International Journal of Hospitality & Tourism Management


Volume 5, Issue 2, December 2021

  • Exploring Indigenous Knowledge and Value Chain for Cultural Tourism Initiatives: Tourist Destination Hosts in Arusha, Tanzania

    Daud Ng’ida Mollel, Gladness Lucas Kotoroi

    Issue: Volume 5, Issue 2, December 2021
    Pages: 27-36
    Received: 8 May 2021
    Accepted: 19 June 2021
    Published: 19 August 2021
    Abstract: This study aimed to instil indigenous knowledge and creativity through value chain analysis among cultural tourism initiatives (CTIs) for communities located at close proximity to protected areas in ArushaTanzania. Arusha is the main tourist destination in Tanzania with a possibility to get rich mix in information in CTIs. A cross sectional survey ... Show More
  • Economic Impacts of Local Park Visitor Spending on Local Communities: A Case of Mississippi Parks

    Juwon Choi, Hyeongjin Jeon

    Issue: Volume 5, Issue 2, December 2021
    Pages: 37-44
    Received: 3 August 2021
    Accepted: 17 August 2021
    Published: 24 August 2021
    Abstract: Local parks serve not only as recreational venues but are often an engine of communities’ economic development. Economic impact analyses provide tangible estimates of economic interdependencies and a better understanding of who benefits from and pays for tourism. Accordingly, this study quantified the economic impacts of visitor expenditures at loc... Show More
  • An Economic Analysis of the Effect of Volcano National Park Tourism Demand on Human Livelihood in Rwanda: A Case Study of Burera and Musanze Districts

    Ntabakirabose Gaspard, Harold Ogwal, David Mwehia Mburu, Majuga Jean Claude Noel, Muhire Roger, Uwanyirigira Alice, Mbabazi Mbabazize

    Issue: Volume 5, Issue 2, December 2021
    Pages: 45-54
    Received: 21 June 2021
    Accepted: 1 July 2021
    Published: 5 November 2021
    Abstract: Tourism is considered as one of the biggest and most versatile industries in the world and its growth pace has caused many social, economic and environmental changes. Currently, Gorilla tourism is the most and primary focus for the development of the tourism industry in Rwanda. The objective of this study was to analyse of the effect of volcano nat... Show More