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The 220,000 second homes in Denmark are very important tourism and leisure resources. This study documents the development in property values and the trade in second homes during the period 1994-2008 and links property values to socio-economic characteristics, events in the lives of the owners and...

Hjalager, A. M.; Staunstrup, J. K.; Ibsen, R.
IP Publishing Limited, London, UK
Tourism Economics, 2011, 17, 3, pp 677-691

The presented argument comes from a frustration with the instrumental and de-contextualized view of tourism as a force of spatial change. Consequently, this article empirically illustrates the place-making agency of tourism by engaging with the mundane practicalities of producing geographical...

Hultman, J.; Hall, C. M.
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Annals of Tourism Research, 2012, 39, 2, pp 547-570
Full TextCABI Book Chapter Info
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Focusing on the case of commercial whale watching in northern Norway, this chapter investigates how various dimensions of peripheral destinations, in particular the geographic, socio-economic and cultural dimensions, shape the premises for core wildlife experiences. It asks to what extent such...

Bertella, G.
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780648620)
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