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The management of long-distance trails was investigated through a review of global case studies including the Munda Biddi Trail (Australia), Nga Haerenga Cycle Trail (New Zealand), Arizona Trail and Appalachian Trail and Pacific Crest Trail (USA), West Highland Way (UK), Lechweg (Germany/Austria),...

Author(s)
Stender, K.; Sanders, D.; Dowling, R.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Putnam Valley, USA
Citation
Tourism Analysis, 2018, 23, 3, pp 365-376
Abstract

A popular trend is for US colleges to organise short-term, self-funded trips for students to volunteer for several weeks in poverty-stricken communities in the global South. To explore the cultural implications of short-term, international volunteer projects, I undertake an ethnographic study of...

Author(s)
Park JiHoon
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Tourism Geographies, 2018, 20, 1, pp 144-162
Abstract

What role do animals have in a future tourism world - in the year 2070? Contemplating over meat and fish delights on restaurant menus, hunting for sport and leisure purposes, and the presence of safaris and zoos have aspects in common, significantly animals are central to their existence and...

Author(s)
Wright, D. W. M.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Futures (Oxford), 2018, 95, pp 58-75
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Security concerns especially from terrorism events and travel warnings against the country presents a challenge to the tourism industry in Kenya. This study applies the Arellano-Bond difference GMM model to analyze the effects of terrorism and travel warning on demand for tourism in Kenya....

Author(s)
Masinde, B.; Buigut, S.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Putnam Valley, USA
Citation
Tourism Analysis, 2018, 23, 2, pp 283-288
Abstract

This article scrutinises how Afro-diasporic tourists exemplify concepts of liminality, historical memory, and racial construction while engaging in heritage tourism, and how these concepts inform the host community's perception of the visitors. It includes the results of extensive interviews with...

Author(s)
Parry, T. D.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Journal of Contemporary African Studies, 2018, 36, 2, pp 245-263
Abstract

Angling for adult black bass Micropterus spp. as they defend nests containing eggs or fry (i.e., bed-fishing) has drawn concerns from fishery managers and anglers due to negative impacts on reproductive success. Research efforts, however, have failed to consider bed-fishing scenarios other than...

Author(s)
Hargrove, J. S.; Allen, M. S.; Weyl, O. L. F.; Crandall, C. A. C.; Austin, J. D.
Publisher
Wiley, Hoboken, USA
Citation
North American Journal of Fisheries Management, 2018, 38, 2, pp 334-345
Abstract

Geographers have certainly contributed actively to the extant scholarly literature relating to tourism work and workers. Nevertheless, with few notable exceptions, most of this research has been piecemeal and case-based demonstrating unawareness of broader theoretical discussions and debates within ...

Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Tourism Geographies, 2018, 20, 1, pp 1-162
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Cover for Religious pilgrimage routes and trails: sustainable development and management.

Through a combination of theoretical and case-study chapters, this volume focuses on religious routes and trails in terms of their spiritual, cultural and economic meanings, and considers the opportunities and challenges arising from their recent increase in popularity. The book is divided into...

Author(s)
Olsen, D. H.; Trono, A.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786390271)
Type
Book
Abstract

This paper seeks to explore how social entrepreneurs are relevant to our consideration of rural destination development. While many peripheral rural areas face significant challenges in terms of sustaining communities and attracting tourists it is often social entrepreneurs, as much as traditional...

Author(s)
Mottiar, Z.; Boluk, K.; Kline, C.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Annals of Tourism Research, 2018, 68, pp 77-88
AbstractFull Text

Wine tourism has developed in Spain at a slower rate than elsewhere, because of a less successful destination management approach among other reasons. In this framework, it is relevant to identify and analyse successful wine tourism destinations worldwide, as their policy and governance practice...

Author(s)
Fernández Alonso, A.; Amo, L. H.; Vidal, J. A.
Publisher
Universidad de la Laguna, La Laguna, Spain
Citation
PASOS: Revista de Turismo y Patrimonio Cultural, 2017, 15, 4, pp 793-805

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