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Modern tourism is inseparably linked to the act of sightseeing, which means travelling around a city or region to see the interesting places that tourists usually visit.
For tourists it means being shown all relevant sights at their travel destination by knowledgeable tour guides who take you to these places of interest without any great detours. Sightseeing tours can include bus and boat tours or the more traditional city walks. This is an automatic compilation of DW content pertaining to "sightseeing".