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The presence of tourism destinations on the Internet becomes an imperative to get visibility on the global communication scenario. In Brazil, as a result of a lack of technical infrastructure on the remote areas as well as the issue of Internet availability can be seen as an obstacle to the...

Author(s)
Marcondes, D.; Corrêa, C. H. W.
Publisher
Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Citation
Caderno Virtual de Turismo, 2016, 16, 2, pp 168-182
Abstract

The present study has the purpose of discussing the process of geoconservation through the valorization of the geodiversity the Caçapava do Sul city, Rio Grande do Sul, for the development of ecotourism and geotourism activities, emphasizing macro-natural aspects of the natural heritage (geological ...

Author(s)
Degrandi, S. M.; Figueiró, A. S.
Publisher
Sociedade Brasileira de Ecotourismo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Citation
Revista Brasileira de Ecoturismo, 2012, 5, 2, pp 173-196
Abstract

The possibility of outsourcing the services to support visitation and tourism in protected areas has been recommended as a solution to enable the public use of these spaces and can focus on medium and large businesses or enhance and insert local populations. With the aim of a deeper understanding...

Author(s)
Betti, P.; Denardin, V. F.
Publisher
Sociedade Brasileira de Ecotourismo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Citation
Revista Brasileira de Ecoturismo, 2013, 6, 4, pp 176-190
Abstract

The protected areas were created in an undemocratic way, incorporating in their areas the territory of traditional communities. The restriction traditional activities such as agriculture and extraction, took such communities to develop activities and services geared to tourism. The aim of this...

Author(s)
Ferreira, P. T. A.; Raimundo, S.
Publisher
Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Citation
Caderno Virtual de Turismo, 2016, 16, 2, pp 150-167
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The main features of Argentina's international tourism show that there is a significant tourist flow from Brazil, who emerges as the main source market with a series of shared values and history and certain cultural closeness. This work aims to study the behavior of the Brazilian market,...

Author(s)
Decasper, S. M.; Servalli, N.
Publisher
Universidad Externado de Colombia, Bogota, Colombia
Citation
Turismo y Sociedad, 2016, 18, pp 43-60
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In the context of the relationship between tourism and natural areas, and more specifically, tourism demand in relation to nature and the resources offered by it, capable of attracting human interest in learning more about, having direct contact with, and enjoying nature, this article addresses the ...

Author(s)
Pires, P. dos S.
Publisher
Associação Nacional de Pesquisa e Pós-Graduação em Turisme (ANPTUR), Sao Paulo, Brazil
Citation
Revista Brasileira de Pesquisa em Turismo, 2013, 7, 3, pp 398-418
Abstract

In Brazil, gastronomy has become increasingly valued by tourists, being regarded as a strong tourist attraction. According to recent studies carried out by the Ministry of Tourism (2011, 2012), tourists visiting the country had a very positive experience with the Brazilian gastronomy during their...

Author(s)
Martins, U. M. O.; Costa, C.; Baptista, M. M.
Publisher
Universidade de Aveiro, Aveiro, Portugal
Citation
Revista Turismo & Desenvolvimento , 2014, No.21/22 Vol. 1, pp 191-204
Abstract

The recent attitude of presidents of Brazil to the tourist industry is discussed. Issues considered are programme development, promotion of international tourism , marketing and advertising. Examples are discussed of tourism policies in Germany, France, Spain, Japan and the USA. The possibility is ...

Author(s)
Trigueiros, O., Jr.
Publisher
Confederação Nacional do Comércio, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Citation
Carta Mensal - Conselho Técnico da Confederação Nacional do Comércio, 2002, 48, 569, pp 25-33
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This paper presents the hiking activity as an emerging market to develop the tourism sector in Brazil. In order to analysis the opportunity to used hiking tourism as a source of competitive advantage and improvement of the country tourism flow the international tourism demand was verified. It...

Author(s)
Oliveira-Matos, C. de; Chim-Miki, A. F.; Mediana-Brito, P.; Batista-Canino, R. M.
Publisher
Universidade Nove de Julho, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Citation
PODIUM: Sport, Leisure and Tourism Review, 2017, 6, 4, pp 427-449
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This paper acknowledge that social relations and network organizational structures are important in collaborative community projects and that there is a need to promote a broader discussion on participatory management and tourism sustainability from at relational perspective. The study examines the ...

Author(s)
Burgos, A.; Mertens, F.
Publisher
Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Citation
Caderno Virtual de Turismo, 2015, 15, 1, pp 81-98

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