Essays about: "Cultural Tourism"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 95 essays containing the words Cultural Tourism.

  1. 1. Investigating Reflections on Social Sustainability: The Case of EU-Funded Projects in Remote Northern Communities

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Erika Raaby; [2019]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; Social Sustainability; Northern Communities; Arctic Communities; EU Projects; Transnational Cooperation;

    Abstract : There has been a general population decline in the European Arctic and northern periphery, with out-migration being one of the main drivers. The population is ageing and less able to contribute to the economic welfare. READ MORE

  2. 2. Activate “today“ in ancient city of Dali

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för arkitektur och byggd miljö

    Author : Mai Torii; [2019]
    Keywords : Arts and Architecture;

    Abstract : Activate “today” in ancient city of Dali The old city district of Dali is one of the famous tourist’s destination in Yunnan, China. More than 40 million tourists visit Dali every year to see this “ancient city.” The city continuously develops tourists facilities and its old cityscape. READ MORE

  3. 3. Hope, Chief and Mamas. Development of Cultural Tourism in Iringa, Tanzania

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Sociologiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Socialantropologi

    Author : Elin Johansson; [2019]
    Keywords : Social Anthropology; Cultural Tourism; Heritage; Iringa; Tanzania; Social Sciences; Cultural Sciences;

    Abstract : Tanzania as a tourist destination has traditionally had a nature-oriented focus for the past years. However, cultural heritage is becoming more and more viewed as a source for tourist attractions which raises questions on global and local impact on commodification of culture, and what sort of cultural activities are chosen to attract international and national tourists. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Beach Belongs to Us! Local perceptions of the high dollar tourism industry and coastal development in Barbados from an Environmental Justice perspective

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Caroline Harding; [2019]
    Keywords : Sustainability Science; Environmental Justice; Coastal Development; Local Communities; Perceptions; Participation; Climate Change; Tourism; Barbados; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Since the rise of the tourism industry in Barbados in the 1960s a vast emphasis has been placed on expanding high dollar luxury tourism that is targeted towards specific social and economic classes in order to maintain foreign exchange. The majority of this high dollar tourism development has been predominately concentrated on the diminishing western coastlines of Barbados. READ MORE

  5. 5. Tourists’ expectations of their encounter with indigenous communities in the context of indigenous tourism: Western tourists’online reviews of OvaHimba cultural villages in Namibia

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Sociologi

    Author : Fredrika Sweno; [2019]
    Keywords : indigenous tourism; authenticity; Namibia; tripadvisor reviews; western tourists; cultural exoticism; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Indigenous tourism is a debated topic as the lifestyle and culture of indigenous groups are increasingly being promoted as tourist attractions, especially by tourism promotors targeting tourists in more developed countries. Indigenous tourism has become a widely adopted approach used to generate income for indigenous communities, and to the countries in which they are located. READ MORE