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What are built attractions? Eg

Buildings that have been built purposely to attract tourists into that area - Thorpe park, lightbox


What are natural attractions? Eg

An attraction that has been created by nature, many of these are protected and provide facilities so the public are able to enjoy sights- Niagara fall, Yellowstone national park


What are events? Eg

Attractions from small events to large events. In some parts of the country, some places can’t offer built or natural attractions, these events bring income, creates jobs, and wealth in the area- Olympics


International - eg

A global attraction that people are prepared to travel specifically to see - Eiffel Tower


National attraction - eg

People in the country travel to - Lake District


Regional - eg

An attraction in a smaller geographical area - Brighton beach



Smaller sphere of influence which attracts local people - Ripley bonfire