World Tourism Day
World tourism day 2018 will be celebrated on 27th September across the globe. World tourism day or WTD started in the year 1980 and the day 27th September selected on this day United Nations World Tourism Organization law comes into force in the year 1970, which is one of the biggest things happened in global tourism.
The main aim of celebrating world tourism day is to make people understand that role of tourism in people to people connection as well as to exhibit how the social, economic, cultural, political values are affected by it globally.
As per tradition, every year this day celebrated with a particular theme and the theme of world tourism day 2018 is TOURISM AND CULTURAL PROTECTION.
As per UNWTO notification, the WTD provide a great opportunity to raise awareness on tourism’s actual and potential contribution to sustainable development. This year’s World Tourism Day (WTD) will help to put the opportunities provided to tourism, by technological advances including big data, artificial intelligence, and digital platforms, on the map of sustainable development.
The official celebration of world tourism day 2018 will be held in Budapest, Hungary, because of the country offering sustainable growth to tourism and backing it with by consistent policy support and a commitment to the digital future. Other celebrations will take place worldwide.
UNWTO planned to launch tourism startup completion for the first time with the aim to know how could digital technologies and innovation can help tourism and make it more enjoyable.
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World Tourism Day 2018 Images, Quotes & Theme
Travel makes one modest. You see what a tiny place you occupy in the world.
A traveler without observation is a bird without wings.
Two roads diverged in a wood and I – I took the one less traveled by.
To travel is to discover that everyone is wrong about other countries.
Travel is the only thing you buy that makes you richer.
The more I traveled the more I realized that fear makes strangers of people who should be friends.
Stop worrying about the potholes in the road and enjoy the journey.
We travel, some of us forever, to seek other places, other lives, other souls.
Travel and change of place impart new vigor to the mind.
Tourists don’t know where they’ve been, travelers don’t know where they’re going.