Essays about: "Cultural factors of tourism"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 33 essays containing the words Cultural factors of tourism.

  1. 1. The Po Delta Biosphere Reserve: Management challenges and priorities deriving from anthropogenic pressure and sea level rise

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Damiano Vesentini; [2019]
    Keywords : geography; GIS; environmental pressure; water quality; nutrient accumulation; rising sea level; climate change; value for conservation; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : The Po Delta Biosphere Reserve is located in Northern Italy and has attained recognition by UNESCO in 2015 due to its unique natural and cultural value. The reserve covers an area of approximately 140 000 hectares, supporting a human population of 118 000, as well as a complex mosaic of ecosystems, which are found in this transitional waters landscape. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Motivations of Chinese Tourists Visiting Abisko

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

    Author : Song Zhang; Tao Yue; Yichong Xu; [2019]
    Keywords : Chinese Tourists; Abisko; Push and Pulll Theory; Tourist Motivation;

    Abstract : China has been one of the most important markets for Abisko tourism. The significant growth of Chinese tourists raised academia interests in understanding what motivates them to this remote town. READ MORE

  3. 3. A Better Version of Yourself: Sweat, Smiles and Muay Thai Tourism

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för etnologi

    Author : Max Yasmine Gonen; [2019]
    Keywords : transformation; Muay Thai; self-improvement; tourism; Thailand; masculinity; sweat; experience economy; performance ethnography; MACA; Cultural Sciences;

    Abstract : This ethnographic study investigates the functions of BestFighter Muay Thai and Mixed Martial Arts training camp in Koh Samui, Thailand, as a successful actor in a booming self-improvement economy. In this thesis I explore the entanglements with locality and power which enable what satisfied participants refer to as augmented experiences of self-improvement. READ MORE

  4. 4. 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

  5. 5. 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