Cultural tourism: a glossary

Cultural tourism: a glossary

By The Audience Agency


This short but useful glossary provides an explanation of some of the most commonly occurring terms used within the field of cultural tourism. You'll find a list of terminology and definitions - a must for anyone who has cultural tourists as a priority audience group.

  • Allocation

A block booking of hotel rooms or airline seats by an operator or agent who
can then call on that allocation without having to keep re-checking availability
with the hotel or airline, until a specified release date.

  • Business Travel

For commerce rather than pleasure.

  • Convention or Conference Bureau Usually a publicly funded organisation charged with the promotion of a town or region for conferences, meetings and exhibitions.
Resource type: Guide/tools | Published: 2013