Essays about: "tourism"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 823 essays containing the word tourism.

  1. 1. Tourism in Time of Epidemics

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

    Author : Davide Celotto; [2021]
    Keywords : Tourism organisations; Crisis Communication strategies; Situational Crisis Communication Theory; Organisational reputation; Service Management.; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The aim of this research project is to study the role played by communication strategies on organisational reputation among the different stakeholders involved during the current COVID-19 pandemic outbreak. In doing so, this master thesis aims to understand how crisis communication aids the management of service processes and the construction of organisational image during crises. READ MORE

  2. 2. Sustainable innovation in nature-based tourism from the  perspective of dynamic capabilities

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för samhällsbyggnad och industriell teknik

    Author : Shuangqi Liu; [2020]
    Keywords : Sustainable innovation; Dynamic capabilities; Nature-based tourism;

    Abstract : While traveling brings economic opportunities while climate change, resource depletion and the rapid growth of tourist numbers threaten the communities and ecology in the destination. Concerns about these threats require the sustainability of tourism in the destination, where local enterprises as the major players are encouraged to lead change by adopting sustainable innovation. READ MORE

  3. 3. The use-impact relationship of outdoor-tourism in Denmark : how the Tourism Carrying Capacity can develop tourism instead of keeping it on lock

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi

    Author : Solveig Elisabeth Reichert; [2020]
    Keywords : tourism management; destination development; environmental planning; tourism impact; sustainability; outdoor-tourism; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : With the ever increased focus on sustainability and not least the focus on sustainability in the tourism industry this thesis has critically investigated the suitability of the Tourism Carrying Capacity method in a Danish outdoor-tourism context. The research found that there are considerable limitations and challenges to implementing a TCC approach in Denmark, and even if implemented, legally, culturally and practically circumstances would challenge a proper and successful completion of a TCC approach too. READ MORE

  4. 4. Travelling with a mobility impairment : Exploring the relationschip between travelling, agency and identity

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för samhällsbyggnad och industriell teknik

    Author : Saskia Westerink; [2020]
    Keywords : Qualitative Research; Semi-structed interviews; Travelling; Agency; Identity; Mobility Impairment; Disability;

    Abstract : In tourism studies, people with a disability are often portrayed as rather passive. However, there is more to their story. There are many tourists travelling with a physical impairment and they have found ways to do so. The purpose of this study is to explore travelling with a mobility impairment, and what this means for agency and identity. READ MORE

  5. 5. Short-term volunteers – Helpful or Harmful? : -A qualitative case study of short-term volunteers from a bottom-up perspective in Tanga Town, Tanzania.

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Julia Andersson; Malin Höjer; [2020]
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    Abstract : People have always been enjoying travelling and exploring new places. The phenomenon of combining travelling with social work abroad has become known as “voluntourism”. Over the last few years, voluntourism has gained a lot of criticism, claiming that it does more harm than good for the host communities. READ MORE