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Small island countries tend to develop their economy by means of tourism and thus overcome poverty. However, such a tendency often leads to difficulties in achieving a balance between economic development and enviromental protection. Though Maldives promote themselves as a sustainable destination,...

Author(s)
Ćirić, B.; Vladušić, L.
Publisher
Faculty of Hotel Management and Tourism, University of Kragujevac, Vrnjačka Banja, Serbia
Citation
Hotel and Tourism Management, 2017, 5, 1, pp 44-54
Abstract

The paper deals with the demand of the consultancy service in creating, identifying or repositioning the image of the touristic destination. We established the possibility for tourism consultants to create a business identification program for a tourist region as a resource for economic development ...

Author(s)
Yaneva, M. K.
Publisher
PublishScieSet-Eco, Sofia, Bulgaria
Citation
Journal of Balkan Ecology, 2019, 22, 1, pp 81-87
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In the context of sustainable development, sustainable tourist destinations must focus on the stability and well-being of local communities, which play a defining role in the destination by maintaining the quality standards of the landscapes and through their involvement in the activities of the...

Author(s)
Truțescu, M. N.; Rotaru, A.
Publisher
Research Center for Regional Analyses in Tourism, Environment and Sustainable Development, Faculty of Geography, Bucharest University, Bucharest, Romania
Citation
Journal of Environmental and Tourism Analyses, 2018, 6, 1, pp 19-31
Abstract

It is of vital importance that nature-based tourist destinations maintain their natural resources in a sustainable way. Nature and wilderness are the main attractions for tourism in Iceland. The Central Highlands are uninhabited with little visible evidence of human influence except for some huts,...

Author(s)
Sæpórsdóttir, A. D.; Hall, C. M.
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Sustainability, 2018, 10, 7, pp 2315
Abstract

Tourism as an industry has many kinds of impacts on destinations and their communities. The presence of tourism could create the conditions for an economic development but in the same way produce negative effect (crowding out) and externalities (the Janus-face character). Between the different...

Author(s)
Séraphin, H.; Platania, M.; Spencer, P.; Modica, G.
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Sustainability, 2018, 10, 10, pp 3728
Abstract

Many communities work on trail projects as opportunities for sustainable development. Kentucky Trail Towns are accomplishing certification through a systematic state-wide program that guides communities, established in geographically advantageous locations, through a resource-based approach to...

Author(s)
Koo JaYoung
Publisher
Canadian Center of Science and Education, Toronto, Canada
Citation
Journal of Sustainable Development, 2018, 11, 6, pp 187-204
Abstract

Tourism is an activity which globally develops proportionally with the evolution of progress. The opportunities we enjoy are bigger than ever, but their price should be lowered in order for the global society to develop its wealth. This can be performed by sustainability, a concept which will join...

Author(s)
Butnaru, G. I.; Haller, A. P.
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Sustainability, 2017, 9, 4, pp 525
Abstract

The article seeks to explain the importance of environmental indicators of sustainable development in the transitional selective tourism destination, that is, in different types of selective tourism. The survey results reveal that there are statistically significant differences of environmental...

Author(s)
Vučetić, A. Š.
Publisher
Wiley, Chichester, UK
Citation
International Journal of Tourism Research, 2018, 20, 3, pp 317-325
Abstract

Network analysis plays an important role in studying stakeholders' collaboration in tourism destinations. This research applies network analysis using empirical survey data collected at Danang, Vietnam to understand multidimensional relationships among different stakeholders in the three strategic...

Author(s)
Thi Bich Thuy Nguyen; Ngoc Tuan Chau; Le Xuan Sang Vo
Publisher
Inderscience Enterprises Ltd, Geneva, Switzerland
Citation
International Journal of Tourism Policy, 2018, 8, 3, pp 244-270
Abstract

Tourism has established itself as an instrument that supports the sustainable development of rural destinations and has both, negative and positive effects. The annual instability of the flow of visitors, known as tourist seasonality, contributes to the intensification of some of these negative...

Author(s)
Martín Martín, J. M.; Salinas Fernández, J. A.; Rodríguez Martín, J. A.; Jiménez Aguilera, J. de D.
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Sustainability, 2017, 9, 10, pp 1692

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