Meet our Authors: Maria Vodenska – May 2019

Prof. Maria Vodenska received her Master’s degree in Geography of Tourism from Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski”, Faculty of Geology and Geography, in 1974, and her PhD from Moscow Academy of Sciences in 1978. She has worked at the “Geography of Tourism Department” of Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski” from 1979-2017 and was heading the … Continue reading Meet our Authors: Maria Vodenska – May 2019

Editorial Advisory Board’s ‘Recommended Read’ – March 2018

This March, our Editorial Advisory Board member Narcís Bassols has chosen his ‘Recommended Read’: one of our best-selling titles, noteworthy for the contribution it makes to its field. Narcís is currently a full-time lecturer and researcher in Tourism at the Universidad Externado de Colombia in Bogota, Colombia. He also has practical experience in his field, … Continue reading Editorial Advisory Board’s ‘Recommended Read’ – March 2018

Cambridge Scholars author becomes Egypt’s first ever female Minister of Tourism

Dr Rania Al-Mashat is a seasoned local and global economics veteran and even an AUC alumna. In the recent government reshuffle, former IMF adviser and deputy governor of the Central Bank of Egypt, Rania Al-Mashat, has been appointed as Egypt’s new Minister of Tourism. Al-Mashat’s story is a testament to the sort of perseverance, dedication … Continue reading Cambridge Scholars author becomes Egypt’s first ever female Minister of Tourism

International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development – Cambridge Scholars Publishing

This December marks the final month of the United Nations’ designated International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development, which was proclaimed by the UN General Assembly both in recognition of the vast potential of the tourism industry and to encourage the expansion of the sector towards sustainability. The tourism industry accounts for around 10% of … Continue reading International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development – Cambridge Scholars Publishing

Book Announcement: Tourism in Bali and the Challenge of Sustainable Development

Tourism in Bali and the Challenge of Sustainable Development now available from Cambridge Scholars Publishing Cambridge Scholars Publishing is pleased to announce the publication of Tourism in Bali and the Challenge of Sustainable Development, edited by Sylvine Pickel-Chevalier. This work offers a cross-analysis of the development of tourism in Bali, combining international and intercultural (from Indonesian, … Continue reading Book Announcement: Tourism in Bali and the Challenge of Sustainable Development

Book Announcement: Sustainability in Tourism and Regional Development

Sustainability in Tourism and Regional Development now available from Cambridge Scholars Publishing Cambridge Scholars Publishing is pleased to announce the publication of Sustainability in Tourism and Regional Development, edited by Marjetka Rangus, Mitja Gorenak and Boštjan Brumen. The economic and sociocultural significance of tourism today cannot be overstated. With the rapid growth of travel and tourism, … Continue reading Book Announcement: Sustainability in Tourism and Regional Development

Book Announcement: Contemporary Studies in Environment and Tourism

Contemporary Studies in Environment and Tourism now available from Cambridge Scholars Publishing Cambridge Scholars Publishing is pleased to announce the publication of Contemporary Studies in Environment and Tourism, edited by Recep Efe and Münir Öztürk. The tourism industry is striving hard to create attractive worlds for its customers. Both as a necessity and as a challenge, … Continue reading Book Announcement: Contemporary Studies in Environment and Tourism

Book Announcement: Sport Tourism: New Challenges in a Globalised World

Sport Tourism: New Challenges in a Globalised World now available from Cambridge Scholars Publishing Cambridge Scholars Publishing is pleased to announce the publication of Sport Tourism: New Challenges in a Globalised World, edited by Ricardo Melo and Claude Sobry. This volume provides important theoretical and applied insights into sport tourism. A collective work written by specialists … Continue reading Book Announcement: Sport Tourism: New Challenges in a Globalised World

International Day for Monuments and Sites – Cambridge Scholars Publishing

This month, Cambridge Scholars joins ICOMOS in celebrating the International Day for Monuments and Sites on 18th April. This year the theme is ‘Cultural Heritage and Sustainable Tourism’, which remains an important theme in the context of contemporary conservation, particularly in light of the exponential growth in global tourism. Questions concerning restoration, reconstruction and re-enactment … Continue reading International Day for Monuments and Sites – Cambridge Scholars Publishing