Tourist Behaviour In Tourism

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Introduction When it comes to attracting tourists to the certain place, motivation plays an enormous role in it. The tourist motivation can be defined as a desire to travel. But what pushes the person to go to travel? Motives by which the tourists can be guided are diverse. They are usually defined by the travel purposes. The purposes of travel can be the most various, starting from the rest, leisure, entertainment, knowledge, sport, and finishing with business purposes. Аnаlysis Between the 1960s and 1970s, the debate among sociologists about the types of tourist and tourist;s behaviour in tourism has began, thus they were in search of the real thing or originality .Soon, defining the tourist's behavior has become a popular topic among…show more content…
He has allocated two extreme types of tourists which are psychocentrics and allocentrics. Each of the types has its own model of behavior,which depends on selection of a particular destination, transportation and etc. If we look trough Plog’s model, my respondent would be considered as an allocentric because of the desire to explore new places and the desire for adventure. As a Allocentrics, she is outward-looking person who like to take risks and seek more adventurous holidays. Additionally, she can easily go to destinations that were not yet explored by the large amount of tourists. On the other hand, comparing to Maslow’s theory my respondent has needs in security which means we can also see her as a near-psychocentric because even considering the fact that she can take risks she is also not a person who would travel in a large groups as it might consequence a lack of personal safety. In addition she can easily visit the familiar places that were discovered by her before which proves us the definition of mid-centric…show more content…
Tourism is the most developed branch of Mexico that promoted by an environment, numerous hotels and beaches, the developed infrastructure, high level of service. By number of the tourists who are annually visiting the country (to 20 million people), Mexico is included into the first ten tourist powers of the world. The picturesque nature the ethnic structure and the rich historical past of Mexicans that was reflected in architectural monuments, attract tourists and according to the research this is what my respondent would look for. Mexico is similar to a kaleidoscope — each traveler sees the sides of this country and if to go to Mexico with open soul, remuneration won't keep itself waiting. Having visited the Mexican peninsula Yucatan, it is possible to see the largest archaeological monuments of the Maya and to visit the well-known resorts with long strips of beaches. Here the surprising nature, excellent places for immersions with coral reeves and is a lot of other delights which will give joy to the tourist. In my opinion it is a perfect place for my respondent as she can enjoy the sun and in the same time explore the
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