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Domestic tourism is an undeveloped theme in African tourism scholarship since the planning and promotion of tourism in most African countries is biased towards international tourism. Rwanda's tourism industry, anchored on the attractions of gorilla tourism for international visitors, is now being...

Author(s)
Mazimhaka, J.
Publisher
Routledge, Basingstoke, UK
Citation
Development Southern Africa, 2007, 24, 3, pp 491-504
Abstract

To rebalance the safari-tourism led tourism development policies in Botswana, the government has initiated a community-based cultural tourism policy, providing opportunities for women to become leaders and entrepreneurs. After reviewing the multifaceted, deeply contextualized and contested...

Author(s)
Moswete, N.; Lacey, G.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 2015, 23, 4, pp 600-617
Abstract

As considerable numbers of people in emergent world tourism regions engage in independent business travel, meeting, incentives, conferences and exhibitions tourism or practices of informal business tourism the theme of business mobilities merits greater attention in the evolving tourism scholarship ...

Author(s)
Rogerson, C. M.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Current Issues in Tourism, 2015, 18, 1, pp 44-56
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Heritage tourism is a fast growing niche of cultural tourism worldwide. In Africa, several countries, including South Africa, place great emphasis on the growth of heritage tourism because of its potential for local economic development. Cultural and heritage tourism are being advocated as an...

Author(s)
Merwe, C. D. van der
Publisher
De Gruyter Open, Berlin, Germany
Citation
Bulletin of Geography. Socio-economic Series, 2016, 34, pp 117-130
Abstract

Research related to the relationships between hotel employees and tourist attractions carries imperative insinuations for exploring the intentions of business tourists in visiting tourist attractions, specifically in a South African context. This study aims to explore the mediating role of ...

Author(s)
Nthebe, S. S.; Swart, M. P.
Publisher
AFAHPER-SD, Thohoandou, South Africa
Citation
African Journal for Physical Activity and Health Sciences, 2017, 23, 1 Supplementary, pp 133-145
Abstract

Tourism is undoubtedly one of the foremost industries world-wide, generating jobs, contributing to the GDP of a country and offering exciting opportunities to explore unknown attractions and destinations. South Africa is the leading tourist destination on the African continent. Niche tourism, or...

Author(s)
Hattingh, C.; Spencer, J. P.; Venske, E.
Publisher
AFAHPER-SD, Thohoandou, South Africa
Citation
African Journal for Physical, Health Education, Recreation and Dance, 2011, 17, 3, pp 380-398
Abstract

Tourism is a very important source for foreign revenue for Kenya. But most of this revenue is from international tourists. However, international tourists cannot always support the tourism industry, especially in years of economic, political, and social turmoil. A vibrant domestic tourism can...

Author(s)
Okello, M. M.; Kenana, L.; Kieti, D.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Elmsford, USA
Citation
Tourism Analysis, 2012, 17, 1, pp 79-89
Abstract

In the Gambia, as in many other African countries, rural areas rarely profit from the turnover earned in the country's tourism sector. In academic and political literature, however, rural tourism is frequently identified as a diversification strategy that may trigger local economic development in...

Author(s)
Rid, W.; Ezeuduji, I. O.; Pröbstl-Haider, U.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Tourism Management, 2014, 40, pp 102-116
Abstract

Domestic tourism is relatively under-represented in tourism scholarship. This article attempts to analyse the role of domestic tourism in one of the 'emerging world regions' of tourism. In the case of South Africa domestic tourism represents a significant element of the country's tourism economy....

Author(s)
Rogerson, C. M.
Publisher
De Gruyter Open, Berlin, Germany
Citation
Bulletin of Geography. Socio-economic Series, 2015, 29, pp 119-135
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

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