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    • Another perspective on Airbnb 

      Tasi, Mary (Canadian Institute of Planners, 2018-09)
      A response to the article "Airbnb and the struggle for the city" by Brian Doucet, which appeared in the Summer 2018 issue of Plan Canada.
    • Characteristics of luxury tourism market 

      Jaeger, Linus (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2018-04-12)
      Poster exploring the growing trend of luxury travel.
    • Conservation education in shark ecotourism 

      Golby, Craig Allan (2015-03-10)
      Sharks, as top predators, are vital a healthy marine ecosystem. Sharks regulate species abundance, distribution, and diversity, which in turn can impact the health of marine habitats. The biggest issue relating to the ...
    • Consideration of climate change risks for ecotourism operators in business planning in Tofino, British Columbia 

      McDougall, Gregory (2016-04-14)
      Risk management in the ecotourism tourism industry plays a major role in the success of a company. Managing risks is essential to a company's economic well being as well as their business model, and in the case of ecotourism, ...
    • Heritage volunteering management – approaching the younger volunteers in British Columbia 

      Le, Khanh (2021-03-09)
      In Canada, volunteers significantly contribute to the core value of heritage sector – the continuation of histories, traditions, and experiences. However, volunteers from the younger generations have not yet been attracted ...
    • The impact of income on travel packages that include accommodation 

      Shen, Mengyu (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2018-04-12)
      The purpose statement of this research poster was to determine the influence of income levels in choosing travel packages that included accommodation.
    • Introduction to tourism and hospitality in BC 

      Westcott, Morgan; Bird, Geoffrey; Briscoe, Peter; Freeman, Ray; Glazer, Kelly; Henry, Keith; Hood, Terry; Knowles, Heather; McCartney, Micki; Owens, Donna; Robinson, Lynda; Thomlinson, Eugene; Tripp, Griff; Webster, Don; Wilson-Mah, Rebecca (BCcampus, 2015)
      This textbook is an introduction to the tourism and hospitality industry in British Columbia, and is written with a first year college and university audience in mind. It is a collaborative work with input from educators, ...
    • Junk in the woods : Yukoners' troubled relationship to the land 

      Anderson, Drew (2019-07-06)
      The illegal dumping of discarded materials in the Yukon wilderness is a persistent problem that governments have struggled to contain. At the same time, similar discarded materials are often celebrated as historic artifacts ...
    • Mapping motivations for a Canadian leisure experience : impact of social media engagement 

      Lee Rosen, Donna (2017-05-05)
      Mapping Motivations for a Canadian Leisure Experience seeks to reveal the impact social media has on the leisure tourist experience in Canada. Desired experiences vary from generation to generation. How influential are ...
    • Technology in the hotel industry 

      Chidgey, Naomi (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2019-04-10)
      Poster exploring technology in the hotel industry, including: types, how guests experience it, security and costs, benefits, and the evolution and future.
    • The role of informal housing in resort communities : case study evidence from Mazatlán, Mexico 

      Hansen, Mandy (2021-07-13)
      This study examines the intersections of the economy, property rights, land use, and housing within a tourism destination context. Housing is a human need, and when neither the public nor the private sectors are providing ...
    • Virtual tourism 

      Alhumud, Mohammed (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2018-04-12)
      Poster exploring the niche market of virtual tourism.