International Journal of Hospitality & Tourism Management


Volume 6, Issue 2, December 2022

  • Local Community Involvement and Participation in Avitourism: A Case of Arabuko Sokoke Forest in Kenya

    Koki Nyongesa Jairus, Pepela Anthony, Wamukota Andrew, Kidere Flaura

    Issue: Volume 6, Issue 2, December 2022
    Pages: 24-30
    Received: 30 July 2022
    Accepted: 25 August 2022
    Published: 31 August 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ijhtm.20220602.11
    Abstract: Avitourism in the Kenyan Coast has received little research attention. This study examined issues relating to the level of local community involvement in avitourism in Arabuko Sokoke forest in Kilifi County. An adapted community involvement framework was used to assess community involvement with other stakeholders in relation to avitourism activiti... Show More
  • Assessment of Seasonality on Performance of Star-Rated Beach Resorts in the Coastal Region of Kenya

    Kwenga Japhet, Fwaya Erick, Davis Barasa

    Issue: Volume 6, Issue 2, December 2022
    Pages: 31-35
    Received: 29 August 2022
    Accepted: 15 September 2022
    Published: 21 September 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ijhtm.20220602.12
    Abstract: Hotel sector have bright vision for the growth of travel and tourism industry by providing the country’s economic growth. Despite increased efforts by the beach resorts managers and Government of Kenya to make them a driving force in achieving the national economic growth, they have continued to suffer from annual seasonal fluctuations in the volum... Show More
  • Domestic Tourism Impacts on Local Destinations During the COVID-19 Pandemic: A Canadian Case Study

    Georges Tanguay, Juste Rajaonson

    Issue: Volume 6, Issue 2, December 2022
    Pages: 36-43
    Received: 25 October 2022
    Accepted: 8 November 2022
    Published: 14 November 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ijhtm.20220602.13
    Abstract: The constraints imposed on travel during the COVID-19 pandemic (e.g. closed borders, vaccination passport) have led to a drastic drop in international tourism in favor of domestic tourism. Given this context, we analyze domestic tourism impacts on local destinations during the COVID-19 pandemic based on facts reported in daily and local newspapers.... Show More
  • The Impact of the Selection Factors of HMR on the Attitude and Trust of Consumers: Focusing on the Consumers of 50 or Older

    Ha-Yun Ahn, Soo-Bum Lee

    Issue: Volume 6, Issue 2, December 2022
    Pages: 44-53
    Received: 11 November 2022
    Accepted: 6 December 2022
    Published: 26 December 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ijhtm.20220602.14
    Abstract: In this study, the researcher took note of the rapid growth of HMR, which is leading the dining industry due to the social changes, while the researcher verified the impact of the selection factors of HMRs upon the attitude and trust of the consumers. The findings of this study were as follows; First, the sub-factors of the HMRs, i.e. convenience, ... Show More