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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

This volume presents an analysis of the most recent trends in international tourism worldwide up to 2003. Trends in inbound tourist arrivals and receipts, origin and destination of international tourists, air transport and airport passenger traffic, the meetings market, and accommodation, are...

Publisher
World Tourism Organization (WTO), Madrid, Spain
Citation
Tourism market trends: world overview and tourism topics, 2003 edition, 2004, pp 176 pp.
Abstract

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

Tourism marketing is a key policy focus in the tourism sector development strategy of most countries in the global south. This is because of its potential as the most optimal alternative for achieving economic and social development, even in economies with daunting economic climates. In this...

Author(s)
Benghadbane, F.; Khreis, S.
Publisher
Universitatea din Oradea Romania, Oradea, Romania
Citation
GeoJournal of Tourism and Geosites, 2019, 24, 1, pp 146-160
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Cruise tourism is on its way to becoming the new mass tourism and hospitality product. However, existing research on the sustainability of the cruise industry reveals that negative impacts often outweigh the positive. Criticism includes for example, unequal distribution of economic benefits,...

Author(s)
Römhild-Raviart, J.; Weeden, C.; Jarvis, N.; Pantelidis, I.
Publisher
Intellect Books, Bristol, UK
Citation
Hospitality and Society, 2019, 9, 1, pp 31-51
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Forty-five papers and two abstracts from the title conference are presented under the following themes: tourism planning; community tourism development; tourism management; tourism impacts; tourism business; tourism marketing; hospitality management; tourism spatial development; nature-based...

Author(s)
Mohamed, B.; Bahauddin, A.
Publisher
Sustainable Tourism Research Cluster, Penang, Malaysia
Citation
Proceedings of International Conference on Tourism Development, 'Building the future of tourism', Penang, Malaysia, 4-5 February 2013, 2013, pp x + 487 pp.
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Tourism is considered to be as one of the most important sectors on economic development. That's why, many destinations try to develop tourism marketing strategies to attract increasing numbers of tourists and to build destination brand loyalty. Destination brand loyalty can be defined as "the...

Author(s)
Tașkın, Ç.; Karadamar, A. A.
Publisher
Eastern Mediterranean University and Washington State University, Famagusta, Cyprus
Citation
Conference proceedings, 7th Advances in Hospitality & Tourism Marketing & Management (AHTMM) Conference, Famagusta, Cyprus, 10-15 July 2017, 2017, pp 576-585
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Tourism is a major global economic sector that is undergoing tremendous growth in emerging economies and is often touted as salient for development and poverty alleviation in developing countries. Tourism is recognized as a highly climate-sensitive sector, one that is also strongly influenced by...

Author(s)
Scott, D.; Gössling, S.; Hall, C. M.
Publisher
John Wiley & Sons, Inc, Hoboken, USA
Citation
Interdisciplinary Reviews: Climate Change (WIRE's), 2012, 3, 3, pp 213-232
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The paper presents the forms and activities from the hospitality industry, including conventional tourism of table, cultural tourism, business tourism, rural tourism, cruise tourism, religious tourism, sports tourism and urban tourism. The process of direction to the sustainability should normally ...

Author(s)
Chirilă, D.; Chirilă, M.; Sîrbulescu, C.
Publisher
Banat's University of Agricultural Science and Veterinary Medicine, Timisoara, Romania
Citation
Scientific Papers: Animal Science and Biotechnologies, 2018, 51, 1, pp 191-198

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