Think Tank XVIII
Deconstructing mass tourism with “upscale, all-year-ro...
||16517 ||Jan 07, 2019 |
Key words: local residents, seasonality, mass tourism, sustainability, tourism development
Author: Tina Šegota
Think Tank VIII
Shared Playgrounds: Contrasting Visitor Perspectives o...
||6831 ||Oct 13, 2013 |
Tourism is forming an increasingly significant component of the social and economic fabric of many major cities around the world. The quality of life for the residents of a city can be both degraded and enhanced by tourism and its associated...
Author: Tony Griffin, Deborah Edwards, Katie Schlenker & Bruce Hayllar
Think Tank XII
Destination Governance and Tourist Mobilities: New Par...
||4988 ||Nov 06, 2013 |
Resort communities are complex systems where destination governance has become increasingly challenged by new mobilities of capital, finance, labor, communication, transportation, leisure and tourism. Popular destinations like the coastal co...
Author: Dianne Dredge & Tazim Jamal
Think Tank IX
Valuing water: Perceived differences in attitude and u...
||4698 ||Oct 13, 2013 |
The recent explosion of second home development in tourism areas around the world is a reflection not only of the increased mobility of capital and people associated with the effects of globalization but also the development models employed ...
Author: Alison M. Gill, Peter W. Williams & Shelagh Thompson
Think Tank IV
Sustainability and Mass Destinations: Challenges and P...
||4109 ||Oct 13, 2013 |
In year 2001, the Government of the Balearic Islands decided to establish a tourism tax, named "ecotax", as an important measure to achieve a more sustainable tourism model for the islands. This paper analyses the background of the ecotax, t...
Author: Antoni Serra Cantallops