Essays about: "Cultural factors of tourism"

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  1. 1. Factors Influencing Tourism Destinations Attractiveness : The Case of Malaga

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för fysisk planering

    Author : Jazmin Ariana Corrales Pallavicini; [2017]
    Keywords : Tourism; tourism destinations attractiveness;

    Abstract : Destination attractiveness is a subjective concept that has raised discussions among academics and researchers within the field of tourism. Attractiveness has been studied from different approaches, and due to the importance of tourism in contemporary societies, it has also been studied within different disciplines of knowledge, without achieving an agreement on its definition, measure and creation. READ MORE

  2. 2. Attitude, Activity and Destination Brand Identity among Swedish Entrepreneurs in Heritage Tourism : a case study of the UNESCO site of Decorated Farmhouses in Hälsingland

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen; Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Gunnar Öhrnell; Yunchen Sun; [2017]
    Keywords : entrepreneurial attitude; business model innovation; heritage tourism; destination brand identity; UNESCO;

    Abstract : Being one of the fastest growing industries, tourism has a trend to offer more innovative products and services. New opportunities and challenges have come for entrepreneurs and SMEs. Heritage tourism is one type of experience-based tourism where people can get historical or cultural experience. READ MORE

  3. 3. Homework before homestay : The importance of host-training for sustainable tourism development

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för organisation och entreprenörskap (OE)

    Author : Rebecca Karlsson; [2017]
    Keywords : Philippines; homestay; sustainable tourism development; less developed countries; host; host-training; cultural exchange;

    Abstract : When tourism is growing fast it is important to develop it in a sustainable way which benefits the communities involved as much as possible. Homestay tourism can benefit local communities such as mass tourism has been widely criticized for failing to do. READ MORE

  4. 4. Not only for professional utility? Leisure motivations in conference tourism

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Kulturgeografi

    Author : Alina Serdiuk; [2016]
    Keywords : conference tourism; Sweden; academics; motivations; survey;

    Abstract : Conference tourism is a young and vibrant industry, which is growing and developing at a prompt rate (Rogers, 2013). The rapid growth of conference tourism and its importance (e.g. economic benefits for destinations) caused a significant academic interest in this topic in 1990's (Yoo & Weber, 2005). READ MORE

  5. 5. Income Differences between Minorities and Han-Chinese: Discrimination or structural problems?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Stefanie Oedekoven; [2015]
    Keywords : geography; Southern China; World Bank; endowments; CHIP 2007; discrimination; income inequality; minorities; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : When looking at the Chinese society, it becomes visible that it is made up of over 56 ethnicities, of which 55 form minority groups. Data shows that members of these ethnic minorities have a lower income than individuals belonging to the majority and this gap doesn’t seem to be closing. READ MORE