TOURISM MATTERS | Episode 01: Overtourism Definition, Causes and Dimensions
Episode 01: Overtourism Definition, Causes and Dimensions
Dr. Edieser Dela Santa
Dean, UP Asian Institute of Tourism
Prof. Kumi Kato
Centre for Tourism Research
Wakayama University, Japan
Prof. Brent Richie
University of Queensland, Australia
In episode 1, UP Visiting Professors explain overtourism, its definition, causes and dimensions. Professors Brent Richie from the University of Queensland, Australia, and Kumi Kato of Wakayama University, Japan, lend their voices to explain overtourism in various contexts. The visiting professors were keynote speakers during the recently organized 2nd Philippine Research Conference on Tourism and Hospitality in Baguio City in 2018. The theme of that conference was: Facing the Challenges of Overtourism.
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