メルバ先生 英文記事紹介 No.31
Global tourism is widely common nowadays most especially to countries with less products made. Tourism is an income generating program in many countries. Gringo Trail is a documentary film that shows the effects of tourism to the culture, economies,and environment. It was written by Pegi Vail, an anthropologists who collected stories from traveler s through Southern America, Asia and Africa. Is tourism destroying the planet? That's one of the several questions he had before he made the documentary film.This film encourages tourist and backpackers to travel more responsibly.This also encourages local governments, tourism industry to work with local communities in order to achieve long-term development.
In this era of globalization, people travel from one place to the other. Some people travel for adventure,for memories,and some wanted to just explore. Tourism became popular global leisure activity nowadays. It provided income to countries or businesses. I could say that the documentary film is an eye-opener among people, governments and the tourism industry of the different countries in the world. Everybody should be aware that every development should always look unto the sustainability without destroying the natural environment.Tourists should be more responsible of their actions not just to enjoy oneself but to be more considerate of the effects that it brought to the environment,culture and economies.