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Hani Rice Terraces is listed as UNESCO World Cultural Heritage in 2014 and also Globally Agricultural Heritage Systems (GIAHS) in 2010 as the marvelous human wisdom and its outstanding universal value to the human beings. At the same time, with unique, magnificent and varied scenery, complex...

Author(s)
Shi ShaoHua; Sun YeHong
Publisher
Tourism College of Beijing Union University, Beijing, China
Citation
Tourism Tribune, 2016, 31, 7, pp 52-64
Abstract

The rapid development of tourism in Bali Province led to the conversion of agricultural land into settlements, and tourism support facilities are growing rapidly in Denpasar City. This causes a decline in the area of rice fields and increasingly threatens the existence of subak (the Balinese...

Author(s)
Arisena, G. M. K.; Dewi, N. L. P. K.
Publisher
Russian Journal of Agricultural and Socio-Economic Sciences, Orel City, Russia
Citation
Russian Journal of Agricultural and Socio-Economic Sciences, 2017, 9, 69, pp 47-53
Abstract

The development of rural tourism is one of important measures for the protection and inheritance of agricultural cultural heritage, while agricultural cultural heritage also becomes decisive factor of promoting rural tourism development They complement each other and develop together. In this...

Author(s)
Zhang XinYuan; Li Hua; Chen FeiPing
Publisher
Journal Board of Journal of Landscape Research, Pawtucket, USA
Citation
Journal of Landscape Research, 2018, 10, 5, pp 91-94
Abstract

Agricultural heritage sites have been gaining popularity as tourism destinations. The arrival of large numbers of tourists, however, has created serious challenges to these vulnerable ecosystems. In particular, water resources are facing tremendous pressure. Thus, an assessment of tourism water...

Author(s)
Tian Mi; Min QingWen; Lun Fei; Yuan Zheng; Fuller, A. M.; Yang Lun; Zhang YongXun; Zhou Jie
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Sustainability, 2015, 7, 11, pp 15548-15569
Abstract

This article examines three forms of tourism gentrification within the Honghe Hani Rice Terraces UNESCO World Heritage Site in Yunnan, China. The Indigenous Hani and Yi communities who populate this remote mountainous area possess distinct cultural practices that have supported the rice terrace...

Author(s)
Chan JinHooi; Iankova, K.; Zhang Ying; McDonald, T.; Qi XiaoGuang
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 2016, 24, 8/9, pp 1262-1279
Abstract

The importance of special contexts and historical contingency in explaining the mechanism of human-environment interactions is being increasingly emphasized by human geographers. However, their studies lack appropriate theories and an operational framework to apply a "contextualization"...

Author(s)
Hua HongLian; Zhou ShangYi; Ding ZhiQiang; Pan YuJun
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Sustainability, 2018, 10, 7, pp 2230
Abstract

Land use change due to the development of agriculture and community-based tourism has resulted in an increase in natural hazards (e.g. erosion and landslides) that affect sustainability in the Sapa mountainous area in northern Vietnam. Natural hazard regulating ecosystem services have protected the ...

Author(s)
Kinh Bac Dang; Burkhard, B.; Müller, F.; Van Bao Dang
Publisher
Springer, Dordrecht, Netherlands
Citation
Paddy and Water Environment, 2018, 16, 4, pp 767-781
Abstract

This article discusses the impacts food tourism has had on traditional foodstuffs and foodways in two separate regions in Central Portugal. Following a multi-sited ethnographic approach, ethnographic and documental data from the regions of Baixo Mondego and Beira Interior Sul pertaining to tourism...

Author(s)
Teixeira, V. A. V.; Ribeiro, N. F.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Journal of Heritage Tourism, 2013, 8, 2/3, pp 193-212
Abstract

This research is the survey research, which evaluates and analyzes the tourism potential resources through 10 diversity sites in Ar-Cha Thong Cave Temple. The study focuses on the recreational opportunities of the site. The sections are Lan-Pra-Keaw, Dan-Satthu-Pai, The Pireepinas, Phrathat...

Author(s)
Krongyut, K.; Poomvichuvech, D.
Publisher
Taiwan Leisure Association, New Taipei City, Taiwan
Citation
International Leisure Review, 2017, 6, 2, pp 27-44
Abstract

In China, application for inclusion on the world heritage list has been widely pursued in recent years because it is one of the best means of heritage protection and local tourism development. However, heritage is always dominated by an authorized discourse that also defines who the legitimate...

Author(s)
Qu Ce; Zhang ChaoZhi
Publisher
Tourism College of Beijing Union University, Beijing, China
Citation
Tourism Tribune, 2016, 31, 7, pp 43-51

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