Concept for the urban tourism development – theoretical and practical aspects

  • Irena Emilova
Keywords: Development; urban tourism; overtourism; city management; tourist behavior

Abstract

Along with the economic benefi ts of urban tourism development, such as creating new business opportunities, providing employment to the local residents, and generating revenue, there are a number of unfavorable consequences of overtourism to some destinations at the same time. In particular, this involves the destruction of cultural heritage, environmental pollution, deterioration the quality of life and, in general, a lower quality supply of tourist services, which have a signifi cant impact on tourists‘ experiences. The decision of these questions is on the one hand within the scope of local tourism management and concerns the behavior of tourists, on the other hand.

Published
2021-05-11
How to Cite
Emilova, I. (2021). Concept for the urban tourism development – theoretical and practical aspects. Leadership, Society, Strategic Visions, 405-416. Retrieved from http://ojs.nbu.bg/ojs/index.php/LSSV/article/view/481