Valuing our cultural heritage gives we better understanding to our place in the world, increasing self esteem and sense of belonging. It increases sense of community and strengths civic pride based on cultural heritage documented history.
Cultural heritage involves tangible item that can be considered valuable to worthy to preservation for the future so that their reflection can be seen as social identity. It also comprises intangible values and customs that re passed from one generation to another. Ecotourism is another term which can be use to describe nature centric travel to comparatively safe areas with focus on education. Ecotourism term consists of cultural tourism, nature tourism, leisure tourism with good amount of adventure.
Ecotourism basically means travel to natural destinations, builds environment awareness, boost financial benefits for nature conservation, gives financial gains and strength Ecotourism basically promotes participatory travel experiences to environments, both in natural and cultural way. It produces viable economic options for the tourism industry and host countries. It makes these resources usable through conservation, beneficial to all tourism industry.
Following are the reasons to preserve and documented our community history
- Records make sure administrative continuity of tourism organizations and business function. They help in smooth running society governed with order and efficiency. It allows citizens to hold public official accountable through organized public records, also taking care of our rights and freedoms. They work as evidence that work against laws or break rules.
- Records helps us to plan for the future in better way by reviewing past mistakes. These materials make us to evaluate society and differentiate the trends form more permanent features of diversified culture.
- Historical records can be used for tourism market with deep knowledge about the community’s history and strengths. They may be used to promote the value of an area of researchers, boosting them to study and write about the nature and history.