Life Style / Travel / Independent Tour
Independent Tour: An unescorted tour sold through agents to individuals. For one price, the client receives air travel, accommodation, attraction admissions and typically, car rental.
Tour Wholesaler: A company that usually creates and certainly markets inclusive tours and independent tours for sale through travel agents. Often used interchangeably with tour operator, but several distinct . . . View Full Definition
Sport-Tourer: A Sport-Tourer bike is one that is sporty like a sportbike but capable of touring with some comfort. The speeds and handling are similar to a sportbike but there is usually storage for trave . . . View Full Definition
Sport Tourer: A motorcycle that combines some of the handling and power of a sport bike, with some of the amenities of a touring bike, like saddlebags, comfortable ergonomics, etc. Not as focused as eithe . . . View Full Definition
Tour Basing Fare: A reduced-rate excursion fare available only to those who buy pre-paid tours or packages. Also, any fare offered by a carrier on which a travel agent may claim a higher commission if he sell . . . View Full Definition
Tour Conductor: The person who accompanies and is in charge of a tour, often on a motorcoach tour.
TOUR GUIDE : The leader of a guided tour who possesses in-depth knowledge of an area’s attractions.
Special Interest Tour: A tour designed to appeal to clients with curiosity or concern about a specific subject. Most such tours provide an expert tour leader and usually visit places or events of special interest . . . View Full Definition
Soutenu En Tournant: Similar to tours chaines, a soutenu is a series of turns in quick succession. The dancer must first execute a demi plie while extending the leading leg in a tendu position and then stepping . . . View Full Definition
Package Tour: A tour that includes pre-paid transportation, accommodations and/or some combination of other tour elements, such as meals, transfers, sightseeing or car rental. A package tour may include m . . . View Full Definition