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Tourism is a major part of the contemporary experience economy, in which food plays an important role. Food is a key part of all cultures, a major element of global intangible heritage and an increasingly important attraction for tourists. The linkages between food and tourism also provide a...

Publisher
Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), Paris, France
Citation
Food and the tourism experience: The OECD-Korea Workshop, 2012, pp 176 pp.
Abstract

This article focuses on destination branding using social representations as the main theoretical framework, with a specific focus on ICT-mediated social representations. It tackles the questions related to destination e-branding expressed through web marketing of city brand identity and city brand ...

Author(s)
Rosa, A. S. de; Bocci, E.; Dryjanska, L.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Journal of Destination Marketing & Management, 2019, 11, pp 150-165
Abstract

The efforts that have been made during the 1990s to develop new methods to analyse tourism and tourism-related employment, standardise and ensure the relevance of tourism statistics systems, increase consistency between the various systems in place at an international level, and create awareness...

Publisher
Paris, France
Citation
Measuring the role of tourism in OECD economies: the OECD manual on tourism satellite accounts and employment., 2000, pp 270 pp.
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A definition for sustainable tourism is sought. Next, a discussion is presented of how tourism and the environment may develop in Europe, how tourist organizations should react, and the benefits that may from tourism ecolabels are described. The following issues are addressed: tourism within the...

Author(s)
Hamele, H.
ISBN
2001 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 0851995063)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

This paper analyses the use of the main e-tourism platforms by European tourists. A computer-aided Web interview (CAWI) was used to conduct the research in 19 European countries: Germany, Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Spain, Finland, France, Holland, Ireland, Italy, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Russia,...

Author(s)
David-Negre, T.; Almedida-Santana, A.; Hernández, J. M.; Moreno-Gil, S.
Publisher
Springer Berlin, Heidelberg, Germany
Citation
Information Technology and Tourism, 2018, 20, 1/4, pp 131-152
Abstract

Health tourism is considered to be one of the most dynamic segments of the tourism market at the beginning of the 21st century. This reflects the increasing concern of consumers with issues relating to preservation of health, beauty treatments, and maintaining body and soul. The health tourism...

Author(s)
Kiss, K.; Török, P.
Publisher
Magyar Turizmus Rt., Budapest, Hungary
Citation
Turizmus Bulletin, 2001, 5, 3, pp 7-14
Abstract

Following a background discussion on the key dimensions of rural development in the EU, this chapter highlights some examples that present either innovative approaches or representative use of the framework provided by the EU's Rural Development Regulation. Examples have been selected so as to...

Author(s)
Shucksmith, M.; Thomson, K. J.; Roberts, D.
ISBN
2005 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851990552)
Publisher
CABI Publishing, Wallingford, UK
Citation
The CAP and the regions: the territorial impact of the Common Agricultural Policy, 2005, pp 165-188
Abstract

This book highlights the most successful implementation of Leader+ funded local development strategies in the European Union. Leader+ is a European Community initiative for assisting rural communities in improving the quality of life and economic prosperity of their local area, and is co-financed...

Publisher
Leader+ Observatory, Brussels, Belgium
Citation
A selection of Leader+ best practices, 2009, pp 98 pp.
Abstract

Estimates of U.S. demand for travel to Western Europe (including the UK, France, Germany, Italy, Switzerland, Spain, Austria and Denmark) are calculated using a gradual switching regression procedure (GSRP) based on the U.S. annual data of visits from 1960-85. The two benefits of this procedure...

Author(s)
Gallet, C. A.; Braun, B. M.
Publisher
Pergamon Press, Oxford, UK
Citation
Annals of Tourism Research, 2001, 28, 2, pp 503-507
Abstract

The performance of MICE (meetings, incentives, conferences and exhibitions) tourism in Europe in recent years ending in 2002 is analysed, and the outlook of this tourism sector is explored. Also presented are profiles of 11 MICE destinations in Europe: Barcelona (Spain); Berlin (Germany); Brussels...

Author(s)
Cope, R.
Publisher
Mintel International Group Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Travel & Tourism Analyst, 2003, No.2, pp 3.1-3.21

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