chapter  25
The tourism geography of Latin America and the Caribbean
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Describe the major physical features and climates of Latin America and the Caribbean, and understand their importance for tourism.

Appreciate the significance of tourism to the economies of the Caribbean islands. Appreciate the cultural heritage of Latin America and the Caribbean. Recognize the importance of adequate infrastructure and political stability in

encouraging tourism development. Recognize the potential for ecotourism in many of the countries of the region. Appreciate the importance of cruise tourism in the Caribbean. Demonstrate a knowledge of the tourist regions, resorts, business centres and

tourist attractions of Latin America and the Caribbean.