International vacationer arrivals reached 1.035 billion in 2012, up from over 996 million in 2011, and 952 million in 2010. In 2011 and 2012, worldwide travel demand continued to recover from the losses ensuing from the late-2000s recession, the place tourism suffered a powerful slowdown from the second half of 2008 by way of the tip of 2009. After a 5% increase within the first half of 2008, development in international tourist arrivals moved into unfavorable territory within the second half of 2008, and ended up only 2% for the 12 months, in comparison with a 7% increase in 2007. The negative development intensified during 2009, exacerbated in some nations because of the outbreak of the H1N1 influenza virus, resulting in a worldwide decline of four.2% in 2009 to 880 million worldwide vacationers arrivals, and a 5.7% decline in international tourism receipts.
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A number of tour businesses have begun providing “volunteer holidays,” which combine features of the leisure journey life-style with volunteering one’s time to an organization in need. This type of touring allows vacationers to enjoy the beauty of a new place whereas giving something back to it. Leisure travel is travel during which the first motivation is to … Read the rest