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

Abstract

Mining licenses in post-apartheid South Africa are being granted by the ruling government in sensitive areas that are important tourism hubs and employment generators. Limited research has been conducted to understand mining impacts on protected environments and tourism sites. This paper will focus ...

Author(s)
Leonard, L.; Lebogang, T.
Publisher
Wiley, Chichester, UK
Citation
Sustainable Development, 2018, 26, 3, pp 206-216
Abstract

This paper analyses the organization and unfolding establishment of one rural community-based tourism project, investigating its contributions towards local economic development particularly in terms of jobs and enterprise opportunities. The paper centres on the case of the establishment of a...

Author(s)
Ndlovu, N.; Rogerson, C. M.
Publisher
Africa Institute of South Africa, Pretoria, South Africa
Citation
Africa Insight, 2003, 33, 1/2, pp 124-129
Abstract

This article estimates the visitation demand function for Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park (KTP) in order to determine the scope for raising fees charged to international tourists in order to fund revenue-sharing schemes for local communities. International and Southern African Development Community ...

Author(s)
Dikgang, J.; Muchapondwa, E.; Stage, J.
Publisher
Sage Publications Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Tourism Economics, 2017, 23, 8, pp 1553-1567
AbstractFull Text

The majority of people in East Africa live in areas that generally suffer from high levels of poverty characterized by low income non-farm economic activities, poor infrastructural development and limited access to basic services. The tourism industry has an unparalleled chance for contributing to...

Author(s)
Wishitemi, B.; Ipara, H.; Nizeyi, J.; Kiage, E.; Masila, M.
Publisher
Inter-University Council for East Africa Lake Victoria Research Initiative, Kampala, Uganda
Citation
Natural Resources Management and Land Use. Proceedings of the Cluster Workshop, Nairobi, Kenya, 30th November - 2nd December 2011, 2011, pp 216-223
Abstract

Heritage planning in Ghana is mainly governed by the idea of sustainable pro-poor tourism, but is only marginally integrated with general planning programmes and fragmentally addressed by policy-makers. Motivated by the general lack of research on heritage policy in Ghana, this paper examines the...

Author(s)
Fredholm, S.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Journal of Contemporary African Studies, 2016, 34, 4, pp 498-518
Abstract

The main objective of this report is to enhance the understanding of linkages between the agricultural and tourism sectors, as well as propose suggestions for how they could be strengthened with the aim of promoting bottom-up sustainable development in Tanzania. The report looks at tourism...

Publisher
United Nations Conference on Trade and Development, Geneva, Switzerland
Citation
Enhancing linkages between tourism and the sustainable agriculture sectors in the United Republic of Tanzania, 2015, pp viii + 50 pp.
Abstract

As a national site of commemoration that materially enshrined the democratic values of reconciliation and freedom, Freedom Park is South Africa's premier post-apartheid heritage venture. Branded as a heritage destination, this complex raises questions about the relationship between practices of...

Author(s)
Jethro, D.
Publisher
Sage Publications Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Tourist Studies, 2016, 16, 4, pp 446-461
Abstract

Introduction: It is important that destinations are able to measure their competitiveness in order to identify their strengths and weaknesses and thereby develop their future strategies. North Gondar's competitiveness as a tourist destination has not been studied and analyzed and so, no study...

Author(s)
Kibru Aschalew; Tesfaye Gedyon
Publisher
International Institute for Science, Technology & Education (IISTE), New York, USA
Citation
Developing Country Studies, 2015, 5, 15, pp 66-82
Abstract

Manta rays are internationally threatened species and population declines have been reported in various locations worldwide. As iconic megafauna species, they are also major drawcards for wildlife tourism industries. Economic valuation of these industries can provide an incentive for the...

Author(s)
Venables, S.; Winstanley, G.; Bowles, L.; Marshall, A. D.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Putnam Valley, USA
Citation
Tourism in Marine Environments, 2016, 12, 1, pp 51-68
Abstract

Eritrea is one of the countries located in the horn of Africa. Geo-Archaeological sites of the country have been the main focus of the study area. This paper presents an overview of the research and includes a discussion of the tourism potential of Eritrea and potential benefits of...

Author(s)
Alam, M. A.; Mishra, N. K.
Publisher
Univerza v Mariboru, Maribor, Slovenia
Citation
Revija za Geografijo, 2013, No.8-2, pp 35-56

Refine Results

Sort Order
Author
Geographical Location
Item Type
Language
Organisms
Subject Topics