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Best practice in accessible tourism

Dimitrios Buhalis

Best practice in accessible tourism

inclusion, disability, ageing population and tourism

by Dimitrios Buhalis

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Published by Channel View Publications in Tonawanda, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • People with disabilities,
  • Older people,
  • Social aspects,
  • Social integration,
  • Travel,
  • Tourism

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Dimitrios Buhalis, Simon Darcy and Ivor Ambrose
    SeriesAspects of tourism v 53
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV3022 .B47 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25132303M
    ISBN 109781845412531, 9781845412524, 9781845412548
    LC Control Number2011048931

    An insightful article viewed from the ‘user’ end of this intriguing market. From the ‘provider’ aspect my own view, and sadly I am in the minority, is that the overall term of Accessible Tourism is fine so long as that market is then clearly segmented and defined so that information gathering both for providers of services and buyers is much more simplified. Promoting accessible tourism for all. Globally, it is estimated that there are over 1 billion persons with disabilities, as well as more than 2 billion people, such as spouses, children and.

    Abstract: They have been prepared following the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG ) Level AA. The Manual on Accessible Tourism for All: Principles, Tools and Good Practices, co-produced with the ONCE Foundation for Cooperation and Social Inclusion of Persons with Disabilities and the European Network for Accessible Tourism (ENAT), is intended to provide stakeholders with a.   They provide examples of best practice for the tourism industry. New Zealand’s Initiative: Visitor’s Guide for Travellers with Restricted Mobility. Accessible New Zealand is a +-page visitor guide for travelers with disabilities.

    Abstract: This publication has been prepared following the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG ) Level AA. The Manual on Accessible Tourism for All: Principles, Tools and Good Practices, co-produced with the ONCE Foundation for Cooperation and Social Inclusion of Persons with Disabilities and the European Network for Accessible Tourism (ENAT), is intended to provide stakeholders. Best Practice in Accessible Tourism: Inclusion, Disability, Ageing Population and Tourism Average rating: 0 out of 5 stars, based on 0 reviews Write a review Ambrose, IvorBrand: Ambrose, Ivor.


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