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Starting from the needs of tourism development in continental Croatia protected areas such as national parks and nature parks provide special opportunities for its development. In continental Croatia Nature Park Lonjsko Polje in particular stands out, because its specific natural, cultural and...

Author(s)
Hendija, Z.; Bartoluci, F.; Stanivuković, I.
Publisher
Međimursko veleučilište u Čakovcu, Čakovec, Croatia
Citation
4. međunarodna konferencija, Inovacije, tehnologije, edukacija i menadžment, Sv. Martin na Muri, Croatia, 14. i 15. travnja 2016. Zbornik radova, 2016, pp 69-77
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During the past decades, the tourism sector has become an increasing important issue for governments and regional agencies searching for socio-economic development. Especially in the Global South the increasing tourism demand has been seen highly beneficial as evolving tourism can create direct and ...

Author(s)
Kavita, E.; Saarinen, J.
Publisher
Geographical Society of Finland, Helsinki, Finland
Citation
Fennia, 2016, 194, 1, pp 79-88
Abstract

The strategic objectives of South Africa's government in getting the most impoverished rural areas in the country out from underdevelopment are: infrastructure development, poverty alleviation and job creation. In the national policy framework, tourism is singled out as the most effective tool for...

Author(s)
Ivanovich, M.
Publisher
AFAHPER-SD, Thohoandou, South Africa
Citation
African Journal for Physical, Health Education, Recreation and Dance, 2015, 21, Suppl. 1, pp 37-54
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Rural tourism, which is at the same time a kind of broadly understood sustainable tourism, is a concept, although widely used, difficult to define. Many researchers such as M. Jansen-Verbeke distinguish between rural tourism, agritourism and farm tourism (Jansen-Verbeken, 1990). Ecotourism is also...

Author(s)
Walas, B.; Nemethy, S.
Publisher
European Ecocycles Society, Gyongyos, Hungary
Citation
Ecocycles, 2017, 3, 2, pp 24-31
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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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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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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
Abstract

Purpose - The purpose of this paper is to focus on the reforms in the public-holiday-policy system and their influence on the domestic tourism in China. The major reforms in the Chinese holiday system in the last 20 years and the overall changes in the demand for domestic tourism are analyzed in...

Author(s)
Shen Han; Wang QiuCheng; Ye Chuou; Liu ShihChi [Liu, S. C. J. ]
Publisher
Emerald Publishing, Bingley, UK
Citation
Journal of Tourism Futures, 2018, 4, 2, pp 139-151
Abstract

This paper defines gastronomic tourism, presents a demographic profile of gastronomic tourists, and discusses the drivers of the gastronomic tourism market. The paper also describes two forms of gastronomy (cookery schools and spa cuisine) and current gastronomic trends, as well as other niche ...

Author(s)
Loverseed, H.
Publisher
Mintel International Group Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Travel & Tourism Analyst, 2009, No.4, pp 1-42
Abstract

This work is the result of the development of the Project Planning Practice Sierra Brigadier, supported by Ministry of Tourism, whose objective was to order the appeal as community-based tourism product. The Good Practice relate to the achievement of core community-based tourism established in five ...

Author(s)
Moraes, W. V.; Ribeiro, G. A.
Publisher
Sociedade Brasileira de Ecotourismo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Citation
Revista Brasileira de Ecoturismo, 2013, 6, 1, pp 107-122

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