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Alternative forms of tourism development from its conventional approach such as community-based tourism (CBT) and pro-poor tourism (PPT) are proposed to be specifically relevant to alleviate poverty and facilitate the development of disadvantaged community members. The intention of this review...

Author(s)
Saayman, M.; Giampiccoli, A.
Publisher
Varna University of Management (ex International University College), Varna, Bulgaria
Citation
European Journal of Tourism Research, 2016, 12, pp 145-190
Abstract

International and domestic tourism are leading economic activities in today's world. Tourism has been known to generate goods and services directly and indirectly, attract foreign currency, stimulate employment and provide opportunities for investment. It has also been recognized as an important...

Author(s)
Chang ChiaLin; Khamkaew, T.; Tansuchat, R.; McAleer, M.
Publisher
IP Publishing Limited, London, UK
Citation
Tourism Economics, 2011, 17, 3, pp 481-507
Abstract

During the last decades, youth and student travellers aged 15 to 30 have become an important part of the international tourism market. However, global ecotourism trends found that ecotourists are mainly middle-aged to elderly. Based on this, the present research is aimed at investigating, on the...

Author(s)
Cini, F.; Merwe, P. van der; Saayman, M.
Publisher
Routledge, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of Teaching in Travel & Tourism, 2015, 15, 1, pp 74-91
Abstract

South Africa is well known for its favourable climate, wildlife and golden beaches. Adding to this, its long summers make its coastline (over 3500 km) even more attractive to tourists around the world, and so are transforming the South African coast into a major marine tourism attraction. Along...

Author(s)
Merwe, P. van der; Slabbert, E.; Saayman, M.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell, Chichester, UK
Citation
International Journal of Tourism Research, 2011, 13, 5, pp 457-467
Abstract

The main goal of this research was to determine aspects that will contribute to the development of sustainable ecotourism on game farms. In order to achieve this, empirical research was done by means of a survey sample consisting of all the active members of the South African Game Farmers...

Author(s)
Merwe, P. van der; Saayman, M.
Publisher
South African National Parks, Pretoria, South Africa
Citation
Koedoe, 2005, 48, 2, pp 1-10
Abstract

Although cultural tourism is the most prevalent type of tourism in the world it still remains invisible in South Africa's tourism landscape. Despite the country's unique cultural heritage resource base and the fact that cultural diversity is the core feature of South African marketing strategy,...

Author(s)
Ivanovic, M.; Saayman, M.
Publisher
AFAHPER-SD, Thohoandou, South Africa
Citation
African Journal for Physical, Health Education, Recreation and Dance, 2013, 19, Suppl. 2, pp 138-154
Abstract

Conventional mass tourism shortcomings have facilitated the origin of alternative forms of tourism such as community-based tourism (CBT). Lately, another form of tourism known as 'Albergo Diffuso' (AD) has also been mentioned as a possible strategy to revive depressed specific local contexts, such...

Author(s)
Giampiccoli, A.; Saayman, M.; Jugmohan, S.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Development Southern Africa, 2016, 33, 4, pp 548-561
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Cover for Setting the table for mountain tourism: the case of a South African National Park.

This chapter examines Table Mountain National Park (TMNP) as a mountain tourism destination. This case builds the historical progression of this mountain icon, from when it first developed as a tourist destination in the early 1900s to the present day. It further elaborates on mountains as...

Author(s)
Geldenhuys, L. L.; Merwe, P. van der; Saayman, M.
ISBN
2016 CABI (H ISBN 9781780644608)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

In successful tourism development and destination marketing, an important factor is individuals' tourist destination image (TDI). A review of the literature revealed a dearth of studies on the image of national parks as tourist destinations in less-developed countries (LDCs). To help alleviate this ...

Author(s)
Cini, F.; Saayman, M.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Current Issues in Tourism, 2013, 16, 7/8, pp 664-681
Abstract

This paper identifies priorities for the marketing of South Africa as an international tourism destination, based on different target market selection criteria. The analysis is based on data on tourist arrivals and tourist expenditure for different markets for the period 1995-2000. It is indicated...

Author(s)
Saayman, M.; Saayman, A.
Publisher
Africa Institute of South Africa, Pretoria, South Africa
Citation
Africa Insight, 2003, 33, 1/2, pp 93-98

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