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This issue presents six selected papers from the 1st International Conference of Contemporary Marketing Issues. All the papers offer insights and perspectives in the knowledge area of tourism marketing. Issues explored include: the technological developments in the field of information and...

Author(s)
Sotiriadis, M.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Anatolia, 2015, 26, 1, pp 1-84
Abstract

Tourism is a very important source for foreign revenue for Kenya. But most of this revenue is from international tourists. However, international tourists cannot always support the tourism industry, especially in years of economic, political, and social turmoil. A vibrant domestic tourism can...

Author(s)
Okello, M. M.; Kenana, L.; Kieti, D.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Elmsford, USA
Citation
Tourism Analysis, 2012, 17, 1, pp 79-89
Abstract

Parks and protected areas in Zambia are valuable resources for conservation, tourism, and economic development for the local and national economy. The government intends to increase arrivals in National Parks as well as diversify with culture-based products to ensure locals are involved and benefit ...

Author(s)
Thapa, B.
Publisher
Sagamore Publishing, Urbana, USA
Citation
Journal of Park and Recreation Administration, 2013, 31, 2, pp unpaginated
Abstract

This special issue reassesses the process of tourism policy and planning in Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) over the years. In particular, it considers how the increasing focus on sustainability in policy discourses are shaping current and future tourism policy and planning in the region. The seven papers ...

Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Tourism Planning and Development, 2019, 16, 2, pp 119-253
Abstract

Since their creation in 1872, most 'protected natural areas' have been considered as probably the greatest achievement of nature conservation. Many countries have such spaces within their territories and many visitors, native or foreign, use some of their free time to get to know them. In this...

Author(s)
Schmitz, M. F.
Publisher
WIT Press, Southampton, UK
Citation
Tourism and natural protected areas, 2014, pp 152 pp.
Abstract

Purpose - The purpose of this study is to analyse the importance of rural communities' participation in the management of tourism development. Design/methodology/approach - A case study was conducted at the Katse and Mohale Tourism Development Area of Lesotho. This study was conducted in three...

Author(s)
Lekaota, L.
Publisher
Emerald Group Publishing Ltd, Bingley, UK
Citation
Worldwide Hospitality and Tourism Themes, 2015, 7, 5, pp 453-462
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This chapter focuses on private-sector tourism partnerships in protected areas that incorporate community representation. These institutions differ considerably from purely community-based tourism (CBT) enterprises. The chapter expands our knowledge on joint venture operations, where community...

Author(s)
Snyman, S.; Spenceley, A.
ISBN
2019 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786393555)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

This chapter discusses the origins and development of both wildlife and beach tourism in Kenya, analyses the role of tourism in the economy, and outlines the challenges of the country's tourism industry at the end of the 20th century and the prospects in the new millennium. The findings show that ...

Author(s)
Sindiga, I.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Elmsford, USA
Citation
The political economy of tourism development in Africa, 2000, pp 129-153
Abstract

The Great Limpopo Transfrontier Park (GLTP) is a transboundary protected area that straddles the borders of Mozambique, South Africa and Zimbabwe. The park's development was partly motivated by the ecological objective of re-establishing traditional migratory wildlife routes once fences between the ...

Author(s)
Spenceley, A.
Publisher
Routledge, Basingstoke, UK
Citation
Development Southern Africa, 2006, 23, 5, pp 649-667
Abstract

Ecotourism is growing niche market with the potential of being sustainable development tool in protected areas. Ecotourism development needs preliminary assessment of the destination resources. This study was done with the objective of assessing ecotourism potential of Maze National Park for ...

Author(s)
Bekele, H.; Teshome, E.; Asteray, M.
Publisher
Academic Journals, Lagos, Nigeria
Citation
Journal of Hospitality Management and Tourism, 2017, 8, 3, pp 25-31

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