In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(actividad)tourismlos ingresos del turismo — income from tourism / from the tourist trade / from the tourist industry
- los efectos del turismo sobre la zona — the effects of tourism / the tourist trade on the area
- dependen del turismo alemán — they rely on German tourists
- oficina de turismo — tourist office
- jóvenes australianos que vienen a hacer turismo por Europa — young Australians who come to tour around Europe
2Motor vehiclesprivate car
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