Essays about: "social nature of travel"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 17 essays containing the words social nature of travel.

  1. 1. Improving accessibility to the bus service : Building an accessibility measurement tool in QGIS

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för geografi

    Author : Philip Lindén; [2021]
    Keywords : public transportation; public transit; fixed route transit systems; buses; bus stops; accessibility; measuring accessibility; measuring performance; social exclusion; vulnerable groups; GIS; QGIS; Graphical Modeler;

    Abstract : Satisfactory public transportation (PT) should enable people to reach attractive destinations and desired activities fast, comfortably, safely, and affordably. When PT fails to do so it will have negative effects on the overall accessibility in a society. READ MORE

  2. 2. Virtual Travel Experience: COVID-19 crisis as a disruptive force to the nature of travel in the tourism industry

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för service management och tjänstevetenskap

    Author : Isabelle Tabitha Wasike; [2021]
    Keywords : COVID-19; pandemic; crisis; disruptive innovation theory; Clayton Christensen; consumer value; Holbrook; virtual travel; qualitative; tourism industry; Social Sciences;

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  3. 3. “They only talk about the trees” - An analysis of relations of power and justice in the (de)construction of Nepal’s Second International Airport

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Hanna Geschewski; [2021]
    Keywords : Land rights; Political Ecology; Justice; Nepal; Sustainability Science; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : While calls to reduce air travel have emerged in many high-income countries, Nepal, with only one international airport, is still striving to improve its air connectivity. In 2015, the government resumed its 1995 plan to build a second international airport near Nijgadh, a town in the southern plains. READ MORE

  4. 4. Making sense of distance. Mobility in staycation as a case of proximity tourism

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för service management och tjänstevetenskap

    Author : Alexandra Rosu; [2020]
    Keywords : tourism; mobility; distance; staycation; local travel; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Purpose: The aim of this dissertation is to explore mobility in a proximity tourism context. Mobilities are being widely discussed in connection to society, everyday life, and tourism as a whole. Thus, it focuses on the staycation phenomenon as a case of proximity tourism. READ MORE

  5. 5. Sustainable Travel on YouTube: Discussion and Perception : How do YouTube travel vlogs discuss sustainable travel? How are they perceived?

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

    Author : Jessica Chu; [2020]
    Keywords : vlog; YouTube; perceptions; sustainable travel; sustainability;

    Abstract : The objective of this study is to explore how YouTube travel vlogs discuss sustainable travel and how they are perceived. By using framing analysis, the research codes are based on the three pillars of sustainability; economic, environmental, and social. READ MORE