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Cover for The holy grail route: mystic routes and activities to improve local tourism.

This chapter examines how the tourism industry has utilized the myths and legends of the Holy Grail to develop and enhance tourism at various destinations. The chapter focuses more specifically on GRAIL, an EU-sponsored project designed to develop and promote a Pan-European tourism route based on...

Author(s)
Fidgeon, P. R.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786390271)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for The Camino de Santiago de Compostela: the most important historic pilgrimage way in Europe.

This chapter examines the growth and development of the Camino de Santiago de Compostela and the challenges that presently face what is probably the most famous pilgrimage trail in the Western world. It is shown that the Camino de Santiago is much more than a tourism product. It has a...

Author(s)
Lois-González, R. C.; Santos, X. M.; Romero, P. T. Z.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786390271)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for The European cultural route of Saint Martin of Tours.

This chapter focuses on the history and development of the cultural route of Saint Martin of Tours, which was made a Cultural Route by the Council of Europe in 2005 and runs through 45 different European countries. More specifically, the chapter investigates the activities of this route as a...

Author(s)
Afferni, R.; Ferrario, C.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786390271)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Religious pilgrimage routes and trails: sustainable development and management.

Through a combination of theoretical and case-study chapters, this volume focuses on religious routes and trails in terms of their spiritual, cultural and economic meanings, and considers the opportunities and challenges arising from their recent increase in popularity. The book is divided into...

Author(s)
Olsen, D. H.; Trono, A.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786390271)
Type
Book
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Logistics at holy sites.

After briefly analysing the characteristics of visitors to holy places, this chapter explores the identity and role of large and small operators, both secular and religious, in the organization of pilgrimages and the management of certain holy places in the Western world. The chapter analyses how...

Author(s)
Trono, A.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780647388)
Type
Book chapter