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Cover for Overtourism: excesses, discontents and measures in travel and tourism.

This book is concerned with the various dimensions of overtourism, including the social and economic impacts of excessive tourism and the management and policy measures to address it. The 10 chapters present case studies contributing to the overtourism discussion from diverse perspectives and...

Author(s)
Milano, C.; Cheer, J. M.; Novelli, M.
ISBN
2019 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786399823)
Type
Book
Abstract

Seasonality is a phenomenon that affects the vast majority of tourist destinations. The negative aspects of seasonality have been widely discussed from economic, social and environmental points of view. On the contrary, the unreliability of tourism demand forecasts is rarely listed among the...

Author(s)
Vergori, A. S.
Publisher
Sage Publications Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Tourism Economics, 2017, 23, 5, pp 1011-1027
Abstract

Background: Reducing sitting time as well as increasing physical activity in inactive people is beneficial for their health. This paper investigates the effectiveness of the European Fans in Training (EuroFIT) programme to improve physical activity and sedentary time in male football fans,...

Author(s)
Wyke, S.; Bunn, C.; Andersen, E.; Silva, M. N.; Nassau, F. van; McSkimming, P.; Kolovos, S.; Gill, J. M. R.; Gray, C. M.; Hunt, K.; Anderson, A. S.; Bosmans, J.; Jelsma, J. G. M.; Kean, S.; Lemyre, N.; Loudon, D. W.; Macaulay, L.; Maxwell, D. J.; McConnachie, A.; Mutrie, N.; Nijhuis-van der Sanden, M.; Pereira, H. V.; Philpott, M.; Roberts, G. C.; Rooksby, J.; Røynesdal, Ø. B. (et al)
Publisher
Public Library of Sciences (PLoS), San Francisco, USA
Citation
PLoS Medicine, 2019, 16, 2, pp e1002736
Abstract

This paper analyses the use of the main e-tourism platforms by European tourists. A computer-aided Web interview (CAWI) was used to conduct the research in 19 European countries: Germany, Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Spain, Finland, France, Holland, Ireland, Italy, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Russia,...

Author(s)
David-Negre, T.; Almedida-Santana, A.; Hernández, J. M.; Moreno-Gil, S.
Publisher
Springer Berlin, Heidelberg, Germany
Citation
Information Technology and Tourism, 2018, 20, 1/4, pp 131-152
Abstract

This issue comprises seven papers based on presentations at a workshop that aimed to advance the understanding of ways to enhance local landscape scale integration of global policy agendas. The papers look at: conservation policy and farm practices in the Canadian and US Corn Belts; the...

Author(s)
Swaffield, S.; Primdahl, J.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Landscape Research, 2014, 39, 2, pp 101-217
Abstract

Background: Physical inactivity is one of the four leading behavioural risk factors for non-communicable disease (NCD). Like tobacco control, increasing levels of health-enhancing physical activity (HEPA) will require a national policy framework providing direction and a clear set of actions....

Author(s)
Bull, F.; Milton, K.; Kahlmeier, S.; Arlotti, A.; Juričan, A. B.; Belander, O.; Martin, B.; Martin-Diener, E.; Marques, A.; Mota, J.; Vasankari, T.; Vlasveld, A.
Publisher
BMJ Publishing Group, London, UK
Citation
British Journal of Sports Medicine, 2015, 49, 11, pp 749-756
Abstract

Background: Mental health disorders are major contributors to the global burden of disease and their inverse relationship with physical activity is widely accepted. However, research on the association between physical activity and positive mental health outcomes is limited. Happiness is an example ...

Author(s)
Richards, J.; Jiang XiaoXiao; Kelly, P.; Chau, J.; Bauman, A.; Ding Ding
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
BMC Public Health, 2015, 15, 53, pp (31 January 2015)
Abstract

This special issue discusses entrepreneurship and innovation. The issue consists of six papers. The first paper discusses the Portuguese experience of being entrepreneurial and innovative. The second paper focuses on the Greek experience of building innovation and dynamic capabilities. The third...

Author(s)
Ratten, V.
Publisher
Inderscience Enterprises Ltd, Geneva, Switzerland
Citation
International Journal of Entrepreneurship & Small Business, 2009, 7, 4, pp 389-487
Abstract

To investigate trends in travel-associated morbidity with particular emphasis on emerging infections with the potential for introduction into Europe, diagnoses of 7,408 returning travellers presenting to 16 EuroTravNet sites in 2010 were compared with 2008 and 2009. A significant increase in...

Author(s)
Gautret, P.; Cramer, J. P.; Field, V.; Caumes, E.; Jensenius, M.; Gkrania-Klotsas, E.; Vries, P. J. de; Grobusch, M. P.; Lopez-Velez, R.; Castelli, F.; Schlagenhauf, P.; Askling, H. H.; Sonnenburg, F. von; Lalloo, D. G.; Loutan, L.; Rapp, C.; Basto, F.; O'Connor, F. S.; Weld, L.; Parola, P.
Publisher
European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control, Stockholm, Sweden
Citation
Eurosurveillance, 2012, 17, 26, pp 16-26
Abstract

Background. Human African trypanosomiasis (HAT) can affect travelers to sub-Saharan Africa, as well as migrants from disease endemic countries (DECs), posing diagnosis challenges to travel health services in non-disease endemic countries (non-DECs). Methods. Cases reported in journals have been...

Author(s)
Simarro, P. P.; Franco, J. R.; Cecchi, G.; Paone, M.; Diarra, A.; Postigo, J. A. R.; Jannin, J. G.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell, Boston, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel Medicine, 2012, 19, 1, pp 44-53

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