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This paper examines the tourism market and its effects on the national economy. Ecological and sociocultural problems cannot be denied. Due to an ever increasing number of tourists, studies of tourism-specific problems are necessary. To suggest and understand steps for the realization of ...

Author(s)
Kirstges, T.
Publisher
Channel View Publications, Clevedon, UK
Citation
Global ecotourism policies and case studies: perspectives and constraints, 2003, pp 1-20
Abstract

This volume is divided into three parts, addressing development issues in nautical tourism (chapters 1-4), cruise tourism as a significant sector of the marine tourism industry (chapters 5-7), and the economic impacts related to nautical tourism (chapters 8-10). The book has a subject index.

Author(s)
Lück, M.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Elmsford, USA
Citation
Nautical tourism: concepts and issues, 2007, pp xiii + 147 pp.
Abstract

This journal issue contains contributions on the following topics: whether ecological and socially acceptable tourism is commercially viable; an overview of alternative tourism activities management in the Argentinian-Chilean Great Lakes Corridor; an analysis of the visitors of Superaüi National...

Author(s)
Lück, M.; Kirstges, T.
Publisher
Multilingual Matters Ltd, Clevedon, UK
Citation
Current Issues in Tourism, 2002, 5, 3/4, pp 167-374
Abstract

Soft adventure is a popular tourism niche that northwest coastal destinations in Europe, such as the province of Zeeland in the Netherlands, are increasingly targeting. Many of these cold-water coastal destinations are struggling with strategies and policies that could maintain or increase their...

Author(s)
Derriks, T.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Putnam Valley, USA
Citation
Tourism in Marine Environments, 2017, 12, 3/4, pp 253-263
Abstract

Research on cruise tourism and the cruise industry is relatively recent given the "newness" of the cruise industry - it has been only 35 years since Carnival Corporation introduced its first purpose-built cruise ship. The number of publications has been until recently relatively small and has...

Author(s)
Klein, R. A.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Putnam Valley, USA
Citation
Tourism in Marine Environments, 2017, 12, 3/4, pp 199-209
Abstract

This chapter presents an overview of new trends in cruise tourism and addresses the question of whether there will be a change in the concept of cruise tourism so that it will better meet the needs of more postmodern tourists. The chapter focuses upon how the Norwegian Coastal Express...

Author(s)
Nilsson, P. Ǻ.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Elmsford, USA
Citation
Nautical tourism: concepts and issues, 2007, pp 83-94
Abstract

This chapter first presents an overview of the growth of the North American cruise industry, the importance of tourism to island microstates, the spatial context of Bermuda's tourism sector, and the historical role of nautical tourism in Bermuda. It then discusses policies put into place by the...

Author(s)
Teye, V. B.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Elmsford, USA
Citation
Nautical tourism: concepts and issues, 2007, pp 61-74
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Tourism and destination strategy.

This chapter explores the concept of a strategy in the tourism sector and introduces a range of concepts that can be used to plan, manage and develop strategy for businesses of all shapes and sizes. The chapter demonstrates this through a structure that reflects the development of strategy in an...

Author(s)
Robinson, P.; Lück, M.; Smith, S.
ISBN
2013 CABI (H ISBN 9781780642970)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

The organizing theme of the 7th International Coastal and Marine Tourism Congress was "Planning, Designing, and Managing the Destination." This editorial begins with a commentary on how "destination" has been conceptualized and defined over the last several decades in the multidisciplinary tourism...

Author(s)
Miller, M. L.; Auyong, J.; Smeeng, M.; Offringa, B.; Myles, P. B.; Lück, M.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Putnam Valley, USA
Citation
Tourism in Marine Environments, 2013, 9, 3/4, pp 117-202
CABI Book Chapter Info
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This chapter presents an overview of the scope and variety of modes of water-borne forms of transport; explores the management and marketing issues associated with ocean cruising; looks at the geography of cruise holidays; and describes different forms of cruises and other water-borne tourism...

Author(s)
Robinson, P.; Lück, M.; Smith, S.
ISBN
2013 CABI (H ISBN 9781780642970)
Type
Book chapter

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