Cookies on CAB eBooks

Like most websites we use cookies. This is to ensure that we give you the best experience possible.

 

Continuing to use www.cabi.org  means you agree to our use of cookies. If you would like to, you can learn more about the cookies we use.

CAB eBooks

Ebooks on agriculture and the applied life sciences from CAB International

Results per page:

Search results

CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Resorts.

This chapter explains what resorts are, and presents an overview of studies on their evolution and structure as well as on topics such as the motivation of resort visitors and the environmental and socio-cultural sustainability of resorts.

Author(s)
Lohmann, G.; Panosso Netto, A.; Rodrigues, C. B.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780647159)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Info
Cover for Tourism, health, wellbeing and protected areas.

This book offers a compilation of transdisciplinary contributions that demonstrate the features of the relationship between tourism, health, wellbeing and protected areas. Attention is given to case studies stemming from current and future trends around these topics. Many of these case studies take ...

Author(s)
Azara, I.; Michopoulou, E.; Niccolini, F.; Taff, B. D.; Clarke, A.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786391315)
Type
Book
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Sustainable tourism in natural protected areas: the points of view of hosts and guests in Sila National Park.

This chapter presents the case of the Sila National Park (SNP) located in southern Italy. Specifically, it discusses the results of a study that explored the views of visitors and residents towards the current forms of tourism offered in the area, with an aim to understand the role sustainable...

Author(s)
Ferrari, S.; Gilli, M.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786391315)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Indicators and standards-based visitor management frameworks in achieving sustainability at cultural heritage sites.

This chapter examines possible applications of indicators and standards-based visitor management (VM) frameworks at cultural heritage sites. It is argued that if implemented successfully VM can help to achieve sustainability in heritage tourism. Indicators and standards are suggested as means to...

Author(s)
Alazaizeh, M.; Hallo, J.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780647357)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Expenditure and stay behaviour of nature-based visitors: the case of Costa Rica.

This chapter explores the expenditure and stay behaviour of tourists, and the capacity of these two variables in improving the sustainability of a nature-based destination such as Costa Rica. Two equations explaining the expenditure and stay patterns of international tourists arriving in Costa Rica ...

Author(s)
Artal-Tur, A.; Briones-Peñalver, A. J.
ISBN
2016 CABI (H ISBN 9781780646978)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Indicators and tools for sustainable event management.

This chapter outlines how, in theory, an environmentally integrated destination management model could be employed in an events context, thereby stretching the understanding of sustainability to include themes as diverse as Administration, Community, Heritage, Industry, Enterprise and Visitor. It...

Author(s)
Griffin, K. A.
ISBN
2009 CABI (H ISBN 9781845935245)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Tourist activity planning in congested urban tourism environments: towards a game-theoretic model and decision support system.

An activity-based approach to tourists' behaviour analysis is combined with a game-theoretic methodology to study the interaction between individual tourists, as well as the interaction between tourists and the tourism information offices. We postulate that, when integrated in an Internet-based...

Author(s)
Han Qi; Dellaert, B. G. C.; Raaij, W. F. van; Timmermans, H. J. P.
ISBN
2004 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851997490)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Information sources for planning and management.

This paper proposes a model to describe the planning and management of ecotourism experience worldwide. Among the components of ecotourism discussed are: ecotourist experience and its several elements (visitor satisfaction, guides and guide training, accommodation, food, transport, and site and...

Author(s)
Eagles, P. F. J.
ISBN
2001 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851993683)
Type
Book chapter

Refine Results

Sort Order
Author
Geographical Location
Item Type
Subject Topics