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Small island tourism economies (SITEs) vary in their size, land area, location, narrow resource bases, economic development, overwhelming reliance on tourism and consistent inflow of foreign direct investment for economic growth. Small island tourism economics differ in their ethnic diversity,...

Author(s)
Shareef, R.; McAleer, M.
Publisher
John Wiley & Sons, Chichester, UK
Citation
International Journal of Tourism Research, 2005, 7, 6, pp 313-333
Abstract

The paper gives a background to viticulture and wine making in South Africa before outlining post-apartheid developments in the supply and demand side of the wine industry. Through a description of recent tourism patterns in the Western Cape Province and especially the Winelands, the linkage...

Author(s)
Demhardt, I. J.
Publisher
Haworth Hospitality Press, Binghamton, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel & Tourism Marketing, 2003, 14, 3/4, pp 113-130
Abstract

Tourism to South Africa has increased consistently over the last 15 years and the country has become one of the most popular tourist destinations, not only in Africa, but also in the world. With 10 million tourists visiting South Africa, tourism has grown to become an important industry,...

Author(s)
Saayman, M.; Saayman, A.
Publisher
IP Publishing Limited, London, UK
Citation
Tourism Economics, 2012, 18, 6, pp 1313-1329
Abstract

Tourism is a crucial development sector that employs thousands of people and contributes to addressing the triple challenge of poverty, inequality and unemployment in previously disadvantaged communities. In Zimbabwe, tourism is a fundamental tool for development that depends on the rich natural...

Author(s)
Dube, K.; Nhamo, G.
Publisher
Springer, Dordrecht, Netherlands
Citation
Environment, Development and Sustainability, 2019, 21, 4, pp 2025-2041
Full TextCABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Tourism in the Seychelles: trends and experiences.

This chapter first offers background information on tourism in the Seychelles, covering the country's tourism policy, its Travel and Tourism Competitiveness Index (TTCI) ranking, the economic contribution of tourism, the trends in tourist arrivals, and destination's market mix. The chapter then...

Author(s)
Seetaram, N.; Joubert, B.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786390929)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

Tourism Climate Indices (TCIs) have been used extensively in the global North to quantify the climatic suitability of tourist destinations. TCIs have very seldom been applied in the global South. This gap in the literature is significant, due to the considerable growth that tourism sectors in the...

Author(s)
Fitchett, J. M.; Robinson, D.; Hoogendoorn, G.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 2017, 25, 6, pp 851-867
Abstract

This special issue (consisting of 10 papers) pays particular attention to international tourism trend patterns as the basis for analysis with reference to the relationships between the characteristics of 'tourism production' and 'tourism consumption'. Such trend patterns have been of importance to...

Author(s)
Dieke, P. U. C.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Current Issues in Tourism, 2013, 16, 7/8, pp 623-809
Abstract

Thirteen contributions present examples of tourist behaviour and tourism marketing research that incorporates the global nature of tourism as an integral component. The globalization of tourism has resulted in more culturally diverse travellers with different preferences, motivations, expectations ...

Publisher
International Business Press, Binghamton, USA
Citation
Global tourist behavior., 1994, pp 271 pp.
Abstract

US outbound travel has registered strong annual gains in outbound trip volume during the 1990s. The average annual increase in trips and expenditure (excluding fares) between 1991 and 1997 was 4.2% and 7.4% respectively, with most of the increase accounted for by overseas travel - ie to ...

Author(s)
Fockler, S.
Citation
Travel & Tourism Analyst, 1998, No. 4, pp 23-36
Abstract

The Drakensberg is the highest mountain range in southern Africa and is considered a valuable natural and economic resource; it is also a primary tourist destination in the region. The present article compares recent tourism development and management in the well-established Royal Natal National...

Author(s)
Linde, J.; Grab, S.
Publisher
International Mountain Society (IMS), Berne, Switzerland
Citation
Mountain Research and Development, 2008, 28, 1, pp 65-71

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