• Theses about eco-tourism
Eco-tourism is a popular thesis subject amongst those studying tourism, as the subject's concerns with the environment reflect modern attitudes and concerns about the environment, and the sustainability of tourism in vulnerable areas. Good ideas for a thesis topic in this area may include titles such as: How could "x" area be developed into a new eco-tourism destination?; do tourists prefer international eco-tourism over domestic eco-tourism?; are More Economically Developed Countries using eco-tourism more effectively than Less Economically Developed Countries?.
• Theses about dark tourism
Dark tourism seems to have a certain attraction to both tourists and students of tourism alike. Dark tourism involves turning areas or sites of well-known suffering and death into tourist destinations. An example would be the Nazi concentration camps at Auschwitz-Berkanau. The suffering and death could be man-made, as in the previous example, or be due to natural disaster, such as the volcano at Pompeii. Thesis questions on dark tourism could be: Does dark tourism provide more benefit than moral discomfort to the areas in which it takes place?; marketing of a dark tourism site in a sensitive way; the perception of "x" dark tourism site by international tourists.
• Theses about tourism management
Strong thesis titles in the area of tourism management could include: The appeal of "x" destination as a site of leisure and recreation; do tourists prefer to travel abroad or domestically for leisure and recreation?; what factors affect the choice of a summer holiday for the average Briton?