Essays about: "Sustainable tourism"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 175 essays containing the words Sustainable tourism.

  1. 1. Unraveling diverse values of ecosystem services : A socio-cultural valuation using the Q-methodology in Messenia, Greece

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Stockholm Resilience Centre

    Author : Sofia Maniatakou; [2019]
    Keywords : socio-cultural valuation; ecosystem services; values; perceptions; Q-methodology; Messenia;

    Abstract : People perceive the importance of ecosystem services in different ways, depending on their values, beliefs and needs. This study provides a nuanced understanding of the multiple ways stakeholder groups perceive the benefits derived from hydrologic services in the surrounding area of the "Gialova" coastal wetland in Messenia, Greece. READ MORE

  2. 2. Havelock in India as an Emerging SCUBA Diving Destination : Challenges and Opportunities

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Kulturgeografiska institutionen

    Author : Emmy Yuspeh; [2019]
    Keywords : India; Marine Protected Areas; SCUBA diving; Sustainable Destination Development;

    Abstract : This qualitative field study is conducted on the Andaman Islands in India and focuses on the sustainable destination development and SCUBA diving tourism. The island in focus, Havelock, is an emerging tourist destination and an international airport is scheduled to open in the Andamans in 2021. READ MORE

  3. 3. Land Rover BackPacker : A minimal travel vehicle

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Designhögskolan vid Umeå universitet

    Author : Edwin Senger; [2019]
    Keywords : Future; mobility; shared; service; tourism; adventure; Land Rover; sustainable; sustainability;

    Abstract : How can reductionism lead to a greater experience and add to the appeal of a product? The Land Rover BackPacker is a minimalistic travel vehicle that questions the space and the complexity needed in a vehicle while exploring the world 4x4 inspired by the necessity of reduction in today's consumerist world to fight climate change and the freedom of travelling light. Its open design creates an interactive space with it's surroundings for 2 people which is created in a multifunctional approach to be more then a car but a space to hang out and a place to sleep in the wild. READ MORE

  4. 4. Förändringsprocesser i småföretag : en fallstudie om småföretag som inför miljömärkningen Green Key

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Author : Agnes Lindberg; Janice Blomqvist; [2019]
    Keywords : förändringsprocess; småföretag; miljöarbete; drivkrafter; Green Key;

    Abstract : Förändringar i organisationer sker kontinuerligt och de kan se väldigt olika ut. En förändring kan vara relevant när ett företag vill förbättra sitt miljöarbete. För att ett företag ska arbeta mer hållbart kan de införa en miljömärkning i sin verksamhet. 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