There are many positive effects when it comes to tourism and this helps a country to be able to develop and also a community being able to develop economically. In this chapter, we will look into the various advantages and benefits that are brought about with tourist attraction sites and why they are important to be maintained in various regions. Wealth creation is one of the major advantages when it comes to tourist attraction sites and this is because tourism involves a lot of foreign trade and it is able to increase their wealth within a community or an economy through the various economic activities that are involved. A lot of tourists attraction sites are able to bring in a lot of employment not just in the tourism sector but also in other sectors that are also related to the tourism sector such as transport and accommodation and this leads to a community or region having well-employed individuals.
In regions where there are a lot of tourists attractions, it means that the locals or the regionals increase their spending ability and this enables the money to be able to go into circulation freely. Other advantages of tourist attractions include diversification and this is because a lot is involved in the tourism sector and this leads to foreign exchange which is able to also help support the local industry and also helps create a positive rapport between the foreigners and the locals. A lot of tourists attractions leads to increased transportation and infrastructure within the area and this is very good because tourists get to enjoy good transportation and accommodation that also enables them to want to return to the community and this also improves the general infrastructure of the community.
Tourist attractions are also seen to be very important because they lead to improved cultural and social change to the locals and this is because the locals get to appreciate their history and culture which is similarly appreciated with the foreigners and this leads to preservation of cultural heritage and cultural cuisines. Tourist attractions are also quite beneficial because they lead to increased standards of living since they are able to develop other income streams for the locals and also the individuals within a region and this results to an improved economy. In this discussion, we have had the ability to look at the reasons behind tourist attractions and why they should be preserved in various communities and regions.