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This article examines the relationship between territory, tourism and sustainable development in the "Quebrada de Humahuaca" (Jujuy, Argentina) mainly from its Declaration as World Heritage Site by the UNESCO in 2003 under the category of cultural landscape. It deals with the changes (material and...

Author(s)
Salleras, L.
Publisher
Centro de Investigaciones y Estudios Turísticos, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Citation
Estudios y Perspectivas en Turismo, 2011, 20, 5, pp 1123-1143
Abstract

This study of the Lugu Lake region was based on remote sensing imagery. An ecological landscape classification of the area is presented, as well as a suite of landscape metrics for landscape pattern changes from 1990 to 2005. The remarkable influence of human activities on the landscape of Lugu...

Author(s)
Zhao Ming; Liu Xin; Zheng Bofu; Zhao JingZhu
Publisher
Sapiens Publishing, Kirkmahoe, UK
Citation
International Journal of Sustainable Development and World Ecology, 2008, 15, 1, pp 36-41
Abstract

The culture and landscape of Shaanxi Province are representative of Northwest China. Despite the current prosperity of tourism, the issue of sustainable development of cultural industry in Shaanxi Province is emerging increasingly. We analyzed the challenges and prospects for cultural industry in...

Author(s)
Fan Ting; Xue DongQian
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Sustainability, 2018, 10, 8, pp 2830
Abstract

Tourism, through its components, can be found in all areas that relate to sustainable development principles. Although it should be encouraged due to the multiplier effect that it has in the development of a region, it creates pressure on the surrounding environment like any other economic activity ...

Author(s)
Gogonea, R. M.; Baltălungă, A. A.; Nedelcu, A.; Dumitrescu, D.
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Sustainability, 2017, 9, 5, pp 698
Abstract

A trans-regional landscape network of traditional settlements (LNTS) can be used to integrate scattered landscapes and ensure the unified protection of natural and cultural landscapes. The LNTS is superior to traditional settlement protection in local areas, which is not conducive to maintaining...

Author(s)
Li Guo; Hu WenMin
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Land Use Policy, 2019, 83, pp 105-112
Abstract

Sękowa Commune is situated in the middle part of the Beskid Niski Mts - the largest region in the Polish Beskidy Mts. The commune occupies an area of low and medium mountains, typical of the region in question. The present work proposes directions for the economic development of the commune on the...

Author(s)
Dygoń, M.
Publisher
SAP - Slovak Academic Press Ltd, Bratislava, Slovakia
Citation
Ekológia (Bratislava), 2006, 25, Supplement 1, pp 49-57
Abstract

Purpose: Cultural landscapes are no more considered only as territories of cultural interest but also as integrated systems of cultural, social, and economic values. The adjustment of this consideration with the modern paradigms of collective governance and management necessitates investigations on ...

Author(s)
Donato, F.; Lohrasbi, A.
Publisher
Emerald Publishing, Bingley, UK
Citation
Journal of Cultural Heritage Management and Sustainable Development, 2017, 7, 2, pp 129-146
Abstract

This collection of seven papers focuses on geotourism and mining tourism, sustainable development, tourist perceptions, and the application of IT technologies in tourism. The first paper looks at the possibilities of tourism development in Hungarian rural settlements with brownfields. The second...

Publisher
Texas A & M University Press, College Station, USA
Citation
e-Review of Tourism Research, 2016, 13, 1/2, pp 296-421
Abstract

Located in the humid tropical zone and endowed with carbonate sedimentary formations, Vietnam has unique karst landscapes where caves, limestone, and dolines are common. If well managed, these are valuable geomorphological resources for a sustainable socio-economic development. Although...

Author(s)
Nguyen Hieu; Hoang Thi Thu Huong; Luc Hens; Do Trung Hieu; Doan Thu Phuong; Pham Xuan Canh
Publisher
Springer, Dordrecht, Netherlands
Citation
Environment, Development and Sustainability, 2018, 20, 6, pp 2463-2485
Abstract

This study aims to evaluate the suitability of Torghabeh Shandiz in Khorasan Razavi Province, Iran, for intensive tourism development. Due to having a sensitive and fragile ecosystem, consisting of mainly erodible soils and vulnerable vegetation, a non-compensatory framework was developed and...

Author(s)
Fadafan, F. K.; Danehkar, A.; Pourebrahim, S.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Ecological Indicators, 2018, 87, pp 152-166

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