• Attitudes of residents towards tourism. The case of Benalmadena, Spain 

      Almeida-Garcia, Fernando; Balbuena Vázquez, Antonia; Cortes-Macias, Rafael (2014-09-01)
      Tourism is consumed in the place of production causing a series of impacts. These effects caused by tourism can be perceived positively or negatively by residents. The objective of this study is to analyze the attitude of ...
    • Contribución al análisis del riesgo de afectación por medusas en el litoral malagueño- sector Torre del Mar – Caleta de Vélez 

      Cantarero Prados, Francisco José (2019-11-19)
      El litoral de la Costa del Sol (España) ha sufrido en los últimos veranos llegadas esporádicas de enjambres de medusas. Este trabajo presenta un ensayo metodológico para evaluar el posible impacto de este fenómeno en el ...
    • Crecimiento turístico y crisis en la Costa del Sol 

      Almeida-Garcia, Fernando; Cortes-Macias, Rafael; Balbuena-Vázquez, Antonia (AGE, Universidad de las Islas Baleares, 2016)
      En esta comunicación analiza la relación que se ha establecido entre la actividad turística de la Costa del Sol y la crisis económica iniciada en España en el 2008. Este estudio trata de contrastar las características del ...
    • El Turismo LGBTIQ en España. Aproximación desde un punto de vista geográfico. 

      Nuevo López, Abraham (2018-12-05)
      Existen numerosos estudios del impacto socioeconómico del turismo LGBTIQ en el territorio realizados por asociaciones, colectivos u organismos públicos. Sin embargo, la falta de publicaciones ...
    • Gentrification in Málaga (Spain) 

      Almeida-Garcia, Fernando (2018-10-02)
      El término de gentrificación es utilizado por primera vez por Ruth Glass en 1964 para referirse al cambio residencial de la población de clase media a las antiguas áreas de clase baja de Londres (Gonçalves, 2009). La ...
    • Place attachment, rootedness and attitudes of residents in a mature destination (Benalmádena , Costa del sol, Spain) 

      Almeida-Garcia, Fernando; Cortés-Macías, Rafael (2017-09-13)
      This study is directly related to the role of local communities in the development of tourist destinations. The proper functioning of destinations is related to the attitudes shown by residents and some factors involved ...
    • Role of tourism in protected areas development. Deconstructing the myth 

      Gómez-Moreno, María Luisa; Rubio Barquero, Luis Miguel (2018-09-13)
      The link between tourism and rural development has been reinforced by different landplaning framework, as rural development (LEADER Program) or protected spaces management. In the same way, this link is included in the ...
    • Torremolinos, analysis of hotel land urban change in a mature seaside destination 

      Almeida-Garcia, Fernando; Cortes-Macias, Rafael; Peláez-Fernández, María de los Ángeles; Balbuena Vázquez, Antonia (2015-06-29)
      The city of Torremolinos was one of the pioneering spaces in the implementation of mass tourism of sun and beach on the Costa del Sol, Spain. The town of Torremolinos in 2014 had a population of 67,353 inhabitants, an area ...
    • Tourist Spaces and Tourism Policy in Spain and Portugal 

      Almeida-Garcia, Fernando; Cortes-Macias, Rafael; Balbuena Vázquez, Antonia (2013-12-04)
      The territorial and geographical factor plays a key role in the development of tourist destinations. The territory and its resources are those that provide identity to the destinations. But tourism resources are not ...
    • Trends and evolution of tourism in the Mediterranean Basin 

      Almeida-Garcia, Fernando; Balbuena Vázquez, Antonia; Cortes-Macias, Rafael (2014-09-01)
      This study analyzes the tourist developments that have taken the Mediterranean basin in recent years. This paper studies the internal differences, the intervention of political and social factors and key trends. Maintenance ...