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Abstract

Factors such as demographic changes (fewer young people; aging population), work available, the tendency to individualization, changes in available leisure, and developments in income are related to recreation, holidays and tourism. Policy suggestions are set out.

Author(s)
Claeys, U.
Citation
De Gids op Maatschappelijk Gebeid, 1987, 78, 7, pp 529-541
Abstract

The 'Pretlijn', the summer public transport service provided between railway stations and various tourist attractions and leisure facilities in the Netherlands by the regional coach company Verenigde Autobusdiensten (VAD), had a successful start in 1992. It is one of the initiatives which public...

Author(s)
Dekker, G.; Knol, W.
Citation
Vaktijdschrift voor Ruimtelijke Ordering en Milieubeheer, 1993, 11, 1/2, pp 4-8
Abstract

Statistical data with reference to tourism in the Netherlands and abroad are presented including number of nights away for Dutch people in the Netherlands; types of accommodation used; choice of accommodation; holidays and holidaymakers; average length of holiday; and leisure time and working hours ...

Publisher
The Hague, Netherlands
Citation
Feiten en cijfers 1983., 1983,
Abstract

Socio-recreational travel in the Netherlands to which tourism-leisure travel belongs accounts for half of all transport output in terms of kilometres travelled. The negative consequences of the significant increase in mobility are everywhere to be seen. In view of the increasing (economic)...

Author(s)
Beke, B. M. W. A.; Elands, B. H. M.; Lange, W. A. de
Publisher
Advies- en Onderzoeksgroep Beke, Arnhem, Netherlands
Citation
Toerisme, recreatie en mobiliteit: knelpunten en beleid: flexibiliteit openbaar vervoer in Zeeland., 1991, pp xiv + 154pp.
Abstract

This collection of articles and chapters is taken from books concerned with behaviour in recreation; recreation in and close to the home; international tourism; and leisure in the study of geography in schools.

Publisher
Lerarenopleiding Zuidwest-Nederland, Netherlands
Citation
Vrije tijd en ruimte., 1984, pp 277pp.
Abstract

An attempt is made to develop an approach to determining the leisure-tourism potential of a rural area. The study shows that the concept of leisure-tourism potential is broad, hard to grasp and difficult to define.

Author(s)
Thijssen, B.; Valk, L. van der
Publisher
Faculteit der Ruimtelijke Wetenschappen Rijksuniversiteit Utrecht, Utrecht, Netherlands
Citation
De recreatief-toeristische potenties van het landelijk gebied: een sociaal-geografisch onderzoek naar de meetbaarheid van ontwikkelingskansen en mogelijkheden in de recreatief-toeristische sector., 1991, pp 60pp.
Abstract

Mobility is increasingly a matter for government in the Netherlands and, with regard to leisure mobility, it aims to increase the quality of leisure facilities and improve their accessibility. It is also government policy to decrease car use. Various experimental projects have been started....

Author(s)
Lange, W. A. de; Keken, G. E. van; Beke, B. M. W. A.; Haenen, J. P.; Ramaer, R.
Citation
Recreatie & Toerisme, 1992, 2, 7/8, pp 6-9
Abstract

The papers of the international congress discuss inter alia, research techniques, use of alcohol and drugs, value systems, voluntary work, schooling and continuing education, youth work, international tourism, aggression in sport, and sport as a leisure activity.

Publisher
Tielt, Lannoo, Belgium
Citation
Vrije tijd in crisistijd. De hedendaagse gemeenschappen ten overstaan van de vrije tijd. 3e wereldcongres te Brussel, 1979., 1981, pp 271pp.