The recent terrorist bombing at the Boston Marathon is a terrible reminder of the threat that this extreme behavior poses to travel and tourism (T&T) phenomena.
1) To what extent is the threat of terrorism harmful to the T&T industry?
2) Identify 5 elements of the tourism system and address what, if any, measures can be taken to protect them from terrorism. Be a specific as possible.
3) What effect do you think heightened security measures will have on the T&T experience? Give some real and/or hypothetical examples.