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Cover for The family of tourism routes.

This chapter provides an overview of how tourism routes can be categorized according to principal motivations for travel. Four of the categories are examined: cultural tours and circuits; themed and branded driving routes; cycling routes; and long-distance walking trails. A case study is presented...

Author(s)
Ward-Perkins, D.; Beckmann, C.; Ellis, J.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781786394767)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for The three stages of tourism.

This chapter starts with an overview of early tourism, where the journey and route were of critical importance. It then discusses: the three essential tools and facilitators of route-focused tourism (tour operators, guides and guidebooks); the emergence of destination-focused tourism since the...

Author(s)
Ward-Perkins, D.; Beckmann, C.; Ellis, J.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781786394767)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Peru and Nicaragua: tourism development in post-conflict eras.

Based on long-term and local-level ethnographic research, this chapter examines post-conflict tourism in Peru and Nicaragua. It analyses the ways in which both countries attempted to shield visitors from the recent past of conflict, violence and even revolution, and turned instead to cultivating...

Author(s)
Monterrubio, C.; Andriotis, K.; Stylidis, D.; Babb, F. E.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781789243048)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Library tourism.

This chapter reviews library tourism, considering the role and value of a library to a destination and to the individual tourist. It also considers the intersections of travel and libraries more widely, and suggests strategies libraries could use to boost visitor numbers to their business and...

Author(s)
Lainsbury, A.
ISBN
2019 CABI (H ISBN 9781786394590)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Info
Cover for Tourism and leisure behaviour in an ageing world.

This is the second edition to the book Growing Older: Tourism and Leisure Behaviour of Older Adults. Similar to the first edition, its focus is to provide the latest research about the characteristics, tourist behaviour, and leisure needs of baby boomers, seniors, and older adults. This edition has ...

Author(s)
Patterson, I.
ISBN
2018 CABI (H ISBN 9781786390943)
Type
Book
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Culture and tourism.

Different conceptions of culture are discussed, as well as the efforts to understand tourism from the perspective of culture. Concepts concerning the cultural encounters between tourists and hosts are discussed, as well as the notion of cultural heritage and the cultural tourism segment.

Author(s)
Lohmann, G.; Panosso Netto, A.; Allis, T.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780647159)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Understanding the seasonal concentration of tourist arrivals: the case of the south of Spain.

This chapter analyses the seasonal concentration of tourism in the region of Andalusia, southern Spain, over the period 1999-2013. Employing microdata based on tourist surveys, segments of visitors showing a clear counter-seasonal behaviour are identified. In particular, the chapter focuses on...

Author(s)
Cisneros-Martínez, J. D.; Fernández-Morales, A.
ISBN
2016 CABI (H ISBN 9781780646978)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Transformational tourism: tourist perspectives.

This book deals with the issue of how travel and tourism, if developed in a proper form, can contribute to human transformation, growth and development, and change human behaviour and our relationship with the world. The volume investigates the experiences offered by travel and tourism that can...

Author(s)
Reisinger, Y.
ISBN
2013 CABI (H ISBN 9781780642093)
Type
Book
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Authenticity versus development: tourism to the hill tribes of Thailand.

This chapter contributes a case study that focuses on the extent to which tourism leads to local development or whether the tourists' quest for authenticity holds back development. By using the hill tribes of Northern Thailand as a representative case, the study highlights the need for governmental ...

Author(s)
Novelli, M.; Tisch-Rottensteiner, A.
ISBN
2012 CABI (H ISBN 9781845938130)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Gastronomy and tourism.

This chapter explores the fundamental links between tourism and gastronomy. It considers definitions of gastronomy and investigates the development of the dynamic relationship between food and the different sectors of the tourism industry. In addition, it examines influences on the food tourism...

Author(s)
Povey, G.
ISBN
2011 CABI (H ISBN 9781845936846)
Type
Book chapter

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