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Abstract

Background: Low levels of leisure-time physical activity (LTPA) during pregnancy have been shown in studies conducted worldwide. Surveillance is extremely important to monitor the progress of physical activity patterns over time and set goals for effective interventions to decrease inactivity among...

Authors
Coll, C. de V. N.; Domingues, M. R.; Hallal, P. C.; Silva, I. C. M. da; Bassani, D. G.; Matijasevich, A.; Barros, A.; Santos, I. S.; Bertoldi, A. D.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd
Publication
BMC Public Health, 2017, 17, 119, pp (25 January 2017)
Abstract

Pollution inherently conjures negative thoughts; particularly when that pollution can be hazardous to your health. However, the extent to which pollution discourages tourism has yet to be studied empirically. In this research letter, we examine the interaction between perceived pollution and...

Authors
Xu Xu; Reed, M.
Publisher
Elsevier B. V.
Publication
Tourism Management Perspectives, 2017, 21, pp 109-112
Abstract

Foods with certificates of quality are gaining more and more relevance in people's diets. Every day there is more of a demand to visit production facilities, to learn how food products are elaborated and to sample them. These products include olive oil, a typical product from Andalusia (southern...

Authors
Millán-Vazquez de la Torre, M. G.; Arjona-Fuentes, J. M.; Amador-Hidalgo, L.
Publisher
Elsevier B. V.
Publication
Tourism Management Perspectives, 2017, 21, pp 100-108
News Article

Tourist accommodation in London recorded more than 56 million overnight stays in 2016 – more than any other city in Europe. Paris stayed in...

Date
March 2017
Authors
David Simpson
Event

28 June - 1 July 2017 - Armeno, Orta Lake

Venue
Armeno, Orta Lake
Country
Italy
AbstractFull Text

This study was based on the hypothesis that "Ecotourism is an important instrument in sustainable rural development and ecologically-based landscape planning approaches which take the objectives of socio-economic development and nature conservation have an effective role in this issue". For this...

Authors
Kİper, T.; Uzun, O.; Topal, T. U.
Publisher
Tarbiat Modares University
Publication
Journal of Agricultural Science and Technology, 2017, 19, 2, pp 293-305
AbstractFull Text

This article analyses the role of monasteries as a sacred space and how their relationship with tourism depicts a landscape of 'good taste'. Monasteries are examples of both tangible and intangible heritage, and are highly symbolic built spaces that have often become the guardians of tradition....

Authors
Aulet, S.; Mundet, L.; Vidal, D.
Publisher
Associação Nacional de Pesquisa e Pós-Graduação em Turisme (ANPTUR)
Publication
Revista Brasileira de Pesquisa em Turismo, 2017, 11, 1, pp 175-196
AbstractFull Text

Tourism promotes regional development growth and the formation of inter-regional networks such as clusters can boost it. The tourism clusters are composed of institutions and organizations in the same geographic region that aim to improve their competitiveness. The analytical perspective of tourism...

Authors
Sohn, A. P.; Silvestrini, C.; Fiuza, T. F.; Limberger, P. F.
Publisher
Associação Nacional de Pesquisa e Pós-Graduação em Turisme (ANPTUR)
Publication
Revista Brasileira de Pesquisa em Turismo, 2017, 11, 1, pp 154-174

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