the Government of India, is the apex body for formulation and administration of the rules, regulations and laws relating to the development and promotion of tourism in India. It facilitates the Indian departme ...

                                               

Extreme tourism

Extreme tourism is a niche in the tourism industry involving travel to dangerous places or participation in dangerous events. Extreme tourism overlaps with extreme sport. The two share the main attraction, "adrenaline rush" caused by an element o ...

                                               

Excursion

An excursion is a trip by a group of people, usually made for leisure, education, or physical purposes. It is often an adjunct to a longer journey or visit a place, sometimes for other purposes. Public transportation companies issue reduced price ...

                                               

Ecotourism

Ecotourism is a form of tourism involving visiting fragile, pristine, and relatively undisturbed natural areas, intended as a low-impact and often small scale alternative to standard commercial mass tourism. It means responsible travel to natural ...

                                               

Halal tourism

Halal tourism is a subcategory of tourism which is geared towards Muslim families who abide by rules of Islam. The hotels in such destinations do not serve alcohol and have separate swimming pools and spa facilities for men and women. Malaysia, T ...

                                               

Dark tourism

Dark tourism has been defined as tourism involving travel to places historically associated with death and tragedy. More recently, it was suggested that the concept should also include reasons tourists visit that site, since the sites attributes ...

                                               

Tour operator

A tour operator typically combines tour and travel components to create a package holiday. They advertise and produce brochures to promote their products, holidays and itineraries. The most common example of a tour operators product would be a fl ...

                                               

Camping

Camping is an outdoor activity involving overnight stays away from home in a shelter, such as a tent or a recreational vehicle. Typically participants leave developed areas to spend time outdoors in more natural ones in pursuit of activities prov ...

                                               

Scenic route

A scenic route, tourist road, tourist route, tourist drive, holiday route, theme route, or scenic byway is a specially designated road or waterway that travels through an area of natural or cultural beauty. The designation is usually determined b ...

                                               

Suicide tourism

Suicide tourism, or euthanasia tourism, is the practice of potential suicide candidates travelling to a jurisdiction to commit assisted suicide or suicide. In some jurisdictions, assisted suicide is legal.

                                               

Tolkien tourism

Tolkien tourism is a phenomenon of fans of The Lord of the Rings fictional universe travelling to sites of film- and book-related significance. It is especially notable in New Zealand, site of the movie trilogy by Peter Jackson, where it is credi ...

                                               

Rural tourism

Rural tourism focuses on actively participating in a rural lifestyle. It can be a variant of ecotourism. Many villages can facilitate tourism because many villagers are hospitable and eager to welcome visitors. Agriculture is becoming highly mech ...

                                               

Discovery Channel

Discovery Channel is an American pay television network and flagship channel owned by Discovery, Inc., a publicly traded company run by CEO David Zaslav. As of June 2012, Discovery Channel is the third most widely distributed subscription channel ...

                                               

2×2 (TV channel)

2x2 is a Russian television channel. Founded in 1989, it was the first commercial TV station in the Soviet Union. The station shut down in 1994, and it re-opened in 2003. Since then, the channel predominantly broadcasts foreign animated TV series ...

                                               

Animal Planet

Animal Planet is an American pay television channel owned by Discovery, Inc. First established on October 1, 1996, the network is primarily devoted to series and documentaries about wild animals and domestic pets. The channel was originally a joi ...

                                               

CNN

CNN is an American news-based pay television channel owned by AT&Ts WarnerMedia. CNN was founded in 1980 by American media proprietor Ted Turner as a 24-hour cable news channel. Upon its launch in 1980, CNN was the first television channel to ...

                                               

Discovery, Inc.

Discovery, Inc. is an American mass media company based in New York City. Established in 1985, the company primarily operates media properties serving members of "passionate" audiences. The companys core operations consist of a group of non-scrip ...

                                               

Disney Channel

Disney Channel is an American pay television channel that serves as the flagship property of owner Disney Channels Worldwide unit of the Walt Disney Television subsidiary of The Walt Disney Company. Disney Channels programming consists of origina ...

                                               

Investigation Discovery

Investigation Discovery is an American pay television network owned by Discovery, Inc. that features documentary-style programming dealing with true crime subjects, mostly those of a violent nature. As of February 2015, approximately 86.062.000 A ...

                                               

Oprah Winfrey Network

Oprah Winfrey Network is an American basic cable channel jointly owned by Discovery Inc. and Harpo Studios that launched on January 1, 2011, replacing the Discovery Health Channel. The network is led by Oprah Winfrey and largely features entertai ...

                                               

Science Channel

Science Channel is an American pay television channel that is owned by Discovery, Inc. The channel features programming focusing on the fields of wilderness survival, ufology, manufacturing, construction, technology, space, prehistory and animal ...

                                               

Eurosport 1

Eurosport 1 is a pan-European television sports network channel operated by Eurosport, a subsidiary of Discovery, Inc. Discovery took a 20% minority interest share in December 2012, and became majority shareholder in the Eurosport venture with TF ...

                                               

Discovery Family

Discovery Family is an American family-oriented specialty television channel owned by Discovery, Inc. and Hasbro. The network was first launched on October 7, 1996 as Discovery Kids Channel, a spin-off of Discovery Channel that featured science, ...

                                               

Eurosport 2

Eurosport 2 is a European sports television network. It is a sister channel to Eurosport 1 and part of the Eurosport Network. Several different versions of the channel exist across Europe, where television rights for sport differ.

                                               

Top Gear (2002 TV series)

Top Gear is a British motoring magazine, factual television series, conceived by Jeremy Clarkson and Andy Wilman, launched on 20 October 2002, and broadcast in the United Kingdom on BBC Two. The programme is a relaunched version of the original 1 ...

                                               

Top Gear

Top Gear most commonly refers to the following: The lowest gear ratio or ordinally, the highest gear that can be selected in the transmission of a mechanically propelled vehicle Top Gear 2002 TV series, a 65-minute 2002 motoring series, conceived ...

                                               

Top Gear 2

Top Gear 2 is the sequel to the 1992 racer Top Gear. First released in August 1993 for the SNES, May 24, 1994 for the Sega Genesis and in 1994 for Amiga. It was developed by Gremlin Interactive and published by Kemco for the SNES and by Vic Tokai ...

                                               

MPH Show

The MPH Show was a supercar motor show later known as Top Gear Live!. It was held annually at Earls Court beginning in 2003, later expanding to be also held at the Birmingham NEC from 2005 with the two shows being around one week apart. The show ...

                                               

Top Gear Russia

Top Gear Russia is a Russian motoring television series that ran on Ren-TV, and was based on the British program Top Gear produced by the BBC. It premiered on 22 February 2009. The show was cancelled due to low ratings and aired for the last time ...

                                               

Top Gear Australia

Top Gear Australia was an Australian motoring reality television series, based on the British BBC series Top Gear. The programme first premiered on SBS One on 29 September 2008. A second season was ordered following the high ratings for the premi ...

                                               

Top Gear (American TV series)

Top Gear was an American motoring television series, based on the BBC series of the same name. The shows presenters were professional racing driver Tanner Foust, actor and comedian Adam Ferrara, and automotive and racing analyst Rutledge Wood. As ...

                                               

List of Top Gear (American TV series) episodes

The following is a complete episode list of the History Channel television series Top Gear. As of June 28, 2016, there have been 72 episodes broadcast. The show is currently presented by Tanner Foust, Adam Ferrara, Rutledge Wood, and The Stig.

                                               

List of Top Gear episodes

Top Gear is a British television series that focuses on various motor vehicles, primarily cars, in which its hosts conduct reviews on new models, vintage classics, as well as tackling various motoring related challenges, and inviting celebrities ...

                                               

List of Top Gear Australia episodes

The following is a complete episode list of the television series Top Gear Australia since its launch in 2008 on SBS One, and its subsequent move to the Nine Network in 2010. As of 13 September 2011, there have been 23 episodes spanning 4 seasons ...

                                               

Top Gear test track

The Top Gear test track is used by the BBC automotive television programme Top Gear. It is located at Dunsfold Aerodrome in Surrey, United Kingdom. The track was designed by Lotus Cars as a testing facility, with many of its Formula One cars test ...

                                               

The Real Hustle

The Real Hustle is a BBC British television series created by Objective Productions, Alexis Conran and R. Paul Wilson for BBC Three. The show demonstrates confidence and magic tricks, distraction scams and proposition bets performed on members of ...

                                               

Dirty Sexy Money

Dirty Sexy Money is an American prime time drama series created by Craig Wright. It ran on ABC from September 26, 2007, to August 8, 2009. The series was produced by ABC Studios, Bad Hat Harry Productions, Berlanti Television and Gross Entertainm ...

                                               

TLC (TV network)

TLC is an American pay television channel that is owned by Discovery, Inc. Initially focused on educational and learning content, by the late 1990s, the network began to primarily focus towards reality series involving lifestyles, family life, an ...

                                               

Gold Rush (TV series)

Gold Rush is a reality television series that airs on Discovery and its affiliates worldwide. The series follows the placer gold mining efforts of various family-run mining companies, mostly in the Klondike region of Dawson City, Yukon, Canada. I ...

                                               

MythBusters

MythBusters is an Australian-American science entertainment television program created by Peter Rees and produced by Australias Beyond Television Productions. The series premiered on the Discovery Channel on January 23, 2003. The series was trans ...

                                               

Mythbusters Jr.

MythBusters Jr. is an Australian-American science entertainment television program created for the Science TV network and produced by Australias Beyond Television Productions. The series is a spin-off of the TV show MythBusters and follows its pr ...

                                               

MythBusters: The Search

MythBusters: The Search is a reality competition series that aired on Science. The series aimed to determine the hosts of a reboot of the Discovery Channel series MythBusters.

                                               

List of MythBusters episodes

MythBusters is a science entertainment TV program created and produced by Australias Beyond Television Productions for the Discovery Channel. There is no consistent system for organizing MythBusters episodes into seasons. The show does not follow ...

                                               

Brainiac: Science Abuse

Brainiac: Science Abuse is a British entertainment documentary show that aired on Sky One from 13 November 2003 to 30 March 2008. It was created by Executive Producer Stewart Morris and Andy Milligan. During each episode of the show, numerous exp ...

                                               

Extreme Machines

The program feature some of the largest created man-made machines on earth. Like a container ship, Excavators, and Cranes. As taken from the official canadian webpage for Discovery channel: Submarines See how todays nuclear submarines play an int ...

                                               

How the Universe Works

How the Universe Works is a documentary science television series that originally aired on the Discovery Channel in 2010. The first, and fourth to eighth seasons were narrated by Mike Rowe and the second and third by Erik Todd Dellums. The first ...

                                               

Dirty Jobs

Dirty Jobs was a TV series on the Discovery Channel in which host Mike Rowe was shown performing difficult, strange, disgusting, or messy occupational duties alongside the typical employees. The show, produced by Pilgrim Films & Television, premi ...

                                               

Deadliest Catch

Deadliest Catch is a reality television series that premiered on the Discovery Channel on April 12, 2005. The show follows crab fishermen aboard fishing vessels in the Bering Sea during the Alaskan king crab and snow crab fishing seasons. The Ale ...

                                               

How It's Made

How Its Made is a documentary television series that premiered on January 6, 2001, on the Discovery Channel in Canada, and Science in the United States. The program is produced in the Canadian province of Quebec by Productions MAJ, Inc. and Produ ...

                                               

Wheeler Dealers

Wheeler Dealers is a British television series originally produced by Attaboy TV for the Discovery Channel in the UK and Motor Trend Network in the U.S. The programme is fronted by car enthusiast Mike Brewer. Edd China served as the programmes me ...

                                               

Man vs. Wild

Man vs. Wild, also called Born Survivor: Bear Grylls, Ultimate Survival, Survival Game, Real Survival Hero or colloquially as simply Bear Grylls in the United Kingdom, is a survival television series hosted by Bear Grylls on the Discovery Channel ...

                                               

Through the Wormhole

Through the Wormhole is an American science documentary television series narrated and hosted by American actor Morgan Freeman. It began airing on Science in the United States on June 9, 2010. The series ended its run on May 16, 2017.

                                               

Prototype This!

Prototype This! was a TV series that claimed to "look into the viability of gadgets and technology seen in science-fiction movies". The series premiered on October 15, 2008, on The Discovery Channel. It was filmed on Treasure Island in Building 1 ...

                                               

Fight Quest

Fight Quest is a television show on the Discovery Channel that had a preview episode air on December 28, 2007 and began airing weekly on January 4, 2008. The show followed Jimmy Smith and Doug Anderson as they travel around the world learning dif ...

                                               

Destroyed in Seconds

Destroyed in Seconds is a half-hour American television series that aired on Discovery Channel. Hosted by Ron Pitts, it features video segments of various things being destroyed fairly quickly such as planes crashing, explosions, sinkholes, boats ...

                                               

Overhaulin'

Overhaulin is an American automotive reality television series. The show originally ran for five seasons between 2004 and 2008 on TLC. After a four-year hiatus, sixth season premiered on October 2, 2012 on Velocity and Discovery. In June 2019, it ...

                                               

River Monsters

River Monsters is a British and American wildlife documentary television programme produced for Animal Planet by Icon Films of Bristol, United Kingdom. It is hosted by extreme angler and biologist Jeremy Wade, who travels around the globe in sear ...

                                               

Sons of Guns

Sons of Guns is a reality television series that aired on the Discovery Channel between 2011 and 2014. The series centers on Red Jacket Firearms LLC, a Louisiana-based business that manufactures and sells custom firearms to law enforcement, secur ...

                                               

Dual Survival

Dual Survival is a United States reality television series that airs on the Discovery Channel. The show features a pair of survival experts in predetermined scenarios while in challenging environments. For the first two seasons, the show featured ...

                                               

Naked and Afraid

Naked and Afraid is an American reality series that airs on the Discovery Channel. Each episode chronicles the lives of two survivalists who meet for the first time and are given the task of surviving a stay in the wilderness naked for 21 days. E ...

                                               

Talk show

A talk show or chat show is a television programming or radio programming genre in which one person discusses various topics put forth by a talk show host. Usually, guests consist of a group of people who are learned such as current affairs exper ...

                                               

Olya (talk show)

Olya is a Ukrainian talk show on the Novyi Kanal. Adaptation of the American TV show The Ellen DeGeneres Show. The leader and person of the project is Olha Freimut.

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