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Tourism in European microstates and dependencies: geopolitics, scale and resource limitations.

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This book is about tourism and its multidimensional relationships with some aspects of state geopolitics as manifested on the ground in mini microstates and other anomalous territories in Europe. Chapters 1 and 2 provide conceptual grounding for studying irregular territories and microstates and supranationalism in Europe. Chapters 3-7 look specifically at the five mini states (mini microstates) i...

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Chapter 9 (Page no: 109)

International exclaves and extraterritorial places.

This chapter focuses on the geopolitical and legal phenomenon of enclaves and exclaves, which are small pieces of a country that are physically detached from the state to which they belong and which can be accessed only by traveling through a foreign country. Almost all of the exclaves/enclaves of Western Europe have very small economies and are largely dependent upon tourism. This chapter highlights these unique geographical oddities in Europe and their socio-economic, political and physical characteristics that make them unusual and which make them of interest to tourists and other cross-border travellers.

Other chapters from this book

Chapter: 1 (Page no: 1) Europe's smallest states and anomalous geographical areas. Author(s): Timothy, D. J.
Chapter: 2 (Page no: 15) Transfrontier relationships in Europe. Author(s): Timothy, D. J.
Chapter: 3 (Page no: 24) The Pyrenean co-principality of Andorra. Author(s): Timothy, D. J.
Chapter: 4 (Page no: 36) Europe's Alpine mini state: the Principality of Liechtenstein. Author(s): Timothy, D. J.
Chapter: 5 (Page no: 48) Large luxury and tiny grandeur: the principality of Monaco. Author(s): Timothy, D. J.
Chapter: 6 (Page no: 63) More than just a mountain: the Republic of San Marino. Author(s): Timothy, D. J.
Chapter: 7 (Page no: 73) Vatican City: the smallest country on earth but probably the most visited. Author(s): Timothy, D. J.
Chapter: 8 (Page no: 87) Europe's autonomous regions, dependencies and overseas territories. Author(s): Timothy, D. J.
Chapter: 10 (Page no: 136) Unrecognized polities: the de facto states and micronations of Europe. Author(s): Timothy, D. J.
Chapter: 11 (Page no: 154) Vulnerability, dependency and touristic appeal: the costs and benefits of smallness and marginality. Author(s): Timothy, D. J.
Chapter: 12 (Page no: 170) Perspectives on tourism and small polities in Europe. Author(s): Timothy, D. J.

Chapter details

  • Author Affiliation
  • Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona, USA.
  • Year of Publication
  • 2020
  • ISBN
  • 9781789243109
  • Record Number
  • 20203524519