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  • n. Plural form of tourist.


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  • It was worse right after… the tourists were on it, like maggots on a puss field… tourists… all kinds .. of every language…

    ugotsoul Diary Entry

  • One of the offensive things about 'tourists' is their assumption that everywhere they go, someone should be available to speak English.

    Political stability and other impressions

  • A bike rental program for tourists is a great idea -- private entrepeneurs already have this downtown.

    Here we go again with the Barcelona bit (Jack Bog's Blog)

  • Tourism is very important in Chiapas and other southern states and this new cuota may be helpful in bringing in more tourists from the northwest.

    The Veracruz You Do Not Know

  • Totaling these conservative numbers, we find that at least 1.5 million tourists from the US visit Vallarta annually.

    The Facts Concerning Violent Crimes Committed Against US Tourists in Mexico

  • The popularity of the islands with tourists is increasing beyond the power of the existing Park facilities to accommodate it, and the Park is under pressure from tour operators and the increasing numbers of large commercial vessels owned by outsiders, whose permits to visit the islands are issued by the merchant marine, not by the Park authorities.

    Galápagos National Park & Galápagos Marine Resources Reserve, Ecuador

  • In this 1950s town with a typical main street and summers full of tourists from the south looking to enjoy the cool mountain air, polio affected everyone.


  • But it's not just foregin tourists, there are many Mexicans at the all-inclusives as well, and they don't venture out to see what the area has to offer, either.

    All Inclusives

  • Anger has been rising in Hong Kong since the Aug. 23 carnage in which a disgruntled former Philippine police officer took the busload of tourists from the Chinese territory hostage in a bid to win his job back.

    Hong Kong Police Inspect Manila Hostage Bus

  • In addition, Japan can expect to see a further increase in Chinese tourists who now find visiting Japan cheaper.

    Yuan Move Has Mixed Impact on Japan


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