Cookies on Leisure Tourism

Like most websites we use cookies. This is to ensure that we give you the best experience possible.

 

Continuing to use www.cabi.org  means you agree to our use of cookies. If you would like to, you can learn more about the cookies we use.

Leisure Tourism

Your source for all tourism, leisure and hospitality information

>>> Sign up to receive our Leisure, Hospitality & Tourism e-newsletter, book alerts, and offers <<<

Results per page:

Search results

Full TextCABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for West Africa: community-based ecotourism in forest areas.

Indigenous ecotourism ventures in West Africa are focused on remnant tropical rainforest areas (Ghana, Gambia, Cote d'Ivoire and Senegal), and wildlife species such as tropical birds (Gambia and Senegal), chimpanzees, monkeys, hippopotamus and crocodiles (Ghana), giraffe (Niger) and western lowland ...

Author(s)
Zeppel, H. D.
ISBN
2006 CABI (H ISBN 9781845931247)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

A review is presented of the development of tourism in West Africa, noting that despite the considerable increases in tourism around the world over the past 25 years, Africa, and West Africa in particular has seen very little of that increase in tourism. It is noted that tourism everywhere in West...

Author(s)
Fair, D.
Citation
Africa Insight, 1997, 27, 2, pp 146-152
Abstract

The 2013 Hajj (Muslims' annual pilgrimage to Mecca) was marked by an outbreak of the middle-east respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) in Saudi Arabia. In response to this threat, the Ivoirian health authorities carried out campaigns to inform and sensitize future pilgrims. Before departure...

Author(s)
Coulibaly, D.; Traore, Y.; N'gattia, A. K.; Ahoussou, K. E. M.; Kangah, E. A.; Kadjo, H. A.; Cherif, D.; Dagnan, S. N.
Publisher
Academic Journals, Lagos, Nigeria
Citation
Journal of Public Health and Epidemiology, 2016, 8, 9, pp 152-157
Abstract

Since 1960s, the Ivorian government care about his forest conservation. Thus, the Ivory Coast has set up a network of protected areas to conserve its forests and biodiversity. Located in Abidjan, the Banco National Park (PNB) and its periphery face a deeply environment changes in recent decades....

Author(s)
Sako, N.; Beltrando, G.; Atta, K. L.; N'da, H. D.; Brou, T.
Publisher
Editions en Environment, Montreal, Canada
Citation
VertigO - La Revue Electronique en Sciences de l'Environment, 2013, 13, 2, pp unpaginated
Abstract

Background: Malaria chemoprophylaxis compliance is suboptimal among French soldiers despite the availability of free malaria chemoprophylaxis and repeated health education before, during and after deployment to malaria endemic areas. Methods: In 2007, a randomized controlled study was performed...

Author(s)
Ollivier, L.; Romand, O.; Marimoutou, C.; Michel, R.; Pognant, C.; Todesco, A.; Migliani, R.; Baudon, D.; Boutin, J. P.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Malaria Journal, 2009, 8, 236, pp (23 October 2009)
Abstract

Côte d'Ivoire has diverse avifauna of both terrestrial and aquatic species, most of which are poorly studied. This survey of ten lakes within the city of Yamoussoukro focused on the diversity of birds at these sites, and the role of the lakes as staging points or habitats for waterbirds. I recorded ...

Author(s)
Flavienne, A. A.
Publisher
NISC Pty Ltd, Grahamstown, South Africa
Citation
Ostrich, 2007, 78, 2, pp 523-525
Abstract

West Africa occupies approximately one-fifth of Africa. The vast majority of this region is composed of plains lying less than 300 m above sea level, but the northern section is composed of a semiarid terrain known as the Sahel, a transitional zone between the Sahara and the savannahs and forests...

Author(s)
Herman, J. S.; Chiodini, P. L.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell, Chichester, UK
Citation
Infectious diseases: a geographic guide, 2011, pp 128-138
Abstract

Based on a study of catalogues edited by 'travellers' whose main sphere of interest is Black Africa, an analysis is made of travel tours in Cameroon, their evolution over the past 5 years is described, and a comparison is made with tours in Senegal and the Ivory Coast. Advertising, tour variety,...

Author(s)
Mainet, N.
Citation
Cahiers d'Outre-Mer, 1985, 38, 151, pp 277-290
Abstract

Commercial hunting and habitat loss are major drivers of the rapid decline of great apes. Ecotourism and research have been widely promoted as a means of providing alternative value for apes and their habitats. However, close contact between humans and habituated apes during ape tourism and...

Author(s)
Köndgen, S.; Kühl, H.; N'Goran, P. K.; Walsh, P. D.; Schenk, S.; Ernst, N.; Biek, R.; Formenty, P.; Mätz-Rensing, K.; Schweiger, B.; Junglen, S.; Ellerbrok, H.; Nitsche, A.; Briese, T.; Lipkin, W. I.; Pauli, G.; Boesch, C.; Leendertz, F. H.
Publisher
Cell Press, Cambridge, USA
Citation
Current Biology, 2008, 18, 4, pp 260-264
Abstract

The article describes tourism in the Ivory Coast where an extensive tourism infrastructure already exists and where tourism makes a significant contribution to foreign exchange earnings. The country is rich in tourist resources and the government is actively involved in encouraging and diversifying ...

Citation
International Tourism Quarterly, 1983, No. 4, pp 29-38

Refine Results

Sort Order
Author
Geographical Location
Item Type
Language
Organisms
Subject Topics