Essays about: "Cultural factors of tourism"

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  1. 11. The mixed embeddedness of ethnic tourist-based entrepreneurship: An exploratory study in Rosengård, Malmö, Sweden

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Solomon Abebe; [2015]
    Keywords : multiethnic ventures; ethnicity; entrepreneurship; commodification; Mixed embeddedness; ethnic tourism business; Rosengård; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This thesis reconnoiters the involvement of immigrants as owners, producers and organizers of multiethnic business ventures that appeal outside visitors, so called ethnic tourist-based entrepreneurship. The study is informed by the principles underlying an interpretive case study conducted in Rosengård, Malmö, and the data were collected through semi-structured interviews complemented by participant observation and serendipitous informal discussions. READ MORE

  2. 12. The renewal of hollow village A research and proposal of Erhai area in YunNan, China

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för fysisk planering

    Author : Shujing Li; [2014]
    Keywords : hollow village; Erhai area; spatial element; tourism; city for people; urban design; renewal planning; XiZhou ;

    Abstract : Under the background of rapid urbanization in China, hollowing phenomenon happened in several villages accompanies with the population loss, vacant houses and land abandonment. The Development is later in southwest of China than in the central and eastern regions. READ MORE

  3. 13. Analysis of Destination Image Formation among Foreign Travel Intermediaries : The Case of Terrorism Events in Kenya

    University essay from Mittuniversitetet/Avdelningen för turismvetenskap och geografi

    Author : Milka Mbiyu; [2014]
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    Abstract : Tourism is a social phenomenon that relies on the positive destination images. Destination images are mental representations held by individuals of places and defer depending on the information received or actual visits by individuals. Events such as terrorism, war, political instability and natural disasters have negative impacts on destinations. READ MORE

  4. 14. Pura Vida : A study on translation of proper nouns, figures of speech and terminology in an English travel guide about Costa Rica

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för språk (SPR)

    Author : Sofia Gullström; [2013]
    Keywords : Travel texts; tourism; translation problems; cultural aspects; names; metaphors; idioms; biological terms; tourism terms;

    Abstract : The purpose of this paper is to discuss some of the difficulties that came up in the translation of an English travel guide about Costa Rica into Swedish, and what strategies may be employed in order to solve them. The focus is on how to handle proper nouns, figures of speech and terminology. READ MORE

  5. 15. Medical Tourism : A study about motivational factors and the prerequisites for creating a competitive offer – with a Swedish perspective

    University essay from Södertörns högskola/Institutionen för ekonomi och företagande

    Author : Nikolaos Christian Kyritsis Froelich; [2012]
    Keywords : Medical tourism; Push and Pull factors; Quality management; Product differentiation;

    Abstract : Medical tourism is a global emerging industry and is an important component of tourism., and operates on the basis of both individual and regional level.Medical tourism refers to a vacation that involves traveling across international borders to obtain a broad range of medical services. READ MORE