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Tourism and agriculture are important contributors to the development of local economies. Many developing nations that are now experiencing rapid tourism growth have agrarian societies and tourism is the first or second source of export earnings. In this context, the main objective of this study is ...

Author(s)
Sanches-Pereira, A.; Onguglo, B.; Pacini, H.; Gómez, M. F.; Coelho, S. T.; Muwanga, M. K.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Journal of Cleaner Production, 2017, 162, pp 1567-1581
Abstract

The Pacific Island Countries (PICs) face the most daunting development challenge in the world: they are extraordinarily isolated, very small, and saddled with fragmented markets, inadequate infrastructure, fragile ecosystems, and exceptionally high vulnerability to climate change. While political...

Author(s)
Picciotto, R.
Publisher
Guild of Independent Scholars, East Lansing, USA
Citation
Journal of Asia Pacific Studies, 2018, 4, 4, pp 527-553
AbstractFull Text

This research analyses the development process of the municipalities belonging to the tourist circuit of the Trilha dos Inconfidentes. For this, a tourism development index (IDT), composed of five dimensions (income, education, childhood, housing and longevity) and was calculated for the years...

Author(s)
Souza, J. W. M. de; Shiki, S. de F. N.; Pereira, P. A. R.
Publisher
Centro de Investigaciones y Estudios Turísticos, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Citation
Estudios y Perspectivas en Turismo, 2015, 24, 3, pp 547-569
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This paper focuses on the importance of community involvement in the tourism planning process. Sections discuss: the concept of sustainable development; the integration of tourism development into national and local strategic planning frameworks; community involvement in tourism development;...

Author(s)
Kilipiris, F.
Publisher
Fakultet za Turistički i Hotelski Menadžment, Opatija, Croatia
Citation
Tourism and Hospitality Management, 2005, 11, 2, pp 27-37
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Cover for Challenges facing the sustainable development of slave trade routes and trails in Cameroon.

This chapter explores the recent growth of African American diaspora tourism as quasi-religious pilgrimage to the village of Bimbia, Cameroon, which served as a major slave port in the region. Having first discussed the historical development of slavery and slave trade routes in this region, the...

Author(s)
Enongene, V.; Griffin, K.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786390271)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

In Sub-Saharan Africa, resource managers often promote community-based tourism (CBT) around national parks as a win-win strategy for local sustainable development and conserving biodiversity. In Senegal, however, the social, economic, and environmental impacts of CBT remain elusive. Important...

Author(s)
Sène-Harper, A.; Séye, M.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Tourism Planning and Development, 2019, 16, 2, pp 217-234
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Attractive cultural, historical and natural resources, development of the tourist and port infrastructure and good geographic position are the advantages of Dubrovnik as a cruise destination. Today, Dubrovnik is the fifth transit port on the Mediterranean, and the essential part on the itineraries...

Author(s)
Ban, I.; Peručić, D.; Vesna Vrtiprah
Publisher
Croatian Institute for Quality, Zagreb, Croatia
Citation
Business Excellence, 2018, 12, 2, pp 105-122
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Tourism in Bromo Tengger Semeru National Park has been considered important for national earning and local community development. As a conservation area, the development of tourism in Bromo Tengger Semeru should consider conservation principles. The purpose of this research is to identify the...

Author(s)
Rosyidi, M. I.
Publisher
Brawijaya University, Malang, Indonesia
Citation
Journal of Indonesian Tourism and Development Studies, 2018, 6, 3, pp 159-166
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This investigation focuses on the apparently inexplicable sharp decline in popularity and tourist numbers (-42.19%) experienced by the tourist destination of Tequisquiapan, Qro in 2006, after various several years of steady growth. Various hypotheses have been forwarded by the stakeholders in the...

Author(s)
Padilla Villaseñor, J. L.; Morgan Beltrán, J.
Publisher
Universidad de la Laguna, La Laguna, Spain
Citation
PASOS: Revista de Turismo y Patrimonio Cultural, 2018, 16, 3, pp 795-832
Abstract

Driven by spectacular growth over the last decade, the international cruise industry is constantly looking for new destinations to appeal to a different breed of traveler, one that seeks comfort alongside wilderness adventure. Meanwhile, national parks, long held up as icons of wilderness...

Author(s)
Tardif, J.; Roth, R.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Putnam Valley, USA
Citation
Tourism in Marine Environments, 2018, 13, 4, pp 217-230

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