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We report on the use of modern spatial computing technology in the development of spatial tourism policy and planning in the context of a bounded resource base. We refer briefly to provincial tourism development policy, expand on the tourism marketing framework and use the express tourist...

Author(s)
Merwe, J. H. van der; Niekerk, A. van
Publisher
Academy of Science of South Africa (ASSAf), Lynnwood Ridge, South Africa
Citation
South African Journal of Science, 2013, 109, 3/4, pp 58-67
Abstract

This chapter examines the evolution of Kenya's coastal tourism from small scale to a mass phenomenon and the emerging dependence on international tourism trade that threatens the sustainability of Kenya's coastal tourism industry.

Author(s)
Kibicho, W.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Elmsford, USA
Citation
Coastal tourism development: planning and management issues, 2009, pp 67-87
Abstract

Security concerns especially from terrorism events and travel warnings against the country presents a challenge to the tourism industry in Kenya. This study applies the Arellano-Bond difference GMM model to analyze the effects of terrorism and travel warning on demand for tourism in Kenya....

Author(s)
Masinde, B.; Buigut, S.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Putnam Valley, USA
Citation
Tourism Analysis, 2018, 23, 2, pp 283-288
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This study aims to investigate the resource needs of tourism social enterprises in the context of developing countries and evaluate the means by which these resources are combined. Sixty face-to-face interviews were conducted with informants from two case study tourism social enterprises. The key...

Author(s)
Altinay, L.; Daniele, R.; Waligo, V.
Publisher
Washington State University, Pullman, USA
Citation
The 5th Advances in Hospitality & Tourism Marketing and Management (AHTMM) Conference, Beppu, Japan, 18-21 June 2015, 2015, pp 453-461
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This study explores the socio-economic implications of enclave tourism in emerging destinations. The focus is on Zanzibar. The specific objectives are to estimate the gross tourist expenditure; to analyze the tourist expenditure in relation to the tourist demographic characteristics; and to find...

Author(s)
Anderson, W.; Bostanci, R.; Alİlİ, O.
Publisher
Anatolia: Turizm Arastirmalari Dergisi, Ankara, Turkey
Citation
Anatolia: Turizm Arastirmalari Dergisi, 2018, 29, 1, pp 90-105
Abstract

Community based ecotourism is one of the most rapidly growing industries in the world, and also an economic activity that can encourage local people in developing countries to protect and preserve natural resources. This study aimed to evaluate the potential of Wunania Konoye for conservation and...

Author(s)
Endalkachew Teshome
Publisher
Academic Journals, Lagos, Nigeria
Citation
Journal of Hospitality Management and Tourism, 2018, 9, 2, pp 14-24
Abstract

The aim of this paper is firstly to identify and explain the many names that describe alternative forms of tourism under a "sustainable" tourism while highlighting the ambivalences and contradictions. Secondly, we analyse the potential and limitations of two particular forms of sustainable tourism...

Author(s)
Froger, G.
Publisher
De Boeck Université, Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium
Citation
Mondes en Développement, 2012, No.157, pp 29-46
Abstract

As a major driver of landcover change, tourism-based developments are growing rapidly along different part of Ghana's 560 km coastline. Kokrobite and Bortianor, with their serene environment, relatively clean, and pristine sandy beaches, have become popular coastal tourism destinations for ...

Author(s)
Boafo, Y. A.; Asiedu, A. B.; Addo, K. A.; Antwi, K. E.; Boakye-Danquah, J.
Publisher
International Institute for Science, Technology and Education (IISTE), London, UK
Citation
Civil and Environmental Research, 2014, 6, 6, pp 9-19
AbstractFull Text

The term geotourism means a kind of tourism that specifically focuses on geology and geomorphology. It promotes tourism to so-called geosites and the conservation of geo-diversity. These are achieved through visits to geological and geomorphological features, use of geo-trails (some times on guided ...

Author(s)
Kowalczyk, A.
Publisher
Uniwersytet Szczeciński, Szczecin, Poland
Citation
Ekonomiczne Problemy Turystyki, 2017, No.1, pp 17-37
Abstract

This paper explores ways pro-poor political messages in cultural-heritage tourism are expressed by tour operators and differentially received and re-communicated by tourists dependent upon whether the experience is located at the center or periphery of national cultural-heritage brands. Two types...

Author(s)
Giblin, J. D.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Heritage & Society, 2017, 10, 2, pp 128-146

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