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An overview is presented of rural tourism in South and Central America. Rural tourism is covered from the point of view of regional development involving two sectors: farming and tourism. Sections consider: farming in the Americas (agricultural subsidy policies, agricultural situations); the ...

Author(s)
Wyss, F.
Publisher
World Tourism Organization (WTO), Madrid, Spain
Citation
Rural tourism in the Americas and its contribution to job creation and heritage conservation, Asuncion, Paraguay, 12-13 May 2003, 2003, pp 17-115
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The growth and expansion of tourism worldwide has made the activity a relevant element in developing countries' economies with important cultural and natural features forming valuable tourist assets. The combination of these elements has led to the incorporation of tourism into the international...

Author(s)
Brito, G. M. W.
Publisher
Universidad de la Laguna, La Laguna, Spain
Citation
PASOS: Revista de Turismo y Patrimonio Cultural, 2018, 16, 2, pp 501-522
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This article is part of a broader research about traditional food markets as a tourist resource. The main goal of this paper is to explore the evolution of the traditional food markets from traditional distribution to essential sights in the cities, as a resource of experiential tourism. We study,...

Author(s)
García Henche, B.
Publisher
Universidade de Aveiro, Aveiro, Portugal
Citation
Revista Turismo & Desenvolvimento, 2016, No.25, pp 89-101
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The good practices characterized as main objective in this study are the experiences of Community-Based Tourism - CBT carried in the nuclei established in five regions around the territory of Serra do Brigadeiro, Minas Gerais. Brazil. The methodological procedure involved the diagnosis of the...

Author(s)
Moraes, W. V. de; Emmendoerfer, M. L.; Costa, N. M. C. da
Publisher
Centro de Investigaciones y Estudios Turísticos, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Citation
Estudios y Perspectivas en Turismo, 2013, 22, 6, pp 1074-1095
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The purpose of this study was to provide an analysis on the management of community-based tourism and competitive development in the implementation of sustainable components, in order for indigenous communities to generate their own resources from exploitation of tourist attractions and their...

Author(s)
Manzano, P.; González, A.
Publisher
Technical University of Cotopaxi, Latacunga, Ecuador
Citation
UTCiencia, 2017, 4, 1, pp 15-23
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The membership of Spain and Portugal to the European Union has encouraged cross-border cooperation, promoting the diversification of the tourism in both sides of the Luso-Spanish border. Our analysis takes as a reference Duero/Douro region and the Douro River, this fluvial tourism has revalued...

Author(s)
Ruiz Romero de La Cruz, E.; Cruz Ruiz, E.; Zamarreño Aramendia, G.
Publisher
Universidad de Murcia, Murcia, Spain
Citation
Cuadernos de Turismo, 2020, 45, pp 381-409, 589-593
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This bibliographic essay sought to mainly discuss how the internet has become an indispensable technical info-structure for global companies in post-Fordist competitiveness times through the works of the Spanish sociologist Manuel Castells. The aim is to discuss the new forms of social relations...

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Farias, T. R. P. de; Costa, J. H.; Perinotto, A. R. C.
Publisher
Centro de Investigaciones y Estudios Turísticos, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Citation
Estudios y Perspectivas en Turismo, 2017, 26, 3, pp 626-643
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This work aims to reflect on the characteristics of global tourism growth and its relation to cultural tourism development. The next few years will witness remarkable growth in tourism numbers, with visitors coming with diverse demographic, geographic, functional, and cultural backgrounds. Under...

Author(s)
Espeso-Molinero, P.
Publisher
Universidad de la Laguna, La Laguna, Spain
Citation
PASOS: Revista de Turismo y Patrimonio Cultural, 2019, 17, 6, pp 1101-1112
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In this paper there are some propositions for community-based tourism business management in order to develop and sell their product in rural areas. Based in scientific literature on the topic some theoretical propositions are made so that communities, destination management organizations and...

Author(s)
Dorta-Afonso, D.
Publisher
Universidad de Málaga, Malaga, Spain
Citation
TURyDES: Revista Turismo y Desarrollo Local, 2018, 11, 25, pp unpaginated
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Tourism is one of the most effective wealth redistribution activities. The world trends are focused on nature tourism; for this, the development of this activity must be planned and sustainable allowing the conservation of the pristine space, the empowerment of the rural culture and the use of the...

Author(s)
Veliz, K. C.; Ibarra, S. M.
Publisher
Universidad de Málaga, Malaga, Spain
Citation
TURyDES: Revista Turismo y Desarrollo Local, 2019, 12, 26,

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