Introduction to volcano and geothermal tourism: the context of volcano and geothermal tourism
Erfurt-Cooper, Patricia (2010) Introduction to volcano and geothermal tourism: the context of volcano and geothermal tourism. In: Volcano & Geothermal Tourism: Sustainable Geo-Resources for Leisure and Recreation. Earthscan, London, UK, pp. 3-31.
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[Extract] This book presents a first collection of chapters looking more closely at a tourism sector that includes travelling to volcanic and geothermal destinations as part of the new quest for sustainable tourism. Volcano tourism is particularly popular in combination with recreational activities such as skiing, hiking, trekking, climbing and visiting hot springs, as well as many other outdoor activities (Erfurt-Cooper and Cooper, 2009), and with the need for the strengthening of attitudes and practices relating to environmentally sound tourism.
|Item Type:||Book Chapter (Research - B1)|
|Keywords:||volcano, geothermal, tourism, volcano and geothermal tourism, volcano tourist, sustainable tourism|
|FoR Codes:||15 COMMERCE, MANAGEMENT, TOURISM AND SERVICES > 1506 Tourism > 150699 Tourism not elsewhere classified @ 100%|
|SEO Codes:||90 COMMERCIAL SERVICES AND TOURISM > 9003 Tourism > 900399 Tourism not elsewhere classified @ 100%|
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