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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.
AbstractFull Text

Wine tourism has developed in Spain at a slower rate than elsewhere, because of a less successful destination management approach among other reasons. In this framework, it is relevant to identify and analyse successful wine tourism destinations worldwide, as their policy and governance practice...

Author(s)
Fernández Alonso, A.; Amo, L. H.; Vidal, J. A.
Publisher
Universidad de la Laguna, La Laguna, Spain
Citation
PASOS: Revista de Turismo y Patrimonio Cultural, 2017, 15, 4, pp 793-805
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This issue presents a selection of four papers presented during the 3rd QATEM (Quantitative Approaches in Tourism Economics and Management) workshop. The first paper investigates the influence of exchange rate volatility on tourist spending in South Africa. The second paper analyses the tourism ...

Author(s)
Botti, L.; Giannoni, S.; Maupertuis, M. A.; Peypoch, N.
Publisher
International University College, Dobrich, Bulgaria
Citation
European Journal of Tourism Research, 2013, 6, 2, pp 103-153
Abstract

In their quest for long-term sustainability and financial success, winery entrepreneurs increasingly perceive wine tourism and tourism-related enterprises as important facets of their business strategy. However, to benefit from wine tourism activities, winery operators will need to develop new...

Author(s)
Alonso, A. D.; Bressan, A.; O'Shea, M.; Krajsic, V.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Elmsford, USA
Citation
Tourism Analysis, 2012, 17, 5, pp 643-657
AbstractFull Text

This special issue on smart tourism destinations consists of five papers, which deal with smart destination management, tourism co-design, tourism recommender systems, and smart technologies to enhance cultural heritage experiences.

Author(s)
Errichiello, L.; Micera, R.
Publisher
Varna University of Management (ex International University College), Varna, Bulgaria
Citation
European Journal of Tourism Research, 2017, 17, pp 5-101
Abstract

This paper examines themed tourism routes as a potential driver for local economic development. Lessons are drawn from case studies of the Camino de Santiago in Spain and France and the Midlands Meander in South Africa to demonstrate their positive impact on rural economies. The paper argues that...

Author(s)
Lourens, M.
Publisher
Routledge, Basingstoke, UK
Citation
Development Southern Africa, 2007, 24, 3, pp 475-489
Abstract

This special issue, through a comparison of rural tourism in different countries/regions (Australia, Spain, USA, southeastern Europe, Denmark, and South Africa), identifies common themes and highlights the multifaceted and interdisciplinary nature of rural tourism across continents, and illustrates ...

Author(s)
Sharpley, R.; Roberts, L.
Publisher
John Wiley & Sons, Chichester, UK
Citation
International Journal of Tourism Research, 2004, 6, 3, pp 119-124
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Cover for Managing quality of life in tourism and hospitality.

This book shares the work of various scholars under the umbrella of quality of life in tourism and hospitality, including case studies showing best practice. The main goal of this volume is to provide a portfolio of selected activities from tourism and hospitality settings as best practices and...

Author(s)
Uysal, M.; Sirgy, M. J.; Kruger, S.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786390455)
Type
Book
Abstract

This study analysed the effects of the combined psychological characteristics of risk-taking and sensation seeking on the travel behaviour and preferred tourist activities of young adults on leisure trips. It was conducted among 1429 students at 11 universities located in 11 different countries...

Author(s)
Pizam, A.; Jeong GangHoan; Reichel, A.; Boemmel, H. van; Lusson, J. M.; Steynberg, L.; State-Costache, O.; Volo, S.; Kroesbacher, C.; Kucerova, J.; Montmany, N.
Publisher
Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel Research, 2004, 42, 3, pp 251-260

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