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EFFECT OF ALL INCLUSIVE SYSTEM TO TOURISM

12.10.2011 16:04
All inclusive system involves accommodation, food and beverages, transportation…etc and it is sold from on the one price. Today, in Turkey, especially in Meditarrenean, coming tourists prefer all inclusive system. All right, How does all inclusive system affect tourism? This system can be benefical for hospitality sector, but it cannot be for region tourism. Why? Hotels present all inclusive opportunity to tourists and they keep tourists into hotels. Therefore, region people, restaurants,...

WHO MANAGES TOURISM?

25.09.2011 22:17
As known, tourism is named as “flueless industry” and if it is managed very well, it provides important revenues for the country. All right, who manages tourism? Is it managed by one association? Today, in this article, I will examine how tourism is managed and by whom. Tourism is not an industry which can be managed by one association. That is to say, tourism has not a CEO. It is managed by three associations: “Government, private sector and voluntary associations”(1). Which are these...

ANIMATION DEPARTMENT IN HOTEL MANAGEMENT

25.09.2011 22:15
Hotel management is accommodation managment which is consist of a lot of different departments. In this article, I think to mention from animation department that is one of these departments. Firstly, we look at what is animation, what does it mean? Animation with main meaning  means “living and moving”(1). As hospitality concept, Animation means “entertainment”. That is to say, Animation department is entertainment department of the hotels. When the guests stayed in the hotels, they have...

BIRTH TOURISM

25.09.2011 22:14
Dear Readers, In this article, I will mention “Birth Tourism” which there is not much in Turkish sources as “Visiting Friends and Relatives”. Perhaps, some of you will say how this is a tourism type, Is birth a tourism, what is the connection, I never hear more before. Actually, There are much unknown tourism types in English sources in tourism literature. For instance; Dark Tourism. People go to war and natural disaster places in order to see these places. This is dark tourism. We can examine...

OUR KITCHEN CULTURE IN FILTER OF HISTORY

25.09.2011 22:13
Firstly, what is kitchen and where it happened from? We start by explaining these. “Kitchen” happened from “Matbah” in Arabic and it means place that foods are cooked. Besides, the kitchen is defined as a culture which shows equipments for preparing foods and beverages, the weak spot of cooking and meal ceremonies. Human and kitchen became one within the other along history, because food and beverage is necessary the most main need. Because of this reason, the kitchen concept occured as...

IMPORTANCE OF TOURISM

25.09.2011 22:00
Tourism is one of the fastest growing industries and provides the most economic revenue. Therefore, a lot of countries in the world attach importance to this industry. Öztürk and Yazıcıoğlu (2002) explained this situation that “Tourism industry’s considerable contributions to national economy are a known fact. For this reason, developed and developing countries have attached great impotance to tourism”.           As many industries, tourism industry has...