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The article presents traditional and new spaces of urban tourism in Bielsko-Biala. It is now one of the most rapidly growing forms of tourism, hence the idea of the characteristics of traditional and new urban spaces in Bielsko-Biala. Bielsko-Biala was founded in 1951 as a result of the merger of...

Author(s)
Tkocz, M.
Publisher
Uniwersytet Trzeciego Wieku, Sosnowiec, Poland
Citation
Acta Geographica Silesiana, 2017, No.25, pp 49-60
Abstract

Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to focus on social representations of Warsaw (Poland) as a tourist destination of 210 first visitors from seven EU and extra-EU countries (France, Germany, Italy, Spain, Poland, United Kingdom and United States of America) interviewed before and after their...

Author(s)
Rosa, A. S. de; Dryjanska, L.
Publisher
Emerald Publishing, Bingley, UK
Citation
International Journal of Culture, Tourism and Hospitality Research, 2017, 11, 3, pp 321-340
Abstract

Tourism was a major player in the introduction of mass consumerism in post-war European societies. In Portugal, during the Estado Novo, it remained limited in scale and kind, being mostly targeted at a foreign and up-market consumer niche. In 1964, the number of international tourists finally...

Author(s)
Sampaio, S.
Publisher
Sage Publications Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Tourist Studies, 2017, 17, 2, pp 200-217
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Purpose: This paper aims to consider dark tourism sites and their pivotal role as evidence of atrocity and evil. How they are interpreted and the role of visual imagery, most particularly photography, are considered from the perspective of the locations as heritage and learning sites. The complex...

Author(s)
Lennon, J. J.
Publisher
Emerald Publishing, Bingley, UK
Citation
Worldwide Hospitality and Tourism Themes, 2017, 9, 2, pp 216-227
Abstract

This special issue on dark tourism consists of 10 articles. Several articles deal with German contexts, presenting the legacy of the Nazi regime and providing reflection on the challenging contexts of education and visitation. Other papers deal with the politicisation of dark tourism sites in...

Author(s)
Lennon, J. J.
Publisher
Emerald Publishing, Bingley, UK
Citation
Worldwide Hospitality and Tourism Themes, 2017, 9, 2, pp 130-248
Abstract

Turkey has earned outstanding success in exporting TV series. It is believed that one of the most important results of exporting TV series is to have impact on the increment of the travel demand to Turkey, which is known as film-induced tourism effect. This field emerging recently deals with...

Author(s)
Kantarcİ, K.; Bașaran, M. A.; Özyurt, P. M.
Publisher
Sage Publications Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Tourism Economics, 2017, 23, 3, pp 712-716
Abstract

Purpose - Sex tourism is well documented in the literature, but what about porn tourism? Whether it is a Ping Pong show in Phuket or the Banana show in Amsterdam, porn and tourism have an encounter and gaze no different from the Mona Lisa in the Louvre or magnificent views of New Zealand's Southern ...

Author(s)
Mars, M. S.; Yeoman, I. S.; McMahon-Beattie, U.
Publisher
Emerald Publishing, Bingley, UK
Citation
Journal of Tourism Futures, 2017, 3, 1, pp 39-55
Abstract

Travel narratives can shape tourist imaginings about places, and are a useful tool for understanding tourist experiences. One long-standing media trope is the transformative potential of travel to Italy, especially for women. In this qualitative phenomenological study, contemporary non-fiction...

Author(s)
Laing, J. H.; Frost, W.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Tourism Management, 2017, 62, pp 110-119
Abstract

Plastic waste at the coastal wetland in Martil beach in the North-East of Morocco is one of the problems that have appeared recently. This study aims to characterize the marine debris in the coast of Martil during the year 2015. The sampling is seasonally by type and size. The result shows, for the ...

Author(s)
Alshawafi, A.; Analla, M.; Alwashali, E.; Aksissou, M.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Marine Pollution Bulletin, 2017, 117, 1/2, pp 302-310
Abstract

Children and young people's voices have often been neglected in tourism research, and this is particularly the case when exploring tourism from the host community's perspective. The lack of children and young people in tourism research has been attributed to the slow engagement and adoption of...

Author(s)
Canosa, A.; Wilson, E.; Graham, A.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Current Issues in Tourism, 2017, 20, 8, pp 894-907

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