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Cover for Tourists making themselves at home: second homes as a part of tourist careers.

This chapter examines how people become so attached to tourist destinations that they want to buy a second home or even move to that place. The chapter also discusses the change in second-home traditions involved in the transition from simpler cottages to more modern, fully-equipped second homes...

Tuulentie, S.
2006 CABI (H ISBN 9781845931209)
Book chapter

In a society of mobile life-styles, tourism has been fundamentally connected to the idea of being on the move without any firm attachment to any one place. However, it seems that being a tourist may often involve seeking a close relationship with one specific place or region, and wanting to "go...

Tuulentie, S.
Routledge, Oslo, Norway
Scandinavian Journal of Hospitality and Tourism, 2007, 7, 3, pp 281-300