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The local development is based on the integration of the tourism sector with the whole economy. The rural tourism seems to be a good occasion to analyse the local development: consumption of "tourist products" located in specific local contexts. Starting from the food and wine supply chain and the...

Author(s)
Olivieri, F. M.
Publisher
Scientific and Didactical Campus of Rimini and the Advanced School of Tourism Sciences of Alma Mater Studiorum, Rimini, Italy
Citation
Almatourism: Journal of Tourism, Culture and Territorial Development, 2014, 5, 3, Special Issue, pp 36-59
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This paper discusses Los Angeles as the best-known celluloid city in the world, and focuses particularly on the close relationship between its attractiveness for tourists and the film industry. For almost a century Los Angeles has exerted influence over the collective imagination as the mecca of...

Author(s)
Miani, F.
Publisher
University of Macerata, Fermo, Italy
Citation
Il Capitale Cultural: Studies on the Value of Cultural Heritage, 2016, No.Suppl. 4, pp 85-98
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This paper analyses, from a geographical perspective, the dynamics that bind tourism and films in Verona, an urban tourism destination. Aware that the myth of Romeo and Juliet plays a considerable role in the decision of tourists to stay in the Venetian city, it is useful to focus on the role...

Author(s)
Pappalardo, M. L.; Migliaccio, E.
Publisher
University of Macerata, Fermo, Italy
Citation
Il Capitale Cultural: Studies on the Value of Cultural Heritage, 2016, No.Suppl. 4, pp 441-454
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This paper analyses the case of the Tuscan Region which in 2007 has charged the Sistema Toscana Foundation to strategically control all the territorial marketing activities, even including those of the regional film commission and the promotional tourist web site. The aim is to analyse the specific ...

Author(s)
Corinto, G. L.
Publisher
University of Macerata, Fermo, Italy
Citation
Il Capitale Cultural: Studies on the Value of Cultural Heritage, 2016, No.Suppl. 4, pp 333-345
Abstract

"A film is always the beginning of a journey", so the phenomenon of movie-induced tourism takes us to discover the location of the film and the emotions that lie behind the biggest dream machine: the cinema. Choosing the right destination for holidays is difficult, since there are various factors...

Author(s)
Pellicano, A.
Publisher
University of Macerata, Fermo, Italy
Citation
Il Capitale Cultural: Studies on the Value of Cultural Heritage, 2016, No.Suppl. 4, pp 363-378
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The Nile valley, with the plurality of its cultural and historical events and reputation worldwide, has become over the course of time an important attraction for film performances, offering spectacular sceneries, both natural and man-made. The Nile River has provided the set for many films...

Author(s)
Gambino, C.
Publisher
University of Macerata, Fermo, Italy
Citation
Il Capitale Cultural: Studies on the Value of Cultural Heritage, 2016, No.Suppl. 4, pp 269-284
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Dubrovnik, the capital of the Medieval fantasy world of the TV show Game of Thrones, has been "invaded" by tourists not just because of its own merits, but especially because it is the scene of the TV fiction and therefore worthy of visiting. There have been tours to set locations and all the...

Author(s)
Violante, A.
Publisher
University of Macerata, Fermo, Italy
Citation
Il Capitale Cultural: Studies on the Value of Cultural Heritage, 2016, No.Suppl. 4, pp 393-405
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The Italian wine sector is part of a highly competitive international framework. It requires companies to define strategies to maintain and improve their results over time. Surveys conducted in Europe on farm strategies showed that diversification of assets and income is an alternative strategy to...

Author(s)
Bassi, I.; Cristea, I.
Publisher
Dipartimento di Economia e Ingegneria Agrarie, Bologna, Italy
Citation
Economia Agro-Alimentare, 2011, 13, 1/2, pp 391-406
Abstract

The paper proposes the analyses of medium-long term dynamics experienced by the accommodation system of Sardinia in the light of growing maturity signals for regional tourist product. Potentials referring to a progressive diversification of incoming markets have been assessed in the light of...

Author(s)
Renoldi, S.
Publisher
Scientific and Didactical Campus of Rimini and the Advanced School of Tourism Sciences of Alma Mater Studiorum, Rimini, Italy
Citation
Almatourism: Journal of Tourism, Culture and Territorial Development, 2014, 5, 1, Special Issue, pp 82-92
Abstract

Spain presented itself in films in order to promote international tourism through its picturesque and unique image: Andalusia. In this way, the basic and most cliché Andalusian image appears even in productions that took place in other regions (Galicia, Madrid, Castile-La Mancha, Catalonia). It is...

Author(s)
Liáñez Andrades, R.; Puche Ruiz, M. del C.
Publisher
University of Macerata, Fermo, Italy
Citation
Il Capitale Cultural: Studies on the Value of Cultural Heritage, 2016, No.Suppl. 4, pp 379-391

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