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Tourism industry in the past two decades is increasingly subsuming the identity of an experience industry. Within the framework of the global crisis, Greece seeks for a way of rejuvenating, differentiating and upgrading in quality a "tired" tourism product within a broader framework of an enriched...

Author(s)
Vasileiou, M.; Tsartas, P.; Stogiannidou, M.
Publisher
University of the Aegean, Chios, Greece
Citation
Tourismos, 2016, 11, 3, pp 210-226
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Purpose - The purpose of this paper is to identify the organisational challenges of cultural tourism development in rural areas and to discuss and address those challenges using the principles of a community-based tourism concept. Methodology - A desk research was conducted to investigate ...

Author(s)
Ðurkin, J.; Perić, M.; Šebrek, J. K.
Publisher
Faculty of Tourism and Hospitality Management, University of Rijeka, Opatija, Croatia
Citation
4th International Scientific Conference ToSEE - Tourism in Southern and Eastern Europe 2017 "Tourism and Creative Industries: Trends and Challenges" Opatija, Croatia, 4 - 6 May 2017, 2017, pp 145-157
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As the opposite of mass tourism, alternative tourism provides opportunity for personalization, cultural self-involvement and interaction with the locals. Since customization becomes quite popular nowadays, alternative tourism appears to be an attractive and suitable choice for the tourists. In this ...

Author(s)
Pırnar, İ.; Kurtural, S.; Eriş, E. D.
Publisher
Izmir Katip Celebi University, Faculty of Tourism, Izmir, Turkey
Citation
International Journal of Contemporary Tourism Research, 2019, 3, 2, pp 235-244
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Cover for A stakeholder approach for sustainable community-based rural tourism development in Thailand.

This chapter explores the approach of tourist destination governance with a focus on community-based tourism in Thailand. Through five case studies, the chapter explores a number of factors in the failure and success of community-based tourism development, and the importance of an integrated...

Author(s)
Choibamroong, T.
ISBN
2011 CABI (H ISBN 9781845937942)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Tourism and leisure behaviour in an ageing world.

This is the second edition to the book Growing Older: Tourism and Leisure Behaviour of Older Adults. Similar to the first edition, its focus is to provide the latest research about the characteristics, tourist behaviour, and leisure needs of baby boomers, seniors, and older adults. This edition...

Author(s)
Patterson, I.
ISBN
2018 CABI (H ISBN 9781786390943)
Type
Book
Abstract

Community-based tourism is now as an alternative to being able to provide community welfare and community empowerment towards sustainable tourism. Once the importance of community participation in village development becomes a sustainable tourism destination, it has encouraged Community Based...

Author(s)
Bagus, S. I.; Made, S. U. I.; Nyoman, S. I. A.; Putu, W. S. N.
Publisher
iVolga Press, Orel City, Russia
Citation
Russian Journal of Agricultural and Socio-Economic Sciences, 2019, 10, 94, pp 70-78
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This research discusses the role of local stakeholder participation in developing sustainable community-based tourism (CBT). A survey collected in Pulau Redang, Kuala Terengganu from carefully recruited community-based tourism stakeholders is discussed to further solidify the theoretical...

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Abukhalifeh, A. N.; Wondirad, A.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
International Journal of Tourism Sciences, 2019, 19, 2, pp 80-97
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The concept of community-based tourism village development becomes important in the sustainable tourism development strategy part. The study aims to formulate a community-based tourism village development strategy with a case in the Borobudur tourism village area. The research uses strengths,...

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Arintoko, A.; Ahmad, A. A.; Gunawan, D. S.; Supadi, S.
Publisher
Universitatea din Oradea Romania, Oradea, Romania
Citation
GeoJournal of Tourism and Geosites, 2020, 29, 2, pp 398-413
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Purpose - Purpose of the paper is to determine and analyze obstacles of tourism development in Vukovar-Srijem County. The main focus of this paper is put on analyzing obstacles of tourism development in the County by using the theoretical knowledge about community-based tourism. One of the key...

Author(s)
Krajinović, V.; Hodak, D. F.; Vlahov, A.
Publisher
Faculty of Tourism and Hospitality Management, University of Rijeka, Opatija, Croatia
Citation
5th International Scientific Conference ToSEE - Tourism in Southern and Eastern Europe 2019 "Creating Innovative Tourism Experiences: The Way to Extend the Tourist Season", Opatija, Croatia,16-18 May 2019, 2019, pp 389-403
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The cruise industry has been one of the fastest-growing sectors of the international tourism industry with tremendous growth potential. With the rapid expansion of the mainland cruise market, it is critical for cruise operators to understand the perceptions of mainland travelers toward the cruise ...

Author(s)
Chan, E. A. H.; Mak, B. L. M.; Pan, S.
Publisher
Washington State University, Pullman, USA
Citation
The 5th Advances in Hospitality & Tourism Marketing and Management (AHTMM) Conference, Beppu, Japan, 18-21 June 2015, 2015, pp 518-523

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