This paper provides a historical overview of Tourist Guiding, followed by some thoughts and reflections on how we can improve and develop our profession into the 21st Century. Thus, the paper traces the main developments of the profession through time. The idea of the paper is to offer a context to this new Journal, and hopefully entice the reader to draw useful parallels when critically reading the content of this and future issues of this publication.
Brito, Luis Miguel and Farrugia, Glen
"On Tourist Guiding: Reflecting on a Centuries-old Profession and Proposing Future Challenges,"
International Journal of Tour Guiding Research:
1, Article 3.
Available at: https://arrow.tudublin.ie/ijtgr/vol1/iss1/3