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The study evaluated images of tourism destinations in diverse culture and nature destinations in Nigeria. 880 domestic and foreign tourists were surveyed by systematic random sampling. The study employed colour photographs and structured questionnaires to evaluate the destination preferences and...

Author(s)
Awaritefe, O. D.
Publisher
Institute for Tourism, Zagreb, Croatia
Citation
Tourism (Zagreb), 2004, 52, 3, pp 235-254
Abstract

This study evaluates images of tourism destinations in diverse cultures and nature destinations in Nigeria amongst 880 domestic and foreign tourists surveyed by systematic random sampling. Colour photographs and structured questionnaires were employed to evaluate the destination preferences and...

Author(s)
Awaritefe, O. D.
Publisher
Channel View Publications, Clevedon, UK
Citation
Current Issues in Tourism, 2005, 8, 5, pp 363-393
Abstract

This paper describes the natural and current state of some of the major tourism sites in Nigeria and the development of tourism policy since the 1960s. This paper also examines the conceptual issues relating to the distinctions between international, regional and domestic tourism. It looks at the...

Author(s)
Abdul Raufu Mustapha
Publisher
Earthscan Publications Ltd, London, UK
Citation
The native tourist: mass tourism within developing countries, 2001, pp 172-197
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This article estimates the visitation demand function for Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park (KTP) in order to determine the scope for raising fees charged to international tourists in order to fund revenue-sharing schemes for local communities. International and Southern African Development Community ...

Author(s)
Dikgang, J.; Muchapondwa, E.; Stage, J.
Publisher
Sage Publications Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Tourism Economics, 2017, 23, 8, pp 1553-1567
Abstract

This chapter considers ways in which economic policy instruments have been applied to wildlife tourism in Zimbabwe under the CAMPFIRE programme, and will examine some of the strengths and limitations of this community approach to tourism. The concepts of sustainable development, sustainable tourism...

Author(s)
Sinclair, M. T.; Pack, A.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Elmsford, USA
Citation
The political economy of tourism development in Africa, 2000, pp 181-192
AbstractFull Text

These proceedings contain 42 papers which examine the current state of tourism and the initiatives by the local government and private stakeholders to improve sustainability.

Author(s)
Mohamed, B.
Publisher
Social Transformation Platform, Pulau Pinang, Malaysia
Citation
Proceedings of Regional Conference on Tourism Research, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Penang, Malaysia, 13-14 December 2010. The state of the art and its sustainability, 2010, pp 381 pp.
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Wildlife and natural amenities are major attractions at Kafue National Park (KNP) in Zambia. Although there has been an increase in visitation over the past few years, the current volume is low compared with its size and slightly skewed towards domestic visitors. The objective of this study was to...

Author(s)
Thapa, B.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Journal of Ecotourism, 2012, 11, 1, pp 74-83
Abstract

This chapter provides an analysis of domestic and international visitors at two parks in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa, namely, Hluhluwe-Umfolozi and Ithala, and Kruger National Park. Surveys conducted in 2000 covered 122 resident day visitors, 327 resident overnight visitors, 99 foreign day...

Author(s)
Lindberg, K.
Publisher
World Bank, Washington, USA
Citation
Nature tourism, conservation, and development in Kwazulu-Natal, South Africa, 2003, pp 91-129
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This book discusses the wide range of problems and issues raised by the increasing significance of tourism in the Indian Ocean region. These issues and proposed policies are examined theoretically in the first section of this book (chapters 1-5). Comparative empirical case studies from Australia,...

Author(s)
Ghosh, R. N.; Siddique, M. A. B.; Gabbay, R.
Publisher
Ashgate Publishing Ltd., Aldershot, UK
Citation
Tourism and economic development: case studies from the Indian Ocean Region, 2003, pp 167 pp.
Abstract

This paper examines an area (Mahenye Ward) where Zimbabwe's Communal Areas Management Programme for Indigenous Resources has achieved excellent results. It reveals, however, that favourable community-private sector relationships (as well as effective community-state relationships) may be needed if...

Author(s)
Murphree, M.
Publisher
James Currey Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
African wildlife and livelihoods: the promise and performance of community conservation, 2001, pp 177-194

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