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While destination governance has grown into a mature research field, the dynamic analysis of destination governance transitions remains in its infancy. Therefore, this paper analyses and compares the destination governance transitions in the successful skiing destinations of Åre (Sweden), Whistler...

Author(s)
Nordin, S.; Volgger, M.; Gill, A.; Pechlaner, H.
Publisher
Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Tourism Management Perspectives, 2019, 31, pp 24-37
Abstract

Family travel receives growing attention from both the travel industry and academia, but they ignore a vital segment of the family holiday: nuclear families that travel with young children. This study investigated the motivations that drive this market segment to take vacations as a starting point...

Author(s)
Li MiMi; Wang Dan; Xu WenQing; Mao ZhenXing
Publisher
Routledge, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel & Tourism Marketing, 2017, 34, 8, pp 1047-1057
Abstract

This special issue presents a collection of research snapshots from a geographically broad and thematically diverse selection of northern peripheries. Together, they address diverse issues under the theme of 'new development paths for communities in the sparsely populated north' from a variety of...

Author(s)
Carson, D. A.; Brouder, P.; de la Barre, S.
Publisher
Department of Rural Development, Brandon University, Brandon, Canada
Citation
Journal of Rural and Community Development, 2017, 12, 2/3, pp 1-26
Abstract

This paper presents the extant literature on evolutionary economic geography (EEG) and tourism studies and briefly reviews what has been produced thus far. There are two main areas addressed: path dependence (and how to break from a path) and co-evolution (of tourism paths within a given region and ...

Author(s)
Brouder, P.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Tourism Geographies, 2014, 16, 4, pp 540-545
AbstractFull Text

The scenarios for the future traveller vary greatly, however the main categories in predictions frequently contain the emerging economies, ubiquitous technology, multi-generational travel, non-traditional families, and mobile working. Acknowledging that a robust brand promise associates the reason, ...

Author(s)
Tuominen, P.
Publisher
EuroCHRIE,
Citation
32nd EuroCHRIE conference "Hospitality and Tourism Futures", Dubai 6-9 October 2014, 2014, pp 44
Abstract

The Circumpolar North holds an increasing allure for travellers, combining romantic perceptions of 'wilderness' with a nostalgia for a frontier land far removed from 'civilization' and the maladies of modernity. Following global food tourism trends, the unique attributes of the circumpolar cupboard ...

Author(s)
Barre, S. de la; Brouder, P.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Journal of Heritage Tourism, 2013, 8, 2/3, pp 213-223
Abstract

Background. Human African trypanosomiasis (HAT) can affect travelers to sub-Saharan Africa, as well as migrants from disease endemic countries (DECs), posing diagnosis challenges to travel health services in non-disease endemic countries (non-DECs). Methods. Cases reported in journals have been...

Author(s)
Simarro, P. P.; Franco, J. R.; Cecchi, G.; Paone, M.; Diarra, A.; Postigo, J. A. R.; Jannin, J. G.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell, Boston, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel Medicine, 2012, 19, 1, pp 44-53
Abstract

The purpose of present paper is to estimate and evaluate the relationship between Pollution Index (CO2 emissions) and International tourism in selected developed countries consist of Austria, Belgium, Canada, Chile, Denmark, France, Ireland, Japan, Korea Rep., Sweden and United States. Results...

Author(s)
Nademi, Y.
Publisher
American-Eurasian Network for Scientific Information, Ma'an, Jordan
Citation
Advances in Environmental Biology, 2011, 5, 9, pp 2620-2622
Abstract

Climate has an important influence on the travel decisions of tourists. This paper reviews the distinct lines of inquiry that have been used to examine the influence of climate on tourist decision making, and attempts to define optimal climatic conditions for tourism. The study examined tourist...

Author(s)
Scott, D.; Gössling, S.; Freitas, C. R. de
Publisher
Inter-Research, Oldendorf/Luhe, Germany
Citation
Climate Research, 2009, 38, 1, pp 61-73
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Cover for The economic role of Arctic tourism.

Arctic tourism plays an increasingly significant role in the local and national economies of the eight nations (Canada, Finland, Greenland, Iceland, Norway, Russia, Sweden, and the USA) that ring the Arctic region. This chapter outlines each nation's approach to Arctic tourism development,...

Author(s)
Snyder, J. M.
ISBN
2007 CABI (H ISBN 9781845932473)
Type
Book chapter

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