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Cover for The globalization of pilgrimage tourism? Some thoughts from Ireland.

This chapter initially considers the problematic nature of religious and pilgrimage travel as part of the tourism industry, and within an Irish context presents patterns and typologies of pilgrimage, focusing on the pilgrim who travels for religious and spiritual reasons. The chapter cites the work ...

Author(s)
Griffin, K.; Raj, R.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781780645230)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Religious tourism experiences in South East Asia.

This chapter discusses and examines the tourist motivations to visit religious (Buddhist) sites, and addresses the role of religious tourism in regional development among members of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN). The motivation of visitors is discussed by way of a case study of ...

Author(s)
Choe JaeYeon; O'Regan, M.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781780645230)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Islamic tourism: the role of culture and religiosity.

This chapter aims to provide insights into the consumer behaviour of Muslim tourists and their significance as a potential target segment within the context of Halal tourism. More specifically, the chapter intends to discuss the role of religious commitment and culture in impacting Muslim tourist...

Author(s)
Jamal, A.; El-Bassiouny, N.
ISBN
2019 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786394132)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Revisiting religious tourism in Northern Portugal.

This chapter provides insights into Northern Portugal's religious tourism potential, addressing the complementarity of religious tourism with other tourist modalities. The chapter examines and highlights the changes in national and regional policy as they relate to religious tourism in the period...

Author(s)
Fernandes, C.; Coelho, J.; Brázio, M.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781780645230)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Archaeotourism - the past is our future?

This chapter explores the issue of culture through the concept of archaeotourism as a distinctive form of tourism and more specifically as a distinctive specialized product for Irish tourism. The essence of this form of tourism is the conservation of the historical-archaeological sites and how...

Author(s)
McGettigan, F.; Rozenkiewicz, A.
ISBN
2013 CABI (H ISBN 9781845939236)
Type
Book chapter