Adventure tourism and extreme tourism: Pre-class activities

Pre-class activities

Prepare for your class by completing these activities!

Vocabulary matching


The first time you watch the video, pay special attention to the correct pronunciation of the following words:

Blasting off into space, trekking down to the Antarctic, to the depths of the ocean or the peak of Mount Everest, visiting the farthest reaches of the planet, once thought of as impossible, no longer a moonshot.
It’s unpredictable because it’s nature, right?
Last December, a rogue wave smashed into a ship returning from Antarctica, killing one person on board.

Comprehension questions