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Cover for Emerging concepts and case studies of eco-cultural tourism.

This chapter uses case study work in a range of rural locations within Europe, Africa and South-East Asia to further the concept of eco-cultural tourism. The core study regions include areas in the Scottish Highlands, in Cornwall, Yorkshire, the Peak District and Norfolk in England, in the Libyan...

Author(s)
Rotherham, I. D.
ISBN
2013 CABI (H ISBN 9781845939236)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Religious tourism in Asia: tradition and change through case studies and narratives.

This book brings together a range of case studies in the areas of religion, religious tourism and pilgrimage in Asia. It assesses the increasing linkages and interconnections between religious tourism and secular spaces on a global stage, and explores key learning points from a range of...

Author(s)
Yasuda, S.; Raj, R.; Griffin, K.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786392343)
Type
Book
Abstract

For humans, happiness can be a consequence of positive behaviours and regarded as their ultimate goal (Seligman, 2004). Since the late 1990s, happiness has been a prominent topic in the field of positive psychology, which seeks, from a psychological perspective, to understand how to make people...

Author(s)
Kim BoNa; Kim SeongSeop [Kim, S. S. S. ]
Publisher
Dublin Institute of Technology, Dublin, Irish Republic
Citation
International Journal of Religious Tourism and Pilgrimage, 2019, 7, 2, pp 85-93
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Cover for Religious tourism: the beginning of a new era with special reference to India.

This chapter focuses on the growth and development of religious tourism, with a focus on India. A focus on the potential in India for religious tourism highlights a diversity of religions and religious practices that are geographically and culturally disparate, and a society that exhibits many...

Author(s)
Rumki Bandyopadhyay; Kushagra Rajendra
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786392343)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Revisiting religious tourism in Northern Portugal.

This chapter provides insights into Northern Portugal's religious tourism potential, addressing the complementarity of religious tourism with other tourist modalities. The chapter examines and highlights the changes in national and regional policy as they relate to religious tourism in the period...

Author(s)
Fernandes, C.; Coelho, J.; Brázio, M.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781780645230)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

In this article the authors discuss the accessibility of religious architectural heritage, using the case of Santiago de Compostela and one of its routes: the Portuguese Central Way between Porto and Valença. The discussion includes a comparison with results obtained in a study of the itinerary...

Author(s)
Silva, M. de F. M.; Borges, I.
Publisher
Dublin Institute of Technology, Dublin, Irish Republic
Citation
International Journal of Religious Tourism and Pilgrimage, 2019, 7, 2, pp 62-75
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Cover for Religious tourism experiences in South East Asia.

This chapter discusses and examines the tourist motivations to visit religious (Buddhist) sites, and addresses the role of religious tourism in regional development among members of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN). The motivation of visitors is discussed by way of a case study of ...

Author(s)
Choe JaeYeon; O'Regan, M.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781780645230)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

An increasingly important segment of cultural tourism relates to 'religious travel', tourism motivated by spiritual reasons or associated with religious heritage sites. Thus, travel agencies are offering extensive journey packages to ancient places of worship, sacred destinations and pilgrimage...

Author(s)
Gil-Fuentetaja, I.; Abad-Galzacorta, M.
Publisher
Dublin Institute of Technology, Dublin, Irish Republic
Citation
International Journal of Religious Tourism and Pilgrimage, 2019, 7, 2, pp 105-121
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Cover for The rise of heritage and religious tourism to sacred sites in Oman.

This chapter first discusses the close connection of heritage and religious tourism in the Sultanate of Oman with particular emphasis on historical and religious accounts. It then presents key religious sites, which, if promoted and developed appropriately, could increase the heritage tourism...

Author(s)
Kessler, K.; Raj, R.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786392343)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Religious tourism in the Sultanate of Oman: the potential for mosque tourism to thrive.

The purpose of this chapter is to present religious tourism in the Sultanate of Oman and to determine the potential of mosque tourism as a means to contribute towards visitors' cultural experience enrichment. The chapter presents and discusses a classification of Oman's religious sites, including...

Author(s)
Kessler, K.; Raj, R.
ISBN
2019 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786394132)
Type
Book chapter

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