Travel Terms

  • Sacred Travel

    Sacred travel, or metaphysical tourism, is a growing niche of the travel market. It attracts New Age believers, primarily middle-aged women, and involves tours and travel to “spiritual hotspots” on the Earth. Destinations are often […]

     
     
  • Universal Human Rights

    December 10, 1948 – Universal Declaration of Human Rights, adopted and proclaimed by the United Nations General Assembly resolution 217 A (III). Preamble Whereas recognition of the inherent dignity and of the equal and inalienable rights […]

     
     
  • Business Travel

    A business trip or official trip is a travel/journey caused by business necessities. The place of employment is left transitionally, e.g. to visit customers, suppliers or a trade fair to participate on congresses or seminars […]

     
     
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis

    A deep vein thrombosis (DVT) is a blood clot that develops in a deep vein, usually in a leg. This is a serious condition. Sometimes these clots can break away and travel through the bloodstream […]

     
     
  • Ecotourism

    Ecotourism involves visiting natural areas with the objectives of learning, studying, or participating in activities that do not bring negative effects to the environment, whilst protecting and empowering the local community socially and economically. It’s […]