Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume


Edited by Syed Abdul Rehman Khan

Xuzhou University of Technology

Tourism was booming until 2019 when the COVID-19 pandemic hit. Since then, tourism and related industries have suffered from negative economic impacts. This book examines current challenges and opportunities in the tourism industry using case studies from different parts of the world. It also examines the challenges and obstacles faced by the tourism sector due to lack of environmental policies, high crime rates, and poverty.

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TourismEdited by Syed Abdul Rehman Khan

Published: October 6th 2021

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.82932

ISBN: 978-1-83962-173-4

Print ISBN: 978-1-83962-172-7

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83962-174-1

Copyright year: 2021

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4305 Total Chapter Downloads

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1. Challenges and Advances in the Planning of Tourism with Amazon River Dolphins in the Brazilian Amazon

By Marcelo Derzi Vidal, Priscila Maria da Costa Santos, Maria do Perpétuo Socorro Rodrigues Chaves and Robert Swett


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2. From Eco to Sustainable Tourism, the Contradictions and Challenges of Nature-Based Tourism: The Case of Polar Cruises

By Alain A. Grenier


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3. The Light-Up of Dark Bali Tourism: A Qualitative Study

By I. Putu Astawa, Tjokorda Gde Raka Sukawati and I. Nyoman Gede Sugiartha


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4. Opportunities and Obstacles in the Global Tourism Industry: A Story of Post-Covid-19

By Syed Abdul Rehman Khan, Laeeq Razzak Janjua and Zhang Yu


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5. Applying and Promoting the Seaport Quality System (SQS) and Spatial Interaction Model (SIM) for the Sustainable Development of the Recreational Seaport Industry in Malaysia

By Mohamad Rosni Othman, Jagan Jeevan, Nurul Haqimin Salleh and Noor Azwa Noralam


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6. Tourism Impact on Environmental Sustainability: A Focus on the Cruise Industry

By Kirkland Robert Anderson


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7. Development of a Destination Image Recovery Model for Enhancing the Performance of the Tourism Sector in the Developing World

By Phillip Farayi Kanokanga, Marian Tukuta and Oliver Chikuta


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8. Contribution of Domestic Tourism to Sustainable Tourism Development

By Forbes Kabote


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9. Vein Thrombosis Risk in Women and Travel

By Panagiotis Tsikouras, Xanthoula Anthoulaki, Theodora Deftereou, Anna Chalkidou, Anastasia Bothou, Fotini Gaitatzi, Eleftherios Chatzimichael, Selma Gyroglou, Arsou Chalil Bourazan, George Stanulov, Spyridon Michalopoulos, John Tsirkas, Irene Babageogaka, Werner Rath, Georg-Friedrich Von Tempelhoff, Stefanos Zervoudis, Georgios Iatrakis, Georgios Galazios and Nikolaos Nikolettos


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10. Manta Ray Tourism

By Maulita Sari Hani


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11. Effective Leadership in the 21st Century: Lessons for the Tourism Sector in the African Continent

By Portia Pearl Siyanda Sifolo


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12. Model of Virtual Tourism as an Alternative of the Concept of Architecture Tourism Post Covid-19 in Bandung City, Indonesia

By Asep Yudi Permana, Aathira Farah Salsabilla Permana and Karto Wijaya


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13. Eco-Cultural Tourism: Sustainable Development and Promotion of Natural and Cultural Heritage

By Violante Martínez Quintana


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14. Gen Y: Emotions and Functions of Smartphone Use for Tourist Purposes

By Alba-María Martínez-Sala, Concepción Campillo-Alhama and Irene Ramos-Soler


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15. Tourism Routes for the Diversification of Rural Livelihoods: A Methodological Approach

By Emmanuel Mérida Velazquez, Tirzo Castañeda Martínez and Gandhi González-Guerrero


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16. Developing a Rural Tourism Destination Brand Framework from the Perspective of a Relationship-Based Approach

By Samuel Adeyinka-Ojo


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17. Traveler’s Infections: Overview of Hepatitis B Virus Infection

By Victor B. Oti


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18. Marketing Cultural Resources as a Tourism Product

By Amare Yaekob Chiriko


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