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Special interest tourism : concepts, contexts and cases

Author: Sheela Agarwal; Graham Busby; Rong Huang, (Associate professor)
Publisher: Wallingford, Oxfordshire, UK ; Boston, MA : CABI, [2018]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Special interest tourism is growing rapidly, due to a discerning and heterogeneous travel market and the demand for more focused activity or interest-based tourism experiences. This book approaches the topic from the perspective of both supply and demand, and has a clear, user-friendly structure. Covering the practical applications of research and the key emerging issues for royal, dark, festival, sport,  Read more...
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Special interest tourism.
Wallingford, Oxfordshire, UK ; Boston, MA : CABI, 2017
(DLC) 2017049726
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sheela Agarwal; Graham Busby; Rong Huang, (Associate professor)
ISBN: 9781780645667 178064566X 9781780645674 9781786394323 1780645678 1786394324
OCLC Number: 1006521298
Description: xi, 221 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Special interest tourism : an introduction / Sheela Agarwal, Graham Busby and Rong Huang --
Social tourism / Lynn Minnaert --
Family tourism / Carol Southall --
Cathedral tourism / Ade Oriade and Harry Cameron --
Islamic tourism / Nazia Ali --
Literary tourism / Graham Busby --
Music tourism / Allan Watson --
Film tourism / W. Glen Croy --
Carnival tourism / Violet Cuffy --
Sports tourism : golf / Claire Humphreys --
Adventure tourism / Ralf Buckley --
Shopping tourism / Dallen J. Timothy --
Food tourism / Rong Huang --
Garden tourism / Richard Benfield --
Transport tourism / Derek Robbins --
Slow tourism / Alison Caffyn --
Conclusion / Sheela Agarwal, Graham Busby and Rong Huang.
Responsibility: edited by Sheela Agarwal, Graham Busby, and Rong Huang.

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