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These proceedings discuss sustainable tourism. The proceedings consist of 50 papers on strategies for tourism development in alpine area; tourism strategy at the Transport Administration; renovation of coastal tourist destinations; creation of tourism routes for community development; relationship...

Author(s)
Brebbia, C. A.; Pineda, F. D.
Publisher
WIT Press, Southampton, UK
Citation
Sustainable tourism IV, 2010, pp 590 pp.
Abstract

Community-based tourism is emerging as an alternative to the conventional tourism model practiced by prioritizing the conservation of traditional ways of life and the preservation of biodiversity, providing opportunities for small communities with socioeconomic disadvantages, and generating jobs...

Author(s)
Cioce Sampaio, C. A.; Zamignan, G.
Publisher
Universidade Estadual de Santa Cruz, Ilheus-Bahia, Brazil
Citation
Cultur: Revista de Cultura e Turismo, 2012, 6, 1, pp 25-39
Abstract

This paper examines the planning for regional tourism marketing in the region of the Iguaçu Falls and Itaipu Lake. Data sources used in the analysis include the Integrated Development Plan for Sustainable Tourism, the market research by Guia Quatro Rodas, the work of the Competitiveness of Tourism ...

Author(s)
Gândara, J. M. G.; Souza, C. A. de; Lacay, M. C.
Publisher
Universidade Estadual de Santa Cruz, Ilheus-Bahia, Brazil
Citation
Cultur: Revista de Cultura e Turismo, 2011, 5, 2, pp 19-42
Abstract

São Luiz do Paraitinga, tourist resort, located in the state of São Paulo, is known for its mansions of the nineteenth century and its popular festivities. In 2010, the city suffered with the biggest flood in its history, when it saw part of its architectural heritage fall apart. From now on, the...

Author(s)
Tomazin, M.; Ramiro, P. A.
Publisher
Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Citation
Caderno Virtual de Turismo, 2016, 16, 3, pp 155-171
Abstract

Geotourism is presented as a promising segment of tourism, ecotourism related with specific and essential to the conservation of geodiversity, in line with many precepts required for local economic development community features. The aim of this study is to analyze the geotourism and its...

Author(s)
Moura-Fé, M. M.
Publisher
Universidade Federal de Uberlândia, Uberlândia, Brazil
Citation
Sociedade & Natureza, 2015, 27, 1, pp 53-66
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 Amazon rainforest is one of the world's greatest natural wonders and holds great importance and significance for the world's environmental balance. Around 60% of the Amazon rainforest is located in the Brazilian territory. The two biggest states of the Amazon region are Amazonas (the upper...

Author(s)
Divino, J. A.; McAleer, M.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Environmental Modelling & Software, 2009, 24, 12, pp 1411-1419
Abstract

The littoral pleasure periphery (LPP) is a major and expanding spatial feature of Brazil that is dominated by almost 200 specialised coastal resorts, beachfront metropolises and beachfront cities. It is notable in an emerging economy context for the extent to which domestic forces have influenced...

Author(s)
Pegas, F. de V.; Weaver, D.; Castley, G.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 2015, 23, 5, pp 748-769
Abstract

This study aims to analyze whether the monitoring of tourism focused on sustainability is applicable or not through the key indicators of sustainable tourism proposed by the World Tourism Organization. The application of the indicators was made in a case study in Jalapão State Park (JSP)...

Author(s)
Dutra, V. C.; Aquino, A. R.
Publisher
Sociedade Brasileira de Ecotourismo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Citation
Revista Brasileira de Ecoturismo, 2018, 11, 3, pp 311-334
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.

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