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Taking into account that landscapes musealisation imply, among other aspects, the selection, protection, and communication of heritage, the aim of this article is to present a consideration about the possible contributions that Museology can make, to the community-based tourism initiatives in...

Author(s)
Guerra, M. F.; Vasconcellos, C. de M.
Publisher
Federal University of Alagoas, Penedo, Brazil
Citation
Revista Iberoamericana de Turismo (RITUR), 2018, 8, Dossiê Número 4, pp 96-114
Abstract

This study is based on an assessment of the characteristics and specificities of coastal lagoons in Osorio as a tourist attraction. The study was conducted by means of a literature review, interviews with the government, on-site observation and photographic records, providing a theoretical...

Author(s)
Reichert, L.; Lanzer, R. M.
Publisher
Universidad de Málaga, Malaga, Spain
Citation
TURyDES: Revista Turismo y Desarrollo local, 2015, 8, 18, pp unpaginated
Abstract

The environmental feasibility of exploiting agritourism, which involves the productive agricultural activities of rural properties, requires the conservation of natural resources by avoiding the implementation of this activity in fragile ecosystems and greater risk of degradation, since the ...

Author(s)
Pedreira, B. da C. C. G.; Santos, R. F. dos
Publisher
Embrapa Solos, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Citation
Boletim de Pesquisa e Desenvolvimento - Embrapa Solos, 2010, No.155, pp 53 pp.
Abstract

The objective of this study was to identify and characterize areas with a distinct geodiversity in the northwest part of the city of Piracuruca, Piauí State, as well as to measure the tourist values (Vtur) of each identified geosite. This study contributed to the identification of geotourism...

Author(s)
Santos, F. de A. dos; Lima, M. de B.
Publisher
Pontifícia Universidade Católica de Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
Citation
Caderno de Geografia, 2018, 28, 54, pp 598-609
Abstract

Ecotourism in private reserves combines the establishment of protected areas with an incentive mechanism to conserve biodiversity. Brazil's private reserve system is well-established but little is known about its links to tourism. This study puts the global private protected area into context and...

Author(s)
Pegas, F. de V.; Castley, J. G.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 2014, 22, 4, pp 604-625
Abstract

The Brazilian Cerrado is the second largest biome in Brazil, and spreads over eight different States, which plays a crucial role in the issue of water resources. The object of study is the remainder area of 200,000 hectares of Cerrado biome in the National Park of Serra da Canastra, a zone that has ...

Author(s)
Andrade, C. O. de P.; Carvalho, R. de C. R.; Godinho, R. F.; Magri, R. A. F.
Publisher
Sociedade Brasileira de Ecotourismo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Citation
Revista Brasileira de Ecoturismo, 2016, 9, 2, pp 285-317
Abstract

This paper demonstrates the possibilities of developing ecotourism in the Cajual Island, Alcântara (MA, Brazil), with a view to its natural heritage which includes attractions such as rivers, lakes, streams, beaches and mangroves, and Mesozoic fossiliferous deposits including dinosaurs, one of the...

Author(s)
Castro, L. L. C.; Noronha, G. S.; Medeiros, M. A. A.
Publisher
Sociedade Brasileira de Ecotourismo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Citation
Revista Brasileira de Ecoturismo, 2016, 9, 3, pp 418-432
Abstract

The natural environment is a major tourist attraction, so that contact with nature motivates the increasing demand in the tourism scenario. However, promote tourism supported by the premises of sustainability is an effort that the microregion from Blumenau (SC), object of this study, has been...

Author(s)
Tomio, M.; Schmidt, C. M.
Publisher
Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Citation
Caderno Virtual de Turismo, 2015, 15, 2, pp 132-148
Abstract

The paper analyzes the public policies of environmental protection and promotion of ecotourism in order to identify the convergences and divergences between their principles and instruments in order to facilitate tourism in protected areas. Starts from the premise that the different trajectory of...

Author(s)
Bezerra, M. do C. de L.; Benvindo, R. A. F.
Publisher
Federal University of Alagoas, Penedo, Brazil
Citation
Revista Iberoamericana de Turismo (RITUR), 2014, 4, 1, pp 52-68
Abstract

The tourism of contact with nature, when properly planned and outlined with principles of sustainability, can generate socio-economic and environmental benefits that result in conservation of sociobiodiversity. The objective of this work was to analyze the perception of the visitors of the Caminho...

Author(s)
Mamede, S.; Benites, M.; Sabino, J.; Alho, C. J. R.
Publisher
Sociedade Brasileira de Ecotourismo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Citation
Revista Brasileira de Ecoturismo, 2017, 10, 4, pp 938-957

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