Essays about: "rural tourism"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 75 essays containing the words rural tourism.

  1. 1. Tourism has impacts on smaller destinations too : A questionnaire study to determine any tourism effects on smaller destinations and its residents.

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för organisation och entreprenörskap (OE); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för organisation och entreprenörskap (OE)

    Author : Felicia Carlström; Johanna Gustavsson; [2021]
    Keywords : tourism; destination; rural tourism; triple bottom line; sociocultural effects; economic effects; environmental effects; Glasriket; residents’ attitudes; seasonality;

    Abstract : Tourism is something that today is very common for most parts of the world. Tourism effects is a phenomenon that focuses on the effects of tourism which can affect destinations and residents in different ways. The most common are social, cultural, environmental and economic impacts. READ MORE

  2. 2. InVíkorate - Exploring self-sufficiency in a tourist-dependent Icelandic village

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

    Author : Vera Wetzels; [2021]
    Keywords : Urban Design; Rural Design; Iceland; Vík í Myrdal; Greenhouse Horticulture; Sustainability; Microclimate; Forestry; Tourism; Walkability; Local Businesses; Arts and Architecture; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : In a rapidly urbanising world, the importance of rural towns and villages is often forgotten. Many people see more opportunities for employment, social life and their children’s future in the big city, leaving smaller, rural places empty and abandoned. READ MORE

  3. 3. The dark shadow of a world crisis : A study on how organizations in Östergötland county manage, organize and plan for the effects of the Corona pandemic 2020

    University essay from Södertörns högskola/Turismvetenskap

    Author : Sanna Hasanagic; [2020]
    Keywords : Corona pandemic; rural destination; crisis management; crisis training; organization; management;

    Abstract : Tourism in rural areas has an important role of developing and altering the rural communities when it comes to the environment, social and economic structures. Rural areas have high potential in tourism development but the world is continuously experiencing the power of nature. READ MORE

  4. 4. Ecotourism in a developing island destination : -A field study of Bali

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för organisation och entreprenörskap (OE)

    Author : Johanna Åhsberg; [2020]
    Keywords : Bali; culture; ecotourism; impacts; sustainable development; traditional lifestyle;

    Abstract : The aim of this study was to investigate how ecotourism impact on Balinese traditional lifestyle through economic, sociocultural and environmental structures. A field study was conducted in the island of Bali, Indonesia where the researcher investigated the situation of traditional living and how it is perceived by local people and eco-friendly businesses. READ MORE

  5. 5. Cooperation and innovation to develop tourism and combat seasonality : A case study of local tourism firms in Geiranger, Norway

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Kulturgeografiska institutionen

    Author : Vendela Beckman; [2020]
    Keywords : tourism; seasonality; innovation; cooperation; development; turism; säsong; innovation; samarbete; utveckling;

    Abstract : This qualitative study describes how local tourism firms in Geiranger, Norway view innovation and cooperation as strategies to develop tourism and combat seasonality. The study examines different approaches to seasonality as well as how the innovation system of a tourism destination can be a way to transition from one to all-season tourism. READ MORE