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In the last decades the touristic sector has immersed in an intense process of promotion of the participation of the local communities in the developing countries that materialize in initiatives of Community-based Tourism. This essay is going to analyze the important impact of tourism in the...

Author(s)
Casas Jurado, A. C.; Soler Domingo, A.; Pastor, V. J.
Publisher
Universidad de Murcia, Murcia, Spain
Citation
Cuadernos de Turismo, 2012, 30, pp 91-108, 297-299
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This study is part of the literature on the cruise industry that focuses on the waterfront phenomenon and on the development of a new cruise-city interface promoted by cruise tourism. The development of a new era of waterfronts with the implication of cruise tourism is used as the starting...

Author(s)
Perea-Medina, B.; Andrade, M. J.; Rosa-Jiménez, C.
Publisher
Universidad de Murcia, Murcia, Spain
Citation
Cuadernos de Turismo, 2018, 42, pp 397-419, 659-663
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Based on traditions and cultural heritage, small businesses can, through organization, social collaboration and marketing leverage these assets and transform urban spaces into attractive tourist destinations. The Small Businesses Association of Barrio de las Letras is an example of how...

Author(s)
Henche, B. G.; Carrera, E. S.
Publisher
Universidad de Murcia, Murcia, Spain
Citation
Cuadernos de Turismo, 2017, 40, pp 315-338, 677-680
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The Brazilian coastline consists of hundreds of villages that, even having the beach as the prominent natural environment, provide a tourist activity beyond the sun and sea. This article seeks to establish the social and environmental aspects observed in the village of Ponta da Tulha, district of...

Author(s)
Bomfim, N. R.; Aragão, I. R.; Abadia, B. da C.; Almeida, E. C.
Publisher
Centro de Investigaciones y Estudios Turísticos, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Citation
Estudios y Perspectivas en Turismo, 2012, 21, 5, pp 1142-1158
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Community tourism, based on the management and planning of it by the community, is seen as a formula of endogenous development that can reduce poverty in certain areas. The aim of this paper is to explore the possibilities of developing community-based tourism on the island of Santiago (Cape...

Author(s)
Castillo Canalejo, A. M.; Osuna Soto, M.; López-Guzmán, T.
Publisher
Universidad de Málaga, Malaga, Spain
Citation
Turismo y Desarrollo: Revista de Investigación en Turisme y Desarrollo Local, 2013, 6, 15, pp unpaginated
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Tourism is a major industry today for the world in the economic aspect, because thanks to the economic flow that leaves it, tourism development is on the rise. In recent years tourism has gained a remarkable importance is manifested not only in increasing the number of people who travel for tourism ...

Author(s)
Betancourt, A. G. V.; Cordero, M. Z.
Publisher
Universidad de Málaga, Malaga, Spain
Citation
Turismo y Desarrollo: Revista de Investigación en Turisme y Desarrollo Local, 2014, 7, 16, pp unpaginated
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The tourist destination of Cozumel has experienced in recent years a number of notable changes due to the various types of tourism developed in the town. Cruise tourism and diving are the segments that have been promoted over time and in recent years has begun a promotion of sports tourism. These...

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Palafox-Muñoz, A.; Rosario Dzib Basto, A. del; Kauil-Fernandez, E.
Publisher
Associação Nacional de Pesquisa e Pós-Graduação em Turisme (ANPTUR), Sao Paulo, Brazil
Citation
Revista Brasileira de Pesquisa em Turismo, 2014, 8, 2, pp 326-339
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During the last years the Argentinian Puna became a relevant tourist destination. As part of this process, the area is being promoted as a remote and unexplored new place to visit. Historically, tourism has never been an important activity in the Puna. Nevertheless, nowadays it seems to be the...

Author(s)
Troncoso, C. A.
Publisher
Fundación Miguel Lillo, Ministerio de Educación y Justicia, San Miguel de Tucumán, Argentina
Citation
Serie Conservación de la Naturaleza, 2018, No.24, pp 426-440
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Tourist interest points are places that have a set of resources which attract visitors towards them. The knowledge of the tourist attractions of a destination helps analyzing the activities carried out by the tourists and the mobility patterns carried out for it. The objectives of the paper are...

Author(s)
Padrón-Ávila, H.; Hernández-Martín, R.
Publisher
Universidad de la Laguna, La Laguna, Spain
Citation
PASOS: Revista de Turismo y Patrimonio Cultural, 2017, 15, 4, pp 979-1000
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The tourist activity, to be planned and developed, requires the participation of a number of agents of various economic sectors, which should coordinate themselves in a systematic way, for the success of tourism products. Starting from this premise, the present study aims at analyzing the dynamics...

Author(s)
Arruda, D. de O.; Mariani, M. A. P.; Caleman, S. M. de Q.
Publisher
Centro de Investigaciones y Estudios Turísticos, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Citation
Estudios y Perspectivas en Turismo, 2014, 23, 2, pp 343-361

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