C12.15 Geography of Tourism, Leisure, and Global Change

Session: Tourism and Regional Development (Tourism Development in Natural Environments / Post-socialist perspectives)

Chairpersons: Dieter K. Müller, Tim Coles

Kruger National Park: Tourism development and issues of carrying capacity in the management of large numbers of tourists

Sanette Ferreira, Stellenbosch University


Tourism practices in an oasis and in the desert:  The sultanate of Oman   

Manuela Gutberlet, Department of Geography, RWTH Aachen University


Current and future trends in Polish spa. The case of Krynica-Zdrój         

Sławomir Dorocki, Paweł Brzegowy, Institute of Geography, Pedagogical University of Cracow


Effects of the spa towns developments on the local society  

Zita Martyin, University of Szeged


The uniqueness of the Polish agritourism

Jolanta Wojciechowska, Institute of Urban Geography and Tourism, Faculty of Geographical Sciences, University of Łódź