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25 10, 2009

Ethnic tourism in Sapa, Vietnam: expansion or preservation

By |October 25th, 2009|International Tourism Context, Master in Tourism Destination Management, Vietnam|1 Comment

“Ethnic” has become a popular tourist icon consumed and promoted locally and afar (Gladney,1999)(1). Together with culture tourism, in recent years, ethnic tourism has been increasingly developed. Ethnic tourism is employed by many countries to facilitate economic and cultural development and to assist in heritage preservation (Li Yang, Geoffrey Wall, 2009)(1). Vietnam is striving […]

4 10, 2009

Comparison of stakeholder’s perspectives on tourism impacts

By |October 4th, 2009|International Tourism Context, Master in Tourism Destination Management, Vietnam|2 Comments

“Tourism is a goose that not only lays a golden egg, but also fouls its own nest” (Hawkins, 1982). Identifying both positive and negative aspects of tourism impacts, indeed, is of importance in tourism management and planning. Besides, studying perceived impact will provide an opportunity to better understand the impacts of tourism, therefore, will […]