What kind of tourist are you/would you be?

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Re: What kind of tourist are you/would you be?

Post by Bilal lala » 07 Oct 2017, 02:05

i would travel to see the different cultures and traditions of different areas. i am really a found of travelling and always wants advanture....

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i love travelling...

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Post by Anjum » 10 Oct 2017, 08:50

I think I would be an eco, museum and adventure tourist.

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Post by ifeoma obike » 12 Oct 2017, 09:05

A mix. I would like to visit historical places, meet people, learn their language, music and culture. I'm not a food enthusiast. I'm always a bit hesitant when it comes to trying new foods

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Post by CrescentMoon » 12 Oct 2017, 16:31

I definitely feel like I would be a mix of all these types, and it also depends on the destination I am at. If I was in the Caribbean, I would want to do pretty much everything. I'd want to eat the food, and go on hikes and adventures. If I was in Europe, I would probably want to go to the museums and again try the food. I feel like I would definitely try to do a little bit of everything.

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Post by Rosemary Okoko » 13 Oct 2017, 04:23

It would be a mix for me as well. I would like to enjoy whatever is interesting while touring to avoid regrets when i get back home and wish i had done more.

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Post by Iammisterjones » 13 Oct 2017, 11:34

I'm the adventurous tourist. I like doing all the fun things the locals do and seeing how they live.

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Post by TheWriteAngel » 13 Oct 2017, 16:05

I am combination of most of the things you mentioned - foodie, architecture, adventurous.

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Post by ritah » 18 Oct 2017, 05:59

foodie, museum, architecture

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foodie, museum, architecture

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Post by Barry1379 » 18 Oct 2017, 10:45

One that is very inquisitive and ready to learn a lot about that place.

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Post by barb429 » 19 Oct 2017, 14:15

I am definitely a mix. I love trying local cuisine and finding all the non-touristy restaurants. But I am a sucker for museums...I always try to hit whatever museums or art galleries are in the area.

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Post by Kat Berg » 20 Oct 2017, 15:02

Wow, such a good question! it really depends on where I am going, how long I get to be there, and how much cost is an issue. My idea of the perfect/dream travel scenario would be to spend a year biking through all the countries in Europe, reading books, drinking coffee, and eating all the yummy food and wine!

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Post by ZeroChill » 20 Oct 2017, 23:51

I am more of a museum type of person, always inspired by the great history of our ancestors and the level of coolness they had, how peaceful their lives were without all the technology

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Post by Aubrey Cana Laine » 22 Oct 2017, 04:58

I'm a tourist who explores food stalls and goes hiking by herself. Preferably within nature.

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Post by henna sonum rajpoot » 28 Oct 2017, 06:58

I have a built-in instinct for exploration and travel so i think for me a blended approach would work well. Food tourist can have the taste of them all as he can observe nature and environment while having delicious food around the corner and can also integrate archaelogical aspect very well

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Post by Ubheeram Nina » 28 Oct 2017, 07:13

As i love adventures, i would like to be an adventure tourist. Exploring nature.

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