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Purpose - The purpose of this paper is to explore the introduction of cruise ship tourism into historic urban centers, and the mitigation policies that can be implemented to encourage sustainable development of this relationship. Design/methodology/approach - The paper focuses on the unique aspects ...

Author(s)
Marsh, E. A.
Publisher
Emerald Group Publishing Ltd, Bradford, UK
Citation
Journal of Cultural Heritage Management and Sustainable Development, 2012, 2, 2, pp 190-199
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This special issue (consisting of four papers) aims to identify and discuss some important challenges of sports tourism and provide useful implications to educators, sport managers and organizations, as well as destination managers alike. The first paper explores the impact of new technologies on...

Author(s)
Sigala, M.; Christou, E.
Publisher
Inderscience Enterprises Ltd, Geneva, Switzerland
Citation
International Journal of Sport Management and Marketing, 2013, 14, 1/2/3/4, pp 1-95
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One of the fastest growing segments of the world's tourism industry is coastal tourism. As interest in coastal tourism intensifies, the increasing demand on coastal resources will require local governments and private businesses to obtain information on future tourism demand. However, management...

Author(s)
Dixon, A. W.; Oh, C. O.; Draper, J.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Elmsford, USA
Citation
Tourism Analysis, 2008, 13, 5/6, pp 579-590
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This issue comprises a selection of 25 papers presented at the Sustainable Tourism 2016 conference. The papers respond to some of the concerns regarding the impacts of tourism and consider the strategies to protect the natural and cultural landscapes, trying to minimize the adverse effects of...

Author(s)
Pineda, F. D.; Brebbia, C.; Miralles i Garcia, J. L.
Publisher
WIT Press, Southampton, UK
Citation
International Journal of Sustainable Development and Planning, 2016, 11, 3, pp iii + 227-482
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The virtual world of Second Life provides opportunities for companies in communicating marketing messages to targeted markets and capturing the attention of potential customers. Second Life has also been used by the travel and tourism industry as a collaborative and commercial tool for...

Author(s)
Huang YuChih; Backman, S. J.; Backman, K. F.; Moore, D.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Tourism Management, 2013, 36, pp 490-501
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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
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Local arts agencies have entered the local ecology of destination management in the United States as part of the network of organizations seeking to attract cultural tourists. This role has been virtually ignored in both the tourism and the community arts literatures. A national survey of local...

Author(s)
Hager, M. A.; Sung, H. K.
Publisher
Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel Research, 2012, 51, 4, pp 400-411
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This paper is a case study of the repositioning of New Orleans as a tourism destination after the devastating effects of Hurricane Katrina in August 2005. It examines the event from a post-disaster marketing viewpoint and first outlines the tourism industry in New Orleans before Hurricane Katrina,...

Author(s)
Chacko, H. E.; Marcell, M. H.
Publisher
Haworth Hospitality Press, Binghamton, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel & Tourism Marketing, 2007, 23, 2/4, pp 223-235
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The purpose of this paper is to explore the images of the Olympic Games and their host countries, as a country and as a tourism destination, before and after the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games (BOG) and 2010 Vancouver Olympic Games (VOG). The attitude changes towards the three image objects and...

Author(s)
Armenakyan, A.; Heslop, L. A.; Nadeau, J.; Lu, I. R. R.; O'Reilly, N.
Publisher
Inderscience Enterprises Ltd, Geneva, Switzerland
Citation
International Journal of Sport Management and Marketing, 2013, 14, 1/2/3/4, pp 71-95
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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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