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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
Abstract

Tourism is a multi-faced activity that links the economic, social and environmental components of sustainability. Firstly, this research analyses residents' perceptions of the impact of tourism development and examines the factors that influence the support for sustainable tourism development....

Author(s)
Diaconescu, D. M.; Moraru, R.; Stănciulescu, G.
Publisher
Academy of Economic Studies, Bucharest, Romania
Citation
Amfiteatru Economic, 2016, No.Special 10, pp 999-1014 (En), 769-785 (Ro)
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Due to growing saturation and competitiveness on tourism market as well as ecological awareness of an individual, certain destinations strive towards creating and offering as acceptable as possible tourist products which are sustainable and unique at the same time, aiming to attract as many as...

Author(s)
Jaković, B.; Tubić, D.; Ðurović, M.
Publisher
Faculty of Tourism and Hospitality Management, University of Rijeka, Opatija, Croatia
Citation
Proceedings of the 3rd International Scientific Conference Tourism in Southern and Eastern Europe 2015 (ToSEE), Opatija, Croatia, 14-16 May 2015, 2015, pp 103-114
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The aim of this paper is to determine the attractiveness potential for certain types of rural tourism in Slavonia and Baranja. Tourist attraction is the main reason for tourist travel, and functional classification creation of tourist attractions is a precondition for the identification,...

Author(s)
Sudarić, T.; Zmaić, K.; Petrić, B.
Publisher
University of Zagreb, Faculty of Agriculture, Zagreb, Croatia
Citation
50th Croatian & 10th International Symposium on Agriculture, 16-20 February 2015, Opatija, Croatia. Proceedings, 2015, pp 169-173
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The tourism has significant potential as a driver for economic growth and also potential for creating new jobs and reducing the poverty. Considering this fact, farmers and all tourism stakeholders should utilise these advantages and convert their agricultural and tourist activity into new cash cow...

Author(s)
Ciglovska, B.
Publisher
Balkan Environmental Association (BENA), Thessaloniki, Greece
Citation
Journal of Environmental Protection and Ecology, 2016, 17, 1, pp 276-283
Abstract

Discussions with tourism and agricultural themes are very wide and comprehend a considerable group of theoretical perspectives. Some elements of these themes are approached here, especially those that, in their group, question the predominant typology of tourism, the one of the masses, and...

Author(s)
Guzzatti, T. C.; Sampaio, C. A. C.; Coriolano, L. N. M. T.
Publisher
Sociedade Brasileira de Ecotourismo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Citation
Revista Brasileira de Ecoturismo, 2013, 6, 1, pp 93-106
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Rural tourism in Bulgaria is a relatively fast growing and newly-established alternative form of tourism. In recent years, there has been a positive tendency towards increase of the interest in practicing this type of tourism, increase of the number of tourists who have visited rural regions and...

Author(s)
Lulcheva, I.; Aleksandrov, K.
Publisher
University of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine, Bucharest, Romania
Citation
Scientific Papers Series - Management, Economic Engineering in Agriculture and Rural Development, 2017, 17, 4, pp 179-185
Abstract

Since 2004, Sendang district has been designated as an agropolitan area. However, its development still faces so many obstacles until now, and result in a low economic income. The aims of this study are to analyze the potential for the development of agrotourism in Sendang as well as formulate...

Author(s)
Rokani, L. E.; Hakim, L.; Setyowati, E.
Publisher
Russian Journal of Agricultural and Socio-Economic Sciences, Orel City, Russia
Citation
Russian Journal of Agricultural and Socio-Economic Sciences, 2018, 12, 84, pp 205-213
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Bucovina, one of the most important and popular areas of agrotourism in the country, has a high growth potential compared to other areas of the country. Therefore, agrotourism development is clearly the solution for rural communities to ensure economic growth and creating new jobs. The current...

Author(s)
Chiran, A.; Gîndu, E.; Jităreanu, A. F.; Vîntu, C. R.; Ciornei, L.
Publisher
Banat's University of Agricultural Science and Veterinary Medicine, Timisoara, Romania
Citation
Lucrări Științifice, Universitatea de Științe Agricole Și Medicină Veterinară a Banatului, Timisoara, Seria I, Management Agricol, 2016, 18, 1, pp 235-244
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Ecotourism, green tourism, rural tourism are just some of the terms that define the tourism activities taking place in specific and unique environment offered by rural areas. If ecotourism and green tourism are usually concepts related to a particular component of tourism, that the activities in...

Author(s)
Lucian, R.
Publisher
University of Oradea Publishing House, Oradea, Romania
Citation
Analele Universității din Oradea, Fascicula: Ecotoxicologie, Zootehnie și Tehnologii de Industrie Alimentară, 2018, 17, B, pp 83-89

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