CfP: Innovation in Tourism

The volume 6.1 of the Journal of Tourism Challenges and Trends will be dedicated to innovation in tourism industry. The journal invites academics and professionals in tourism to send manuscripts for publication consideration until the 1st of February 2013. Interdisciplinary approaches are encouraged.

Guest editor for this special issue is Prof.dr. Said M. Ladki, Prof. & Chair – School of Business, Lebanese-American University.

In the difficult times that world economies are facing, innovation is vital in order to attract clients and to be more efficient.  Innovation could encompass a large arrow of forms, from technological advancement to original approaches of business and clients. Articles for the next issue of JTCT could focus on areas such as:
– trends in tourism
– creativity in tourism
– use of internet in tourism industry
– sustainable tourism products
– unique destination planning
– innovation strategies in tourism

Additional topics and approaches are welcomed.

Timeline:
Deadline of submission: 1st of February 2013
Author notification: 25th of March 2013
Final acceptance of paper: 19th of May 2013

Journal of Tourism Challenges and Trends is an academic, peer-reviewed journal, indexed in several major databases: Cabell’s, CEEOL, Ebsco, IBZ, Questia, Index Copernicus, CIRET, CNCSIS – B+ category and others.

CfP: Cultural tourism

Journal of Tourism Challenges and Trends invites academics and professionals in tourism to send manuscripts for publication consideration in the next issue of the journal, dedicated to Cultural Tourism. This research field is of special interest since cultural tourism encompasses many forms. Interdisciplinary approaches are encouraged. .

Articles could focus on areas such as:
– trends in cultural tourism
– segmentation of the market of cultural tourism
– cultural impact of tourism
– tourist destination branding and cultural profile
– cultural events, tourism and impact on local communities
– behavior of cultural tourist

Additional topics and approaches are welcomed.

Timelines:
Deadline of submission: 15th of September 2012
Author notification: 15th of October 2012
Final acceptance of paper: 30th of November 2012

Journal of Tourism Challenges and Trends is an academic, peer-reviewed journal, indexed in several major databases: CNCSIS – B+ category, CIRET, Index Copernicus, Ebsco, IBZ, Questia, Cabell’s, CEEOL and others.

CfP: Sport Tourism

Journal of Tourism Challenges and Trends invites academics and professionals in tourism to send manuscripts for publication consideration in the next issue of the journal, dedicated to Sport Tourism. This research field of tourism has been increasingly more popular among worldwide researchers. The objective of this issue is to investigate the links between sport and tourism and also to emphasize the trends in sport related tourism activities all over the world.

The guest editor for this edition of the journal is Prof. Phd. Douglas Michele TURCO from Drexel University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

Articles could focus on areas such as:
– Sport tourism development in transitional and developing countries
– Sport tourism for persons with disabilities
– Sport tourism and sustainability
– Nostalgia-based sport tourism
– Multi- and single-sport event impacts
– International comparisons of event sport tourists
– Sport tourism and urban (re)development
– Serious sport tourists
– Sport event legacies
– Sport tourist group behaviours
– Youth sport competitions as tourist attractions

Additional topics and approaches are encouraged.

Timelines:
Deadline of submission: 19th of February 2012
Author notification: 25th of March 2012
Final acceptance of paper: 7th of May 2012

Journal of Tourism Challenges and Trends is an academic, peer-reviewed journal, indexed in several major databases: CNCSIS – B+ category, CIRET, Index Copernicus, Ebsco, IBZ, Questia, Cabell’s, CEEOL and others.

CFP: Tourism Destination Management

Theme: Tourism destination management

Submission deadline: 10 September, 2011

Journal of Tourism Challenges and Trends invites academics and professionals in tourism to send manuscripts for publication consideration in the next issue of the journal, dedicated to Tourism destination management. This research field of tourism has been increasingly more popular among worldwide researchers. The objective of this issue is to investigate the trends in tourism destination management all over the world.

Articles could focus on areas such as:
– resorts development
– destination branding
– international promotion of tourism destinations
– cross-border partnership for destinations development
– trends in positioning strategies in destinations management

Additional topics and approaches are encouraged.

Timelines:
Deadline of submission: 10th of September 2011
Author notification: 08th of October 2011
Final acceptance of paper: 28th of October 2011

CFP: Rural Tourism

Theme: RURAL TOURISM
Submission deadline:  February 19, 2011

Guest editors for this edition of the journal are Prof. Phd. Michael Sofer (Department of Geography and Environment, Bar-Ilan University, Israel) and  Phd. Alon Gelbman (Department of Tourism and Hospitality Studies, Kinneret College on the Sea of Galilee, Israel). 

Journal of Tourism Challenges and Trends invites academics and professionals in tourism to send manuscripts for publication consideration in the next issue of the journal, dedicate to rural tourism. This form of tourism has been increasingly more popular among tourists of all types. In the same time, the competition is higher.

The objective of this issue is to investigate the trends in rural tourism all over the world.

Articles could focus on areas such as
– forms of rural tourism
– good practices in the field of rural tourism
– tourist behavior
– authenticity in rural tourism
– impact of tourist flows on local communities
– trends in positioning strategies in rural tourism

Additional topics and approaches are encouraged.

Timeline:
Deadline of submission: 19th of February. 2011
Author notification: 25th of March 2011
Final acceptance of paper: 7th of May 2011

DDL extension

The final deadline for submission of papers for the volume dedicated to medical and spa tourism has been extended to 25th of Sept. 2010

We are looking forward to your research

CFP: Health tourism * Sept 10, 2010

Theme: MEDICAL AND SPA TOURISM
Submission deadline: 10 Sept. 2010

Journal of Tourism Challenges and Trends invites academics and professionals in tourism to send manuscripts for publication consideration in the next issue of the journal, dedicate to medical and spa tourism. These forms of tourism have been increasingly appealing in the last decade, to all segments of tourists. In the same time, large investments have been done in order to develop a suitable infrastructure, to modernize facilities, so the offer to meet tourists’ demand.

The objective of this issue is to investigate the tourism flows related to health tourism in the broadest sense, to highlight trends manifest in various countries and segments of tourists, to analyze relationships among these forms of tourism and the environment.

Articles could focus on areas such as
– forms of health tourism
– quality of life and health tourism
– history of well being and spa tourism
– trends in spa tourism
– travel for health and tourist activities
– tourist milieu of health tourism destinations
– destination management and developing infrastructure for medical and spa tourism
– management of spa hotels

Additional topics and approaches are encouraged.

Timeline:
Deadline of submission: 10th of Sept. 2010
Author notification: 4th of Oct. 2010
Final acceptance of paper: 1st of Nov. 2010

Please submit an electronic version of the manuscript to: submission@journaltct.ro

For details and procedures, see Instructions for authors