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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
Abstract

Since their creation in 1872, most 'protected natural areas' have been considered as probably the greatest achievement of nature conservation. Many countries have such spaces within their territories and many visitors, native or foreign, use some of their free time to get to know them. In this...

Author(s)
Schmitz, M. F.
Publisher
WIT Press, Southampton, UK
Citation
Tourism and natural protected areas, 2014, pp 152 pp.
Abstract

This book focuses on ethnic and minority communities in urban contexts and the ways in which their cultures are represented in tourism development. It offers a multi-disciplinary approach which draws on examples and case studies of ethnic and minority communities and cultural tourism development...

Author(s)
Diekmann, A.; Smith, M. K.
Publisher
Channel View Publications, Clevedon, UK
Citation
Ethnic and minority cultures as tourist attractions, 2015, pp 272 pp.
Abstract

Online Marketing is central to strengthen brands by the electronic promotion of tourism destinations, provided by Destination Marketing Organizations to emphasise their presence globally. For being intangible assets, places must be well represented by audios, texts, photos, and videos. In the ...

Author(s)
Correa, C.; Nakamura, A. O.
Publisher
Universidad de Málaga, Malaga, Spain
Citation
TURyDES: Revista Turismo y Desarrollo Local, 2016, 9, 21, pp unpaginated
Abstract

The assignment of a brand to a product affects consumer's perceptions not only about the product, but also about the brand itself. The reciprocal effect of the product on its brand can be either positive or negative. Extending the concept of reciprocal effect to a new context, this study analyzed...

Author(s)
Santos, G. E. de O.; Giraldi, J. de M. E.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Tourism Management, 2017, 61, pp 443-450
Abstract

At the beginning of the 21st century, events tourism witnessed an impressive development in a series of countries due to the increase of the spare time and of the people's income, to the cheaper and more diversified world transport, especially the air transport and due to the emergence of new ...

Author(s)
Pop, I.; Kanovici, A.; Ghic, G.; Andrei, M.
Publisher
Academy of Economic Studies, Bucharest, Romania
Citation
Amfiteatru Economic, 2016, No.Special 10, pp 960-975 (En), 738-754 (Ro)
Abstract

The papers in this collection reflect the diversity of contemporary city tourism destinations, with studies measuring and analysing tourist motivations, levels of tourist satisfaction and tourist destination image. The case studies are based on cities as distinct as Ljubljana (Slovenia) to Lagos...

Publisher
Emerald Publishing, Bingley, UK
Citation
International Journal of Tourism Cities, 2017, 3, 4, pp 321-381
Abstract

Purpose: The aim of this practitioner paper is to reflect on the mistakes that most post-colonial, post-conflict or post-disaster destinations make when planning to grow tourism, and to offer a practical and business-driven solution that would help secure a more stable future in spite of potential...

Author(s)
Favre, C. C.
Publisher
Emerald Publishing, Bingley, UK
Citation
Worldwide Hospitality and Tourism Themes, 2017, 9, 5, pp 555-563
Abstract

Over recent years the BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) nations have secured the right to host several major international sporting events. Growth in tourism from developed countries is crucial to turn these events into a successful strategy for economic development. In this...

Author(s)
Peeters, T.; Matheson, V.; Szymanski, S.
Publisher
Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK
Citation
Journal of African Economies, 2014, 23, 2, pp 290-320
Abstract

Have slums suddenly become cool? Tourists across the globe seem to think so, as they increasingly hunt down favelas, ghettos, and barrios for memorable vacation experiences. A moral outrage to some critics, the rise of slum tourism nevertheless is a fascinating phenomenon that demands more...

Author(s)
Frenzel, F.
Publisher
Zed Books, London, UK
Citation
Slumming it, 2016, pp 224 pp.

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