Essays about: "tourism and media"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 53 essays containing the words tourism and media.

  1. 1. Social media effects on diaspora tourism : A case study on second generation of Iranian immigrants in Stockholm

    University essay from Södertörns högskola/Turismvetenskap

    Author : Paria Izadi; [2020]
    Keywords : Diaspora Tourism; Stockholm; Second Generation; Social Media; Iran;

    Abstract : The impact of social media in tourism industry is significant. This study examines the role, impact, and relationship of social media platforms among second generation Iranian Swedish in Stockholm as a segment of tourism market when travelling to Iran. READ MORE

  2. 2. Visualizing the Invisible: An Exploration of the Radioactive Image within the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för konsthistoria och visuella studier

    Author : Fannie Frederikke Baden; [2020]
    Keywords : Radioactive Image; Nuclear Disaster; Nuclear power; Chernobyl; Disaster Tourism; Visual tropes; radioactivity; semiotics; visualized natural phenomena; Cultural Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis explores the radioactive image and poses the multi-layered question: ‘(how) can radioactivity exist as an image, when it cannot be seen, heard or felt?’. By having no sensorial qualities, radioactivity is often narrated in popular media by metaphoric association. READ MORE

  3. 3. All-inclusive hotels’ packaging of the northern coast of Jamaica: creating and maintaining an environmental bubble

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Latinamerikainstitutet

    Author : Victoria Eriksson; [2020]
    Keywords : Jamaica; local community; all-inclusive hotel; ´environmental bubble´; websites;

    Abstract : This study contributes to the existing discussion about international tourism by exploring the role of all-inclusive hotels in the creation of an environmental bubble on the northern coast of Jamaica. Moreover, it examines what type of Jamaica is being sold by the hotels and who is included and who is excluded from the environmental bubble. READ MORE

  4. 4. Communicating Sustainable Nature-Based Tourism : A Mixed Method Approach to Investigate How Swedish Destination Marketing Organizations Promote Nature Destinations on Instagram

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/JMK

    Author : Franziska Ewigleben; [2020]
    Keywords : Sustainable Nature-Based Tourism; Instagram; Destination Marketing Organization; Social Marketing; Tourist Gaze; Environmental Psychology; Content Analysis; Semiotic Analysis; Sweden;

    Abstract : Around the globe, sensitive nature destinations suffer from media-mediated mass tourism. Especially, the social media network Instagram is often made responsible for these events as its emphasis on visuals is claimed to foster people’s ambition to reproduce photographs of themselves in the epic sceneries they see online. READ MORE

  5. 5. Travel vloggers as a source of information about tourist destinations

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för geografi

    Author : Johan Birch-Jensen; [2020]
    Keywords : Travel Vloggers; tourism information source; destination information; destination marketing; marketing tool; YouTube; social media;

    Abstract : Travel vloggers are a relatively new phenomenon that appeared around 2016. These are travelers who share their experiences in a video format, mostly on YouTube. Whereas their motives might be out of self interest - in reality they market the destination they are in, drawing attention to new potential destinations for the viewer. READ MORE