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Madagascar is one of the trendiest holiday destinations. One of two key destinations is Nosy Be and surrounding smaller islands. It can be considered a local tourist hub. This work aims to illustrate the variability of the region's tourism evolution in reference to Butler's concept, and to specify...

Author(s)
Jędrusik, M. H.
Publisher
Sciendo, Warsaw, Poland
Citation
Miscellanea Geographica, 2019, 23, 1, pp 23-32
Abstract

Purpose: Although it is a widely accepted fact that climate change can negatively impact on tourism demand and affect the economies at the socio-economic level, empirical studies on the climate change tourism development nexus has been quite scant, especially for the case of island economies that...

Author(s)
Seetanah, B.; Fauzel, S.
Publisher
Emerald Publishing, Bingley, UK
Citation
Tourism Review, 2019, 74, 2, pp 194-203
Abstract

Small islands are characterised by geographic isolation, strong place attachment, and vulnerabilities to social, economic, and ecological changes. They are often subject to development activities that raise concerns about impacts on multiple land- and seascape values. This study elicits a range of...

Author(s)
Plieninger, T.; Áargard av Rana, H.; Fagerholm, N.; Ellingsgaard, G. F.; Magnussen, E.; Raymond, C. M.; Olafsson, A. S.; Verbrugge, L. N. H.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Global Environmental Change, 2018, 52, pp 162-180
Abstract

In the last decades, the so-called "sun and sand" tourism has incorporated a new modality in the form of all-inclusive resorts or large hotel villas, usually located in spaces of high quality landscape. Due to its rapid growth and high territorial transformative power, both at the environmental and ...

Author(s)
Burgui Burgui, M.; Ibarra Benlloch, P.; Echeverría Arnedo, M. T.
Publisher
Asociación de Geógrafos Españoles, Madrid, Spain
Citation
Boletín de la Asociación de Geógrafos Españoles, 2018, No.78, pp 444-473
Abstract

Indonesia is a popular tourist destination. Tourism creates jobs and generates revenue but can have negative impacts on culture, society and human rights. This study of one island community in Indonesia explores the relationship between the growth of tourism and the impacts on a local community. A...

Author(s)
Kinseng, R. A.; Nasdian, F. T.; Fatchiya, A.; Mahmud, A.; Stanford, R. J.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Asia Pacific Journal of Tourism Research, 2018, 23, 11, pp 1062-1072
Abstract

The approaches to tourism development vary in different settings. The purpose of this paper is to contribute to the conversation on the relative economic advantages of enclave and agritourism in a small island context. This study explicitly discusses these two forms of tourism in the island of...

Author(s)
Naidoo, P.; Pearce, P. L.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Current Issues in Tourism, 2018, 21, 17, pp 1946-1965
Abstract

Fernando de Noronha is an archipelago located in the Northeast Region of Brazil and at the Southern Atlantic Ocean. It is both a national park and a natural World Heritage Site. Since tourism presumes movement of a person from one place to another, for this small island located 360 km from the...

Author(s)
Andrade, A.
Publisher
Sagamore Publishing, Urbana, USA
Citation
Journal of Park and Recreation Administration, 2018, 36, 3, pp unpaginated
Abstract

Island has been one of the most attractive tourist destinations in the tourism sector. However, the ecosystems of small islands are particularly vulnerable to climate change. The purpose of this research is to compare the importance and performance of low-carbon tourism in five islands of Taiwan...

Author(s)
Lee SuHsin; Wu ShihChieh; Li AnNa
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
World Leisure Journal, 2018, 60, 3, pp 235-245
Abstract

This paper develops a framework for understanding and assessing collaborative capacities associated with developing an events portfolio within a small island developing state. The three key features of the collaborative capacity framework are network structure, tie strength and collaborative...

Author(s)
Dickson, G.; Milne, S.; Werner, K.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Journal of Policy Research in Tourism, Leisure and Events, 2018, 10, 1, pp 69-89
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Cover for Music festivals in small island destinations.

This chapter explores the contribution of music festivals to tourism in small island destinations - in particular, in Aruba and Curacao. The chapter reviews the literature discussing the ability of music festivals to contribute to tourism development and economic growth by increasing the number of...

Author(s)
Semrad, K. J.; Rivera, M.; Croes, R.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786390929)
Type
Book chapter

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