THE CASPIAN REGION:Politics, Economics, Culture

Scientific journal

The influence of the information society on the development of tourism

2013. №3, pp. 287-292

Dryagalov Vyacheslav S.  - Leading Expert, Astrakhan State University., 20а Tatischev st., Astrakhan, 414056, Russia,,

Topchiev Mikhail S.  - Ph.D. (Political Science), Leading Expert, Astrakhan State University, 20а Tatischev st., Astrakhan, 414056, Russia,,

The article analyzes some aspects of transformation of tourism under the influence of the information society. After a brief theoretical analysis the conclusion is made that tourism information and saturated activity, almost completely dependent on the images, descriptions, communication and information transfer. Based on this, singles out feature is the link centre holding various producers within the tourism industry is information. Hence so high popularity of tourism in the modern information society.

Key words: information society,people travelling,Global tourist,Internet,tourism,information