Geography of inbound tourism and transboundary tourism-and-recreation region-building in Sweden
Sweden’s tourism industry stands out for its large contribution to the development of the national economy. The vast size of the country makes it possible to trace differences in incoming tourist flows from neighbouring countries. This circumstance accounts for the novelty of this study, which lies in viewing national tourism geography from the perspective of the theory of transboundary tourism-and-recreation region building. Interregional differences ...
Development of cross-border tourist and recreational regions on the Karelian section of the Russian-Finnish border
... research. The aim of this article is to identify regions having active cross-border tourism and recreation in the adjacent territories of Finland and the Republic of Karelia. The authors propose to use an indicator characterizing the volume of incoming tourist flows. The number of tourists is not only indicative of the development of cross-border tourism and recreation; it is also one of the main criteria for determining the degree of the formation of cross-border regions. Using the statistics for Finland, ...
Russia’s North-West Borders: Tourism Resource Potential
... 2014, Cross-border tourism in the Russian Northwest: general trends and features of development, Balt. Reg., Vol. 6, no. 3, p. 109121 DOI: 10.5922/2074-9848-2014-3-10.
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22. Stupina, O. G. 2010, Tourism and Border, Pskovskiy ...
Project approach in transboundary tourism-and-recreation region building: the case of Karelia
... cross-border tourist and recreational regions on the Karelian section of the Russian-Finnish border, Balt. Reg., vol. 12, no. 2, p. 140-152. doi: 10.5922/2079-8555-2020-2-9.
6. Manakov, A. G., Golomidova, E. S., Ivanov, I. A.2019, Assessment of the size of the tourist flow within the cross-border tourist and recreational regions in the north-western border of Russia, Izvestiya Russkogo geograficheskogo obshchestva [Bulletin of the Russian Geographical Society], no. 5 (151), p. 18—31 (in Russ.).
7. Derendyaeva, T....
Tourism development in border areas: a benefit or a burden? The case of Karelia
... documents on the development of cross-border municipalities of Karelia. My research focuses on the tourism and recreation potential of borderlands and analyses the development of local tourism infrastructure. I describe the major types of tourism, examine tourist flows, and consider the strategic aspects of tourism at the municipal level. I identify the strengths and limitations of the development of tourism in border areas by comparing the data on border and inland municipalities of Karelia and investigate ...