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Site: Escola Superior de Educação de Santarém - eLearning
Disciplina: English (2015_TAEIT12)
Glossário: Class Glossary
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Adventure

Adventure are for example activities that require courage to do,namely rock climbing and kayaking.

Archipelago

A group of isands

Attraction

Somewhere or something you can visit that is interesting or enjoyable. 

 

B

Bathing -season

Bathing-season is the time of summer months when the beaches are most search by tourists

Beach

A place where people go to relax or have fun.

Bird watching

Bird watching is a activity of ecotourism to observe birds in their natural environment without intervening in the environment.

C

charter

Hiring transport for a special purpose 

commodity occupancy

Is the percentage of hotel rooms that are full throughout the year.

COUCH SURFING

Couch surfing is a kind of tourism when travelers stay one or two nights at home of friendly hosts for free. It´s connected with a international net-work site nicknamed couchsurfing.com for find where stay when you travel.

Courier

Someone whose job is to help and look after tourists on an organised holidays. 

D

discover

to get to know different people or places, meet other cultures

E

Eco-friendly

Ecological, environmentally friendly

Ecology

Ecology is the word that means the full scale of live. Since the smallest way of live like bacteries to a big animal. 

Ecosystem

Is the fauna and flora in a place and the physical, chemical and biological characteristics where they live.

Ecotourism

Ecotourism, also know as ecological tourism, are tourists activities that search to maintain the environment, culture and nature as in. In Ecotourism pursuit on to preserve natural spaces, improving the lives of local peoples possibly bring about change for sustainable development, but that does not endanger communities or the future of these.

educational tourism

to learn something new

environment

The surroundings in which a plant or animal lives, which tend to influence its development and behaviour.

In:  http://dicionario.reverso.net/ingles-definicao/environment 

Excursion

A short trip or outing to some place usually for a special purpose and with the intention of a prompt return. 

G

Geotourism

Is the tourism that seeks to provide scientific knowledge of geology and geomorphology for sustainable development.

Green building

Is a construct that use non-polluting materials and forms of energy efficient.

Guide

Normally the term is tour guide and is the person who take tourists and he go with them to see the local, tourist attractions and explains the history of the site visit.

H

Habitat

Natural environment where a being is born and grows

Handicrafts

Is the work of handmade items without resorting to industrial processes

health tourism

to look after your body and mind

Heritage Tourism

"Traveling to experience the places, artifacts and activities autentically represent the stories and people of the past". Heritage tourism "can include cultural, historic and natural resources.".

Recovered on January 27, 2016 in www.preservationnation.org/information-center/economics-of-revitalization/heritage-tourism/#.Uz7tU1flvqE

 

Holidays

An extended period of leisure and recreational especially one spend away from home or in travelling. 

Host

Is someone who receives guests in your home.

Hotel

Establishmenent where they temporarily rent furnished rooms whit or whithout food service.

I

Inclusive tourism

Is the tourism designed and adapted for people with special needs much psychological as physical or both.

 

itinerary

a plan that the tourist wishes to follow, the places he wants to know in a new place/country.

J

Jungle

Jungle is a place where are a big diversity of tree, plants and animals that is untouched bybthe mans hand

K

kayaking

kayaking is the way to cross about water courses in a kayak, usually with fast precursor. The vessel in kayaking is different from that in canoeing.

M

Manager

Is the person responsible for the planing of the day-to-day in an kind of business like a restaurant and that person manage a team of others employees of the business

Museum

building in which collections of rare objects are exhibited 

N

natural resources

natural resources are all environments, materials or forces of nature that had no human intervention

Nature tourism

Is the tourism in the nature, with activites in nature life.

New Tourism

This concept don`t mean a new kind of tourism. Is the concept that covers all forms of responsible tourism.

R

Recycling

Is a way to convert garbage and waist into new and usable materials

Resort

Place where people regularly go for holidays.

Responsible tourism

Is the tourism was concerned about the impacts of tourism on a destination and seeks to maximise the positive impacts and minimise the negative impacts

Revenues

Is the billing of an activity.

Rural tourism

Is tourism based on hospitality and cultural and gastronomic traditions from one location

S

Self-catering

Here the concept is that we are eating ourselves to look elsewhere, that means, without being housed with food service.

Sustainability

Capacity to endure 

sustainable

 Capable of being maintained at a steady level without exhausting natural resources or causing severe ecological damage.

In:   http://dicionario.reverso.net/ingles-definicao/sustainable 
T

Tourism

In general, tourism is the concept connected to travel and accommodation of people outside their normal experience, that is, where normally live or work, be that on business travel, leisure or even volunteering.

Tourism development

Is the process of providing facilities and services for visitors.

Tourist

Someone who is visiting a place on holidays. 

tourist receipts

Tourist receipts is the amount of money a country receives from tourism

Travel

Move to a distant location. Experience new cultures and new peopol.

Trip

Travel 

V

Voucher

Is the proof of reservation and payment of stay.

W

Weather

Its the climatic conditions of one certain reagion . 

Example : hot, cold, rainy

Wildlife

The indigenous plants and animals