The impact of tourism on the socio-cultural environment (for example Hutsulshchyna and Kashubs). Chaplinsky, P., Kibych A.
In article reviewed and analyzed the negative changes in socio-cultural environment of Hutsulshchina and Kashubs – most vividly expressed by ethnographic groups in Ukraine and Poland, resulting from tourism development. Tourism activities should be conducted on the principles of ecotourism.
Key words: socio-cultural environment, the impact of tourism, Hutsulshchyna, Kashubs, ecotourism.