Essays about: "social nature of travel"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 11 essays containing the words social nature of travel.

  1. 1. "The owl hugs me in the forest" : Children's Experiences and Educators' Perceptions of Learning in a Swedish Mini-Forest Garden

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för beteendevetenskap och lärande

    Author : Julia Meyer; [2019]
    Keywords : Forest Gardening; Outdoor Education; Environmental Education; Outdoor Space; Learning; Three Dimensions; Nature Connection; Semi-Structured Interviews; Early Years; Play; Children’s Experiences; Teachers’ Perceptions;

    Abstract : In recent years, there has been converging evidence on the relation between nature experiences and learning. Although outdoor experiences are not just seen as leisurely activities anymore, barriers, such as lack of resources or travel time can hinder the propagation of more outdoor educational programs. READ MORE

  2. 2. Indonesian travel bloggers : the empowered negotiators

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Medie- och kommunikationsvetenskap

    Author : Aryo Prionggo; [2018]
    Keywords : Travel Bloggers; Indonesia; Participatory Culture; Intrinsic Motivation; Extrinsic Motivation; Digital Media; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Despite aiming for more civic engagement in tourism industry, The Indonesian Tourism Board effort to transform more citizen to become government-version of travel bloggers was faced by a protest since some travel bloggers didn’t feel common values exist. Therefore, this thesis identifies travel blogger’s intrinsic and extrinsic motivations by recognizing the transformation process that develops regular bloggers to be travel bloggers in the context of digital participatory culture. READ MORE

  3. 3. Responsibility for sustainability within tourism – an emerging discourse

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Emmi-Maria Kallio; [2018]
    Keywords : Sustainable development; sustainable tourism; responsible tourism; responsibility; sustainable lifestyle; discourse;

    Abstract : The tourism industry is at a pivotal point in time, where the potential and threats associated with the industry have gained global attention. While the field provides numerous development opportunities by being one of the largest global industries, the tourism industry’s contribution to universal threats such as global warming and climate change has been acknowledged. READ MORE

  4. 4. Marketing Sustainability in Charter Tourism : The Influence of Brands, Eco-Labels and their Combination on the Swedish Charter Tourist´s Decision Making

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi; Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Anders Reje; Elena Dreger; [2014]
    Keywords : Charter Tourism; Sustainability Marketing; Eco-Tourism; Tourism Branding; Eco- Labelling; Co-Branding; Service Marketing; Consumer Decision Making; Conjoint Analysis;

    Abstract : Tourism as one of the biggest industries in the world has been changing continuously and rapidly. The publishing of the Brundtland Report in 1987 has accelerated the discussion about combining economic, social and environmental factors – the so-called triple-bottom line – in order to secure long-term sustainable living conditions on a finite planet for both business and society. READ MORE

  5. 5. Wetland development in the context of ecotourism : a conceptual design proposal for a wetland site in Lake Victoria, Kenya

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Freija Carlstén; [2014]
    Keywords : conservation; ecotourism; landscape architecture; sustainable development; Wetland;

    Abstract : The travelling sector is expanding worldwide, which puts all destinations under pressure to have a functioning social system and good resources to manage the problems and take advantage of the opportunities that the tourism sector can offer a community. The area around Kisumu in Kenya, like much of Africa, tourism can simultaneously ensure a stable financial future while it removes, as a result of a growing population, more and more of the scenery that many tourists want to experience. READ MORE