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Rural tourism has been seen during the last decades as a means for economic development of sensitive localities, especially in rural areas. However, little research has been conducted on the sustainability of the development induced by tourism activities in rural areas, and even so, with...

Author(s)
Ibănescu, B. C.; Stoleriu, O. M.; Munteanu, A.; Iațu, C.
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Sustainability, 2018, 10, 10, pp 3529
Abstract

Rural tourism may contribute to sustainable destination development but the realisation of this potential depends largely on the type and behaviour of the tourists attracted. Therefore, market knowledge, segmentation studies and management of demand, in accordance with sustainability-yielding...

Author(s)
Kastenholz, E.; Eusébio, C.; Carneiro, M. J.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Journal of Destination Marketing & Management, 2018, 10, pp 132-142
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

Since urban space is one of the important places that tourism takes place, in order to create stability in tourism, the interaction between tourism planning and urban sustainable development should be investigated with regard to cultural elements. Lifestyle is derived from culture as a social...

Author(s)
Momtazpour, A.; Taghvaei, M.; Rahmani, N.
Publisher
Canadian Center of Science and Education, Toronto, Canada
Citation
Modern Applied Science, 2017, 11, 1, pp 209-221
Abstract

Recycle economy is an ideal economic development mode. Currently, China's economic and social development is facing bottle neck of resources and environment, therefore it is of great importance to research the recycle economy structuring of regional advantageous industries. By means of location...

Author(s)
Wu DeWen; Yang DeGang; Mao HanYing; Zhang XiaoLei; Wei Xin; Qiao XuNing
Publisher
Science Press, Beijing, China
Citation
Arid Land Geography, 2008, 31, 5, pp 779-787
Abstract

Tourism is one of the key sectors expected to accelerate the global efforts towards sustainable development, and with this, there is a renewed interest in understanding and influencing tourists' attitude and behaviour. Analysis of data from 819 international tourists using structural equation...

Author(s)
Adongo, C. A.; Taale, F.; Adam, I.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Ecological Economics, 2018, 150, pp 251-263
Abstract

There is a great deal of research focusing primarily on the analysis of cities' sustainable development, in which the role of culture plays an important role. Accordingly, a range of research disciplines consider the influence of culture on sustainable development. The relationship between culture...

Author(s)
Mondéjar Jiménez, J. A.; Alfaro Navarro, J. L.; Andrés Martínez, M. E.
Publisher
Department of Environmental Engineering and Management, Gh. Asachi Technical University, Iasi, Romania
Citation
Environmental Engineering and Management Journal, 2016, 15, 7, pp 1447-1454
Abstract

As an effective livelihood approach to alleviate poverty without rural population migration, ethnic tourism has become the primary choice of economic development in ethnic areas worldwide in addition to traditional livelihood approaches. This article applies the theories of livelihood to study the...

Author(s)
Li YaJuan; Yu Hu; Chen Tian; Hu Jing; Cui HaiYang
Publisher
Science Press and Springer, Beijing, China
Citation
Journal of Mountain Science, 2016, 13, 7, pp 1313-1332
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

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