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Tour Education

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"How are you so passionate about your role? What is tour education?

Is it different from tour guiding?"

I get asked these three questions all the time.

Here are some of the qualitative differences...

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Tourism is a journey

TO

a destination.

Educational Tourism

is when the journey

IS

the destination! 

Engaging Tourism

The meaning of tourism is seeing places of interest.​

The interest of educational tourism is engaging with

places of meaning.

Deeper Tourism

A tour is a quest for new viewing points.

An educational tour includes a quest for new points of view.

Perspective Tourism*

Tourism shows a

perspective of beauty.

Educational tourism is enhanced by the

beauty of perspectives.

*both photos by Josh, taken with only a 5 minute lapse.

Personal Tourism

A history tour is about

His-Story.

A tour educator connects history to YOUR

story.

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Discovery Tourism

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Reveal even more beauty...

...Reveal the rainbow hues and nuances.