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Cultural heritage tourism (CHT) has become an important part of the tourism industry. Therefore, it is essential to evaluate the sustainability of CHT destinations for tourism development. The majority of existing studies have examined the destination sustainability of ecotourism with the...

Author(s)
Weng LiSheng; He BaoJie; Liu LiNa; Li ChenXi; Zhang Xin
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Sustainability, 2019, 11, 5, pp 1392
Abstract

West Lake's economic, social and cultural structure comprises six facets: (1) maintaining West Lake World Heritage Site as an open accessible tourist location; (2) ensuring the planning, management and tourism marketing of West Lake are culturally rather than purely economically oriented; therefore ...

Author(s)
Xu SongLing; Liu Yu; Qian YiHong; Wang QiuJu
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Tourism Management, 2017, 58, pp 286-292
AbstractFull Text

Interorganisational cooperation seems to have become the common strategy in a modern tourism market. On one hand it strengthens organisations with all the benefits it can offer, on the other it develops and promotes the competitive advantage of a destination on a global tourist market. The paper...

Author(s)
Drozdowska, M.; Duda-Seifert, M.; Leśniak-Johann, M.
Publisher
Uniwersytet Szczeciński, Szczecin, Poland
Citation
Ekonomiczne Problemy Turystyki, 2016, No.4, pp 7-19
Abstract

Despite long dominance of general interest tourism on tourism mobility, there is an increasing interest for specialized tourism products. This brings about a challenge for tourism destinations which have based their product offer on sun and sea tourism. Aggravated with seasonality, dependence on...

Author(s)
Taș, İ.
Publisher
Journal of Academic Social Science Studies, Lorient, France
Citation
Journal of Academic Social Science Studies, 2016, No.48, pp 183-198
Abstract

The competitive situation and greater challenges within the tourism industry worldwide entail a better understanding of destination image and destination loyalty (future behavioural intention) to achieve Malaysia's apiration to retain its international reputation as one of the most desirable ...

Author(s)
Mahadzirah Mohamad; Ahmad Rusdi Abdullah; Safiek Mokhlis
Publisher
Canadian Center of Science and Education, Toronto, Canada
Citation
Journal of Management and Sustainability, 2012, 2, 1, pp 181-189
Abstract

'This paper investigates collaborative management and planning among public organisations involved in urban heritage tourism. An exploratory case study has been applied, capturing urban heritage tourism development in Plovdiv, Bulgaria. The findings demonstrate a shared desire for further...

Author(s)
Petrova, P.; Hristov, D.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell, Chichester, UK
Citation
International Journal of Tourism Research, 2016, 18, 1, pp 1-9
Abstract

Tourism has been one of the largest contributors towards Malaysian GDP over the last three decades. In essence, Malaysia generated 1,795,500 employments in 2013 of which some 6.5% of the total employment was created in the tourism sector. The study deals with extraction of tourists' expenditure in...

Author(s)
Syakir Amir; Osman, M. M.; Syahriah Bachok; Mansor Ibrahim
Publisher
Elsevier B. V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Procedia Environmental Sciences, 2015, 28, pp 443-452
Abstract

Community groups in historic cities and their generational socio-cultural practices are important living heritage that carries educational value. Hence, historic cities, particularly those which are inscribed as the UNESCO World Heritage Site, are usually famous tourist destinations. Nevertheless,...

Author(s)
Foo, R.; Gengeswari Krishnapillai
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Journal of Heritage Tourism, 2019, 14, 4, pp 358-370
Abstract

This paper analyses the market transformation in heritage tourism destinations when excessive tourism demand determines the emergence of a class of excursionists among visitors. Building on the approach of Keane and Shapiro, some important dimensions of sustainable tourism development are...

Author(s)
Caserta, S.; Russo, A. P.
Publisher
Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht, Netherlands
Citation
Journal of Cultural Economics, 2002, 26, 4, pp 245-260
Abstract

This paper explores the dynamics of retail landscapes in places where World Heritage designation and economic transition occur simultaneously. Empirically, the paper focuses on clothing retail in the significant tourist destination of Hoi An in Vietnam. It shows how the creation of a clothing...

Author(s)
Thomsen, L.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Geoforum, 2018, 91, pp 245-252

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