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The aim of this study was to examine how tourism developed in Poland following EU entry. A particularly large increase in local government spending on tourism and foreign tourist expenditures have been observed for the study period in Poland. An increase in passenger volume at Polish airports has...

Author(s)
Kapera, I.
Publisher
Versita, Warsaw, Poland
Citation
Bulletin of Geography. Socio-economic Series, 2013, 22, pp 55-63
Abstract

Preventing the spread of infectious diseases and those associated with the various modes of exposure to water is increasingly challenging as the cruise industry, and consequently the size of passenger vessels, grows. This article discusses the risk for waterborne diseases in passenger vessels and...

Author(s)
Lee, S.
Publisher
Sage Publications Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Perspectives in Public Health, 2019, 139, 2, pp 70-74
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for The public sector.

This chapter shows that the main potential role of the public sector in sustainable tourism is largely negative in terms of regulation and planning controls. However, it is clear that the public sector can play a positive, pro-active role too. There is also a trend towards supra-governmental...

Author(s)
Swarbrooke, J.
ISBN
1999 CAB International (H ISBN 0851993141)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

Investigations were conducted by the National Institute of Statistics of Spain on strategies used to obtain information on private tourist accommodations. Classification is outlined of tourist establishments defined by regulations of the European Union and Spain. Different types of accommodations...

Author(s)
Cortina García, F.; Martínez Serrano, A.; Varela Merino, B.
Publisher
Instituto de Estudios Turísticos, Centro de Documentación Turística de España, Madrid, Spain
Citation
Estudios Turísticos, 2002, No.151, pp 87-97
Abstract

Tourism consumers, particularly consumers of package holidays, are one of the best protected categories of consumer in the market today, at least in EU member countries. Tour operators are the key players in this and are responsible for ensuring that the package holiday customer is satisfied and...

Author(s)
Čavlek, N.
Citation
Acta Turistica, 1995, 7, 2, pp 157-181
Abstract

The importance is discussed of tourism for national economies and local development. Classification is discussed of tourist accommodations in legislation adopted within the European Union. Different types of accommodations are listed including hotels, motels, camping, youth hostels, houses,...

Author(s)
Gismondi, R.; Pia Mirto, A.
Publisher
Instituto de Estudios Turísticos, Centro de Documentación Turística de España, Madrid, Spain
Citation
Estudios Turísticos, 2002, No.151, pp 51-85
Abstract

The structural water deficit suffered by the Segura basin in southern Spain trend toward unsustainability. The imbalance between the resources and the demand has been caused by the expansion of irrigated areas, the emergence of illegal new irrigated lands and pumping wells, the increase in energy...

Author(s)
Rupérez-Moreno, C.; Senent-Aparicio, J.; Martinez-Vicente, D.; García-Aróstegui, J. L.; Calvo-Rubio, F. C.; Pérez-Sánchez, J.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Agricultural Water Management, 2017, 182, pp 67-76
Abstract

This article discusses the economic impact of the European Civil Aviation Authority flight ban triggered by the volcanic fallout of Eyafjallajokull in Iceland and the consequent move to turn over flight risk assessments from the CAA to the airlines. On the 15th of April, as the ash cloud spread...

Publisher
Economist Shop, London, UK
Citation
Economist (London), 2010, 395, 8679, pp 79
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Cover for Cyprus: building bridges in the borderlands of the new Europe.

This chapter explores the place of tourism in the current arrangements for Cyprus' membership in the EU, looking at the impact of enlargement on tourism, but also on the part tourism plays in both helping and hindering progress towards agreement and the process of 'Europeanization'. It starts with...

Author(s)
Scott, J.; Topcan, L.
ISBN
2006 CABI (H ISBN 9781845931179)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

This paper reports on the considerations involved in the formulation of a tourism development strategy, based on experience gained from work on such a plan, prepared for the Gaeltacht area in the Irish Republic as part of the EU LEADER programme. The study group was asked to identify the key assets ...

Author(s)
Flanagan, S.
Publisher
Geographical Society of Ireland, Maynooth, UK
Citation
Irish tourism development., 1994, pp 103-123

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