Overview for Travel and Tourism
The revolutionary tide in travel and tourism has opened up novel, and innovative vistas for living life comfortably and with tremendous ease. In past, only the rich were privileged enough to travel by air and visit Privatisation, globalisation and open market system should be given ample credit for providing, even the midlayer of the society with an opportunity to enjoy, what the rich used to do. Many competitors are in the market in this field. Now these competitors are vying one another for providing the customers with more and more facilities and the most reasonable fare packages. Seasonal and festival packages are often announced for thee customers. The customers, in turn, are cashing in on these advantages widely. As a result, the whole lifestyle has been changed, the world over. The middle class people of fastly developing economies like India are venturing out of their confined localities to know the world closely. Through their visits of foreign countries, assimilation of varied cultures takes place. This proves to be boon to the universal brotherhood.
In spite of all these seemingly positive sides of this industry, the customers (read) tourists are very often duped and overcharged by some tour and travel agencies. The foreign tourists very often fall pray to the wickedness of the cancerous elements of the industry. They should be curbed the concerned authority, with a strong resolve.
Present work has been resulted out of an immense analytical and well-researched attempt on the part of the undersigned. This book should prove to be a must for students, teachers and research scholars, etc.
All genuine suggestions and proposals will be accepted humbly and taken into account with due concern.
Manohar Puri (Author)
Manohar Puri was born in undivided India on2nd Oct. 1944 in Lahore. Keen Trekker and Traveller by nature he is a journalist by profession. He has, a flare for writing since his childhood. After completion of his post-graduation in Political Science he took up writings as his career. His is also the author of "Plato Aur Areistoo Ke Darshnik Sidhant", Puri's international law, "Do Samyawadi Vaiyasthain", Atit Ki Parchhaiyan" and "Mother India Children Abroad". His articles on current topics are appearing regularly in many dailies and weeklies. He is a Popular and regular feature writer for All India Radio. Manohar Puri has traveled widely in India and Abroad. For a long period he has traveled in Africa and Europe more that once. Being a poet and short story writer, he has seen the mountains closely but in a different perspective.
Gian Chand (Author)
Gian chand was born and brought up in Kangra Valley of Himachal Pradesh and has good understanding of the Mountains. After serving the Mountaineering Institute and allied Sports Manali, Himachal Pradesh for sixteen years as Instructor and Administrator he opened a trekking organization namely, "International Trekkers", at Manali. He has explored many treks indifferent parts of India, Nepal and Bhutan. He has written technical books on Fundamentals of Mountain Climbing. His books Namely Mountain Walking", "Rock Climbing, "Parvatabharman" and "Environment and Man" are very popular. Mr. Gian Chand's book, "Trekking in India" has crossed the frontiers of this country and is liked and appreciated in Europe and other countries. He is liked and appreciated in Europe and other countries. He is also contributing articles on Mountaineering and tourism in India and foreign journals.