Cookies on Leisure Tourism

Like most websites we use cookies. This is to ensure that we give you the best experience possible.

 

Continuing to use www.cabi.org  means you agree to our use of cookies. If you would like to, you can learn more about the cookies we use.

Leisure Tourism

Your source for all tourism, leisure and hospitality information

>>> Sign up to receive our Leisure, Hospitality & Tourism e-newsletter, book alerts, and offers <<<

Results per page:

Search results

Abstract

Globally, modifications to the landscape have drastically transformed social and ecological communities. The implication of global climate change for small islands and small island communities is especially troublesome. Socially, small islands have a limited resource base, deal with varying degrees ...

Author(s)
Pompeii, B.
Publisher
Springer, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
GeoJournal, 2016, 81, 3, pp 457-473
Abstract

The conference on "Demographic Change and its Impact on large-scale Conservation Areas in Germany" took place from September 30th to October 2nd 2014 at the International Academy for Nature Conservation on Vilm - a small island in the Baltic Sea next to Rugen. The following topics were addressed:...

Author(s)
Düsterhaus, B.; Niclas, G.
Publisher
Bundesamt für Naturschutz (German Federal Agency for Nature Conservation), Bonn, Germany
Citation
BfN - Skripten (Bundesamt für Naturschutz), 2016, No.429, pp 147 pp.
Abstract

Thailand is located in South East Asia and is a popular tourist destination. It is rich in both natural resources and culture. There are 691 islands in Thailand, and more than 214 of these islands are used for tourism. Koh Lipe is very Small Island of approximately 2 square kilometers, located in...

Author(s)
Pukkalanun, N.; Inkapatanakul, W.; Piputsitee, C.; Chunkao, K.
Publisher
Canadian Center of Science and Education, Toronto, Canada
Citation
Modern Applied Science, 2013, 7, 2, pp 33-38
Abstract

This paper defines an adaptive policy narrative for the tourism-dependent Caribbean small-island developing states (SIDS), which seeks to balance opportunities and challenges arising from global environmental change. Both volatility and vulnerability are discussed and differentiated in the context...

Author(s)
Perch, L.
Publisher
United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), New York, USA
Citation
Policy Research Brief - International Policy Centre for Inclusive Growth (IPC-IG), 2012, No.36, pp 6 pp.
Abstract

This chapter (i) provides a template for the future analysis of earnings from international tourism, particularly tourism taxes for small island tourism economies (SITEs); (ii) discusses the direct and indirect monetary benefits from international tourism; (iii) highlights tourism taxes in the...

Author(s)
McAleer, M.; Shareef, R.; Veiga, B. da
Publisher
Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd, Cheltenham, UK
Citation
Tourism and sustainable economic development: macroeconomic models and empirical methods, 2008, pp 145-164
Abstract

Small Island Tourism Economies (SITEs) are developing sovereign countries that rely on tourism as a source of exports, and need a consistent inflow of foreign investment in order to facilitate economic growth. Access to international capital markets helps SITEs smooth out their consumption over...

Author(s)
Hoti, S.; McAleer, M.; Shareef, R.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Tourism Management, 2007, 28, 6, pp 1472-1484
Abstract

This article discusses how and why a tourist destination can generate income without risking environmental degradation. It draws general lessons from a small island in the Netherlands that attracted mass tourism, generated high income, and satisfied tourists' and experts' opinions about...

Author(s)
Krozer, Y.; Christensen-Redzepovic, E.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Elmsford, USA
Citation
Tourism Review International, 2006, 10, 1/2, pp 113-124
Abstract

Tourism is a popular catalyst for socio-economic development in many small island developing states (SIDS). However, exposure to damaging natural hazards in these nations exacerbates the tourism industry's intrinsic vulnerabilities. The reliance of SIDS on the income-multiplying benefits of tourism ...

Author(s)
Méheux, K.; Parker, E.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Tourism Management, 2006, 27, 1, pp 69-85

Refine Results

Sort Order
Author
Geographical Location
Item Type
Language
Subject Topics