Selling Destinations: Geography For The Travel Professional by Marc ManciniSelling Destinations: Geography For The Travel Professional by Marc Mancini

Selling Destinations: Geography For The Travel Professional

byMarc Mancini

Paperback | February 1, 2012

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The fifth Canadian edition of Selling Destinations: Geography for the Travel Professional is an entertaining, practical and highly readable combination workbook/textbook that approaches geography from a travel industry perspective. This best-selling book explores the world's leading centres of tourism and shows how a realistic knowledge of destinations can translate into travel career success. Students, trainees, and professionals will find this book to be an invaluable reference tool.
Marc Mancini is one of the travel industry's best known speakers, educators, and consultants. Currently an Adjunct Professor of Travel at West Los Angeles College, Dr. Mancini has appeared on CNN, ABC's Good Morning America, and Showtime. He was named Educator of the Year by the International Society of Travel and Tourism Educators.
Title:Selling Destinations: Geography For The Travel ProfessionalFormat:PaperbackDimensions:624 pages, 10.83 × 8.37 × 0.87 inPublished:February 1, 2012Publisher:Nelson College IndigenousLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0176500081

ISBN - 13:9780176500085

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Table of Contents

Part One: Basic Ingredients: Geography and How to Sell It Part Two: North America: Charm of the Familiar Chapter 1: Atlantic Canada: Legacy of the Sea Chapter 2: Ontario and Quebec: A Tale of Twos Chapter 3: Western Canada: Anything and Everything Chapter 4: Northern Canada and Alaska: Far North Adventure Chapter 5: New England: The Cradle of LibertyChapter 6: New York and New Jersey: Broadway and Boardwalk Chapter 7: Pennsylvania, Maryland, Virginia, and Washington, D.C.: The Mid-Atlantic Medley Chapter 8: Florida: Where the Mouse RoarsChapter 9: California and Arizona: Glamour and GrandeurChapter 10: Hawaii: Paradise Found Chapter 11: American Potpourri (East)Chapter 12: American Potpourri (West)Part Three: Latin America and the Caribbean: Rhythms of Culture Chapter 13: Mexico: Tropical Fiesta Chapter 14: The Caribbean: A Sea of Nations Chapter 15: Brazil: Where Everything Sizzles Chapter 16: Latin American Potpourri Part Four: Europe: Continental Flair Chapter 17: Great Britain and Ireland: Foreign, Yet FamiliarChapter 18: France: The Movable Feast Chapter 19: Italy: Pisa and PizzaChapter 20: Spain and Portugal: Everything under the SunChapter 21: Germany: Romantic Roads Chapter 22: Greece and Turkey: An Odyssey of Culture Chapter 23: European Potpourri Part Five: Africa and the Middle East: Savannahs and Sand Chapter 24: Egypt: Riddles in the Sand Chapter 25: Israel, Palestine, and Jordan: The Holy Lands Chapter 26: Kenya and Tanzania: The Lion Sleeps Tonight Chapter 27: African and Middle Eastern Potpourri Part Six: Asia and the Pacific: Rim of Mystery Chapter 28: Australia and New Zealand: Where Things Are Jumping Chapter 29: The Pacific: Fantasy Islands Chapter 30: Japan: Pearl of the Orient Chapter 31: Singapore and Thailand: Crossroads of Asia Chapter 32: China: Of Red and Gold Chapter 33: Asia and the Pacific Potpourri Appendix A: Average Length of Stay-Leisure Travellers Appendix B: Research Resources Appendix C: Destination-Related Feature Films Index