Publications

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Affiliate Members Global Reports, Volume sixteen – Second Global Report on Gastronomy Tourism
In 2012, UNWTO Affiliate Members Programme launched the Global Report on Food Tourism outlining the state of gastronomy tourism. The report presented various examples of tourism and gastronomy professionals with extensive experience in international organizations, destination management, in both...
2017
Affiliate Members Global Reports, Volume fifteen – Second Global Report on LGBT Tourism
  Following the success of the first edition of the UNWTO Global Report on LGBT tourism published in 2012, UNWTO and Affiliate member International Gay & Lesbian Travel Association (IGLTA) decided to embark in the preparation of the 2nd Global Report on LGBT Tourism, offering a more...
2017
Practical Guidelines for Integrated Quality Management in Tourism Destinations
This publication introduces the strategic evolution of a paradigm shift in tourism destination management towards quality. Quality is increasingly important to the competitiveness and long-term success of tourism destinations, being principally linked to the satisfaction of visitor expectations. To...
2017
Practical Guidelines for Integrated Quality Management in Tourism Destinations
This publication introduces the strategic evolution of a paradigm shift in tourism destination management towards quality. Quality is increasingly important to the competitiveness and long-term success of tourism destinations, being principally linked to the satisfaction of visitor expectations. To...
2017
Benchmarking Methodology for the Development of Sustainable Cruise Tourism in South-East Asia
Benchmarking Methodology for the Development of Sustainable Cruise Tourism in South-East Asia follows the 2016 publication on Sustainable Cruise Tourism Development Strategies – Tackling the Challenges in Itinerary Design in South-East Asia. Both reports were prepared in cooperation...
2017
Innovation in Tourism – Bridging Theory and Practice // La innovación en el turismo – Acercamiento entre teoría y práctica
The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) wishes to recognize the contribution of the twenty-three authors who have provided the twelve case studies on innovation in tourism included in this report, selected among the papers presented at the 2nd UNWTO Knowledge Network Global Forum on Innovation in...
2017
Benchmarking Methodology for the Development of Sustainable Cruise Tourism in South-East Asia
Benchmarking Methodology for the Development of Sustainable Cruise Tourism in South-East Asia follows the 2016 publication on Sustainable Cruise Tourism Development Strategies – Tackling the Challenges in Itinerary Design in South-East Asia. Both reports were prepared in cooperation with the Asia-...
2017
TripAdvisor Travel Trends for the Silk Road 2017
For the second consecutive year, UNWTO Affiliate Member, TripAdvisor, conducted a specialised consumer survey assessing travel preferences, habits and interests along the Silk Road. Research higlights that top interests while travelling along the Silk Road include visiting UNESCO World Heritage...
2017
Practical Guidelines for Integrated Quality Management in Tourism Destinations – Concepts, Implementation and Tools for Destination Management Organizations
The Practical Guidelines for Integrated Quality Management in Tourism Destinations offer a comprehensive and pragmatic approach to the improvement of quality of tourism destinations. The handbook is a perfect tool for tourism managers, planners, academics, professionals, entrepreneurs and decision-...
2017
Yearbook of Tourism Statistics, Data 2011 – 2015 (2017 Edition)
Understanding, for each country, where its inbound tourism is generated is essential for analysing international tourism flows and devising marketing strategies, such as those related to the positioning of national markets abroad. Deriving from the most comprehensive statistical database available...
2017