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Classical poetry is an important part of Chinese culture. This study explores its roles in contemporary Chinese tourism based on participant observation of tourist destinations in the Three Gorges and surrounding area along the Yangtze River and content analysis of tourism guidebooks. Classical...

Author(s)
Yu XiaoJuan; Xu HongGang
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Tourism Management, 2016, 54, pp 393-403
Abstract

Cultural tourism is multifaceted and varies between different geographic regions. Today, cultural tourists want to know and understand the places they visit, particularly the tangible and intangible heritage of a region or country. The development of cultural tourism has attracted the attention of...

Author(s)
Marujo, N.
Publisher
Universidad de Málaga, Malaga, Spain
Citation
TURyDES: Revista Turismo y Desarrollo local, 2015, 8, 18, pp unpaginated
Abstract

To understand some of the assumptions and consequences that mark the tourist interaction in contexts of Cultural Tourism is the main goal of this paper. Using two case studies, this paper highlights options and different tourist experiences, although subsisting in both cases the prevalence of an...

Author(s)
Salvador, V. M. de M.; Boavida, A. T. F. V.; Almeida, A. S. A. de
Publisher
Instituto Superior de Ciencias Educativas (ISCE), Odivelas, Portugal
Citation
Tourism and Hospitality International Journal, 2016, 6, 1, pp 35-54
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This paper presents the significant role of resources which is utilized by the Mah Meri community in Pulau Carey, Malaysia to practice sustainable tourism. Preliminary study was conducted at Kampung Sungai Bumbon which is a well-established indigenous tourism destination in Malaysia. In-depth...

Author(s)
Puvaneswaran Kunasekaran; Sarjit Singh Gill; Ahmad Tarmizi Talib
Publisher
Canadian Center of Science and Education, Toronto, Canada
Citation
Journal of Sustainable Development, 2015, 8, 6, pp 158-161
Abstract

The phenomenon of cultural integration in tourism sociology is discussed from the science, technology and society (STS) dimensions in this paper, mainly focusing on the association between the tourism sociology and STS. Using the method of system analysis and comparative analysis, extensive...

Author(s)
Yang XiuJu
Publisher
Tourism College of Beijing Union University, Beijing, China
Citation
Tourism Tribune, 2013, 28, 6, pp 120-126
Abstract

The first section of our study pivots on the theory that a Club di Prodotto (CdP), by promoting a unique tourist package in terms of territory specifics, constitutes an excellent opportunity for creating tout court, tourist destinations (as opposed to mere resorts). In particular, the Film...

Author(s)
Citarella, F.; Sorrentini, F.
Publisher
University of Macerata, Fermo, Italy
Citation
Il Capitale Cultural: Studies on the Value of Cultural Heritage, 2016, No.Suppl. 4, pp 29-65
Abstract

The boutique hotel sector has maintained good momentum and rapid development in recent years, mainly due to the power of capital markets and cultural construction. Compared with the normative standards and development system of star hotels, boutique hotels have the advantages of a diversified...

Author(s)
Hou Bing; Tao Ran; Mao WeiDong
Publisher
Tourism College of Beijing Union University, Beijing, China
Citation
Tourism Tribune, 2016, 31, 11, pp 42-54
Abstract

Hong Kong is used in this chapter as a central case study with which to explore conflicts over the symbolic nature of heritage attractions in a postcolonial context. Some comparisons are made, however, with other postcolonial destinations, namely Macau and Singapore. The common theme centres on...

Author(s)
Cros, H. du
Publisher
Routledge, London, UK
Citation
Tourism and postcolonialism: contested discourses, identities and representations, 2004, pp 153-168
Abstract

This article aims to reveal the impact of globalization on multiculturalism of tourist destinations, and on this basis, to prove that global society due equal respect to all cultures. The concept of culture is examined. Its acceptance as a resource, access to which should have all individuals and...

Author(s)
Parusheva, T. P.
Publisher
PublishScieSet-Eco, Sofia, Bulgaria
Citation
Journal of Balkan Ecology, 2013, 16, 1, pp 57-61
Abstract

This chapter contributes to the debate on immigrant integration by exploring some essential processes in the building of a market of "ethnic references". It examines the effects that the emergence of such a market may have in the socioeconomic sphere, and it analyses the cultural and political...

Author(s)
Marques, M. M.; Costa, F. L. da
Publisher
Routledge, London, UK
Citation
Tourism, ethnic diversity and the city, 2007, pp 181-198

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