Sustainable rural tourism development based on agricultural resources: The eco-inn initiative in Taiwan

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6 引文 斯高帕斯(Scopus)

摘要

Rural tourism is often considered an economic alternative for rural areas facing decreasing profits and requiring a second or third economic footing. However, like other tourism activities, rural tourism results in a full range of environmental impacts. In particular, accommodation generates various environmental loadings and should be managed carefully. An eco-inn, the environmentally friendly accommodation based on organic agriculture, is proposed here and the practical experiences from Wan-An Village are examined. According to the results, the idea of eco-inn is feasible, and it may suit not only in Taiwan but also other countries. In summary, an eco-inn is not only beneficial to environment, host community, and tourists, but also can contribute to sustainable development in rural areas such as eco-village formations.

原文英語
頁(從 - 到)229-242
頁數14
期刊International Journal of Agricultural Resources, Governance and Ecology
7
發行號3
DOIs
出版狀態已發佈 - 2008 五月

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Ecology
  • Agronomy and Crop Science
  • Management, Monitoring, Policy and Law

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