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The report examines urban tourism by the following indicators - economic impact, management and planning, marketing activities, products and services, human resources, responsibility for cultural and natural heritage, innovations, experiences of visitors in the world tourist destinations. Specific...

Author(s)
Emilova, I.
Publisher
Agrarian University, Plovdiv, Bulgaria
Citation
Agraren Universitet Plovdiv - Nauchni Trudove / Scientific Works of the Agrarian University - Plovdiv, 2016, 60, 1, pp 137-144
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Timor-Leste is the newest Asian nation, achieving independence on May 20, 2002, and, after petroleum and agriculture, tourism is considered a strategic sector for its national economic development. The previous literature suggests that new destinations should explore the potential demand for...

Author(s)
Vong, M.; Pinto, P.; Silva, J. A.
Publisher
Institute for Tourism, Zagreb, Croatia
Citation
Tourism (Zagreb), 2017, 65, 2, pp 218-233
Abstract

The 13 papers in this special issue reflect the changes in the concepts of rural tourism as well as in the academic interest in this form of tourism. The papers can be divided into two main types. The first group of papers examines aspects of the unique sense of place that rural areas possess, the...

Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 2015, 23, 8/9, pp 1133-1403
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The geoparks represent part of a holistic concept of protection, education and sustainable development. These spaces are valued local tourist attractions with emphasis on geological features, maximizing Geotourism. This activity brings local economic benefits and educate people about the evolution ...

Author(s)
Medeiros, C. A. F.; Gomes, C. S. C. D.; Nascimento, M. A. L. do
Publisher
Associação Nacional de Pesquisa e Pós-Graduação em Turisme (ANPTUR), Sao Paulo, Brazil
Citation
Revista Brasileira de Pesquisa em Turismo, 2015, 9, 2, pp 342-359
Abstract

Data on international tourist arrivals, hotel occupancy rates, and economic impacts, among others, are presented, whenever available, for several sports tourism events. These events include: the 1992 Barcelona Olympics; the 1998 FIFA World Cup in France; Euro 2000 in the Netherlands and Belgium;...

Author(s)
McKelvie, J.; McKelvie, R.
Publisher
Mintel International Group Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Travel & Tourism Analyst, 2004, No.17, pp 1-46
Abstract

This collection of seven papers deals with issues of buying and behaving in tourism. The first four papers deal with buying and particular aspects of tourists' decision-making process, such as the formation of destination image, the drivers that influence purchase intention or the growing problem...

Publisher
Emerald Publishing, Bingley, UK
Citation
International Journal of Culture, Tourism and Hospitality Research, 2017, 11, 1, pp 1-106
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Cover for Overtourism: excesses, discontents and measures in travel and tourism.

This book is concerned with the various dimensions of overtourism, including the social and economic impacts of excessive tourism and the management and policy measures to address it. The 10 chapters present case studies contributing to the overtourism discussion from diverse perspectives and...

Author(s)
Milano, C.; Cheer, J. M.; Novelli, M.
ISBN
2019 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786399823)
Type
Book
Abstract

Managing a destination involves a large number of local actors with individual interests, which will benefit from joint activities. Currently the concept of governance is a constant in the tourism academic literature, however, despite its importance; there are many doubts related with its...

Author(s)
Fernandes, S. M. N.; Eusébio, M. C. de A.
Publisher
Universidade de Aveiro, Aveiro, Portugal
Citation
Revista Turismo & Desenvolvimento , 2014, No.21/22 Vol. 3, pp 249-261
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This issue contains a selection of 10 papers with a main focus on social, anthropologic and cultural themes, and a particular emphasis on the community and sustainability implications of new experience-based tourism production (or rather co-creation) in rural territories, in a context of...

Publisher
Universidad de la Laguna, La Laguna, Spain
Citation
PASOS: Revista de Turismo y Patrimonio Cultural, 2014, 12, 3, pp 511-648
Abstract

This special volume (consisting of 24 articles, in addition to an introduction) considers the state of research and practice in sustainable tourism. The articles are organised into four thematic areas of research: community and multi-stakeholder perspectives on sustainability in tourism; business...

Author(s)
Budeanu, A.; Miller, G.; Moscardo, G.; Ooi, C. S.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Journal of Cleaner Production, 2016, 111, Part B, pp 285-539

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