The Role of Tourism in the Development of Russia’s Northwestern Border Regions
... deeper insight into the problem. The article explores the practices of tourism and recreation development in a historical perspective and examines the effect of barrier and contact functions of state borders on tourism. Particular attention is paid to tourism development in the border regions of Russia’s North-West. The author evaluates the development of tourism and recreation in the border regions of northwestern Russia at the beginning of the 21st century. The article identifies factors hindering tourism ...
Russia’s North-West Borders: Tourism Resource Potential
... issues in tourism, Vol. 17, no. 1, p. 21―27.
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Stepanova S. V.
tourism development, border, tourist resource, tourist destination, border regions, Northwestern Federal district
Cooperation between Russia and the EU in the field of innovative development of tourism: the case of the Lithuania — Poland — Russia cross-border cooperation programme
... the framework of the Lithuania-Poland-Russia cross-border cooperation programme for 2009—2013 in the field of tourism. Special attention is paid to analysing tourism innovations that have emerged as a result of the projects aimed at cooperation and tourism development in the border regions of Russia and the EU countries. A number of projects have been implemented under the supervision and with the participation of the author. The article focuses on the role of innovative types of tourism in the regional ...
The competitiveness of the Irkutsk region in the world tourism market
... industry. Special attention is paid to the influence of present economic and political conditions on the development of international tourism. It is concluded that there is a need for a further study of the influence of regional features on international tourism development.
1. Об утверждении Концепции социально-экономического развития Иркутской области на период до 2020 года [Электронный ресурс] : распоряжение ...