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With the domestic tourism market enjoying rapid expansion in the past decade, a number of significant changes in public policy have affected the institutionalization of public holidays and paid vacations in China. This article examines the impact of public policy in shaping domestic tourism ...

Author(s)
Zhang Chao; Singh, A. J.; Yu, L.
Publisher
Sage Publications Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Journal of Hospitality & Tourism Research, 2016, 40, 5, pp 527-556
Abstract

During the past decades, the tourism sector has become an increasing important issue for governments and regional agencies searching for socio-economic development. Especially in the Global South the increasing tourism demand has been seen highly beneficial as evolving tourism can create direct and ...

Author(s)
Kavita, E.; Saarinen, J.
Publisher
Geographical Society of Finland, Helsinki, Finland
Citation
Fennia, 2016, 194, 1, pp 79-88
Abstract

Tourism is a major global economic sector that is undergoing tremendous growth in emerging economies and is often touted as salient for development and poverty alleviation in developing countries. Tourism is recognized as a highly climate-sensitive sector, one that is also strongly influenced by...

Author(s)
Scott, D.; Gössling, S.; Hall, C. M.
Publisher
John Wiley & Sons, Inc, Hoboken, USA
Citation
Interdisciplinary Reviews: Climate Change (WIRE's), 2012, 3, 3, pp 213-232
Abstract

As a public good, government's tourism marketing plays an important role in promoting national tourism images and tourism destinations. However, promotion level of Chinese tourist destinations is relatively low in terms of scientific and professional perspective, when comparing to other countries...

Author(s)
Song HuiLin; Jiang Yiyi; Wang YuanDi
Publisher
Tourism College of Beijing Union University, Beijing, China
Citation
Tourism Tribune, 2015, 30, 1, pp 22-31
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There is no doubt that health is the one of the reason which directs people to the international tourism movement. Because of the little must their own country high-tech health care or there isn't any health care, some of the health services are much more expensive in their country etc. reasons,...

Author(s)
Dİnçer, F. İ.; Dİnçer, M. Z.; Türkay, B.
Publisher
Sun Yat-sen University and Washington State University, Guangzhou, China
Citation
Conference proceedings, the 6th Advances in Hospitality and Tourism Marketing and Management Conference, Guangzhou, China, 14-17 July 2016, 2016, pp 129-143
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Purpose: This paper aims to provide answers to the strategic question: "What innovative strategies are needed to develop tourism in Guyana for 2025?". It captures the essence of scholarly contributions made by experts and provides a concluding summary to WHATT theme issue on tourism in Guyana....

Author(s)
Sinclair, D.; Jayawardena, C.
Publisher
Emerald Publishing, Bingley, UK
Citation
Worldwide Hospitality and Tourism Themes, 2018, 10, 5, pp 611-622
Abstract

Following an overview of the most recent trends in international tourism in Africa up to 2002, a quantitative analysis of tourism results in the region is presented, highlighting the tourism trends by subregion (including the Mediterranean destinations). Tourism trends by country are then...

Publisher
World Tourism Organization (WTO), Madrid, Spain
Citation
Tourism market trends: Africa 2002, 2002, pp 265 pp.
Abstract

The western region is the poorest area of China, and much needs to be done to lift poorer families in the region out of poverty. The western region is an area of natural beauty and it possesses rich tourism resources. Therefore, it has an intrinsic comparative advantage and it can exploit its...

Author(s)
Yang Xia; Liu XiaoYing
Publisher
Tourism College of Beijing Union University, Beijing, China
Citation
Tourism Tribune, 2013, 28, 6, pp 47-55
Abstract

Following an overview of the most recent trends in international tourism in the Americas up to 2002, a quantitative analysis of tourism performance in the region is presented, highlighting the tourism trends by subregion. Tourism trends by country are then presented, including the following...

Publisher
World Tourism Organization (WTO), Madrid, Spain
Citation
Tourism market trends: Americas 2002, 2002, pp 336 pp.
Abstract

The coastal area of the Danube had the greatest strategic importance in the preservation of the waterway, which was the most important road in this part of Europe until the late 19th century. On the banks of the Danube were located the cradle of many civilizations that were built by European values ...

Author(s)
Belij, S.; Ilinčić, M.; Belij, J.; Belij, M.
Publisher
Serbian Geographical Society, Belgrade, Serbia
Citation
Glasnik Srpskog Geografskog Društva, 2014, 94, 3, pp 69-82

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