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Cover for The challenges of natural and cultural heritages of Galapagos and Quito, Ecuador.

This chapter analyses tourism impacts at two UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Ecuador. Recognizing that tourism is a marginal activity in general in comparison with other mature destinations in Latin America, the Galapagos and Quito are analysed for their distinctive characteristics, tourism activity ...

Author(s)
Muñoz-Barriga, A.; Maldonado Pérez, G.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781789243048)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

Understanding spatial patterns of visitation and benefits accrued to different types of natural and cultural heritage tourists may have important implications for the sustainable management of their destinations. We investigate cultural services accrued to local, domestic and international visitors ...

Author(s)
Ghermandi, A.; Camacho-Valdez, V.; Trejo-Espinosa, H.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Tourism Management, 2020, 77, pp 104002
Abstract

Purpose: This study aims to investigate the antecedents of local residents' heritage resource protection and conservation responsibility behaviors that were identified based on the conceptual premises of value orientation and identity theories for the purpose of providing further insight into the...

Author(s)
Gursoy, D.; Zhang ChaoZhi; Chi HengXuan [Chi, H. X. O. ]
Publisher
Emerald Publishing, Bingley, UK
Citation
International Journal of Contemporary Hospitality Management, 2019, 31, 6, pp 2339-2357
Abstract

The paper analyzes the sustainable rural tourism in Darjeeling Hills that has brought about rural development and economic development. Rural tourism nowadays has become a new form of tourism activity that has contributed towards economic, cultural and social benefits to the society. Rural tourism...

Author(s)
Sunny Rawat
Publisher
Anusha, Nellore, India
Citation
International Journal of Innovative Studies in Sociology and Humanities, 2019, 4, 6, pp 49-68
Abstract

Mountain protected areas play a fundamental role in the conservation of natural environment and at the same time provide the population with social benefits such as offering space for leisure and recreation. Understanding motivations and behavior of protected area visitors is crucial to effectively ...

Author(s)
Taczanowska, K.; González, L. M.; García-Massó, X.; Zięba, A.; Brandenburg, C.; Muhar, A.; Pellicer-Chenoll, M.; Toca-Herrera, J. L.
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Sustainability, 2019, 11, 5, pp 1314
AbstractFull Text

As part of a doctoral dissertation, and through theoretical, descriptive and observational research based on correlational descriptive and experimental theoretical methods, the leading role of the landscape and its resources in the creation and consolidation of coastal tourist destinations is...

Author(s)
Arias González, M. del C.
Publisher
Universidade de Alicante, Alicante, Spain
Citation
Investigaciones Turísticas, 2019, No.17, pp 168-188
AbstractFull Text

The landscape is an important resource for the development of tourism activity, and its degree of conservation affects the decision to visit a destination. The landscape of Cancun has a high ecological and landscape value, despite the modifications it has suffered during the development of tourism. ...

Author(s)
Arias González, M. del C.; Lina Manjarrez, P.; Márquez Linares, M. A.
Publisher
Centro de Investigaciones y Estudios Turísticos, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Citation
Estudios y Perspectivas en Turismo, 2019, 28, 2, pp 526-550
AbstractFull Text

This study aimed to determine the impacts of river-based tourism destinations sustainability of Panay Island in terms of economic viability, socio-cultural equity, and environmental conservation. The study used a quantitative approach using purposive sampling in the selection of target destinations ...

Author(s)
Collado, M. F. C.
Publisher
Taylor's University, Selangor, Malaysia
Citation
Asia-Pacific Journal of Innovation in Hospitality and Tourism, 2019, 8, 2, pp 175-192
Abstract

Sustainability is a dominant paradigm in tourism research yet a lack of research on alternative tourism sectors to deliver sustainable outcomes hinders sustainable tourism research, planning, implementation, policy and management. This research uses a political ecology lens, to dissect how...

Author(s)
Knowles, N. L. B.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Annals of Tourism Research, 2019, 79, pp 102809
Abstract

This paper discusses how authenticity is understood and negotiated in the context of the preservation of urban historic heritage in China today. In the age of rapid economic development and social change, how to safeguard the historic identity and memories embedded in urban districts while...

Author(s)
Zhang YanShuo
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Heritage & Society, 2018, 11, 2, pp 79-104

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