Essays about: "Hotel"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 111 essays containing the word Hotel.

  1. 1. All invited : waterfront park design for sustainable tourism in Miches, the Dominican Republic

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Sari Lindvall; [2014]
    Keywords : Landscape architecture; sustainable tourism development; Miches; El Seibo; the Dominican Republic; waterfront park design; SWOT-analysis; chromatic character; public space; Landscape Character Assessment; LCA-method;

    Abstract : Hidden away in the pristine landscape on the northeast shore of the Dominican Republic, the remote village of Miches is on the verge of shifting its economic resource base from traditional fishing into what could become an international model for sustainable tourism. The aim of this thesis was to produce a vision of a waterfront park near the center of the village; demonstrating concept-based landscape design that reflects the goals of sustainable development originating from the local incentive structure. READ MORE

  2. 2. A Minor Field Study on development of recycling service for used PET bottles at hotels in Uganda

    University essay from Karlstads universitet/Institutionen för ingenjörsvetenskap och fysik

    Author : Jenny Annebäck; [2013]
    Keywords : Minor Field Study; service design; recycling; PET bottles; sustainable development; Uganda; hotel; fältstudie; tjänstedesign; återvinning; PET; flaskor; hållbar utveckling; Uganda; hotell;

    Abstract : Through interviews, research, observations and the use of service design methods the author of this report, Jenny Annebäck, executed a Minor Field Study within the field of recycling of PET bottles in Uganda. The project work resulted in thorough studies of service design thinking and methodology, sustainable development, the market and situation in Uganda as well as the consumer group concerned about sustainable development. READ MORE

  3. 3. Mixed-Asset Portfolio Optimization with Private and Public Hotel Real Estate

    University essay from KTH/Fastigheter och byggande; KTH/Fastigheter och byggande

    Author : Kwamie Williams; James Wippel; [2013]
    Keywords : Mixed-asset portfolio; modern portfolio theory; hotel; real estate; property; REIT;

    Abstract : There has been a renewed interest by international institutional investors in the US hotel property market and increased interest in Real Estate Investment Trusts. One challenge these investors face is if it is feasible to simultaneously invest in a specific property type, both privately and publicly. READ MORE

  4. 4. Rävstavik Health Hotel

    University essay from KTH/Arkitektur

    Author : Malin Willander; [2013]
    Keywords : hotel; health; relaxation; archipelago; timber; bath; recreation; hotell; hälsa; avkoppling; skärgård; trä; bad; rekreation;

    Abstract : Rävstavik Health Hotel is a hotel complex which main focus is to offer the visitors opportunities for relaxation, recreation and exploration in direct contact with the peaceful nature of Stockholm archipelago. In such a sensitive environment it has been an important part of the project to integrate the building with thelandscape as warily and consciously as possible. READ MORE

  5. 5. Skievvá Spa

    University essay from KTH/Arkitektur

    Author : Stéphanie Hansen Sjölander; [2013]
    Keywords : Spa; Narvik; Norway; Skjomenfjorden;

    Abstract : Skievvá spa, an opportunity to discover and take part of the peculiar landscape in one of the most beautiful fjords in Northern Norway, Skjomenfjorden (Narvik).An opportunity to discover the “real” Narvik. An architecture that reinforces the impressions and the sensations in the landscape on different scales. READ MORE