Bogdan Włodarczyk, Institute of Urban and Tourism Geography, University of Lodz, Poland
Andrzej Matczak, Sławoj Tanaś
Justyna Mokras-Grabowska, Tomasz Napierała
Wiesław Alejziak – University of Physical Education in Krakow, Poland
Anna Aleksandrova – Lomonosov Moscow State University, Russia
Carlos Costa – University of Aveiro, Portugalia
Lydia Coudroy de Lille – Lumière University Lyon 2, France
Daniela Dumbraveanu – University of Buchurest, Romania
Grzegorz Gołembski – Poznan University of Economics and Business, Poland
Antoni Jackowski – Jagiellonian University in Krakow, Poland
Myriam Jansen-Verbeke – Catholic University of Leuven, Belgium
Andrzej Kowalczyk – University of Warsaw, Poland
Włodzimierz Kurek – Jagiellonian University in Krakow, Poland
Wasyl Kyfiak – Chernivtsi Trade and Economics Institute of KNTEU, Ukraine
Robert Maitland – University of Westminster, Great Britain
Yoel Mansfeld – University of Haifa, Israel
Beata Meyer – University of Szczecin, Poland
Mirosław Mika – Jagiellonian University in Kraków, Poland
Jayne Rogerson – University of Johannesburg, RPA
Even Tjørve – Høgskolen Innlandet, Lillehammer, Norge
Philippe Violier – Universite d’Angers, France
Jiří Vystoupil – Masaryk University in Brno, Czech Republic
Piotr Zmyślony – Poznań University of Economics and Business, Poland
Institute of Urban and Tourism Geography, University of Lodz, Poland
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Creative and artistic recreation and a creative approach to recreation organization: a case study of WI-MA Creative Industries Establishments (Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2018)Artistic recreation has been described in the literature for many years as one of its types. However, research into its meaning, or even motivation, is rarely undertaken. The author attempts to confront existing definitions ...
(Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2018)In recent years, the popularity of outdoor gyms has been growing. They are built in urban parks, in neighbourhoods (housing estates), at school sports grounds. Recently more and more outdoor gyms are increasingly being ...
(Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2018)In the situation of insufficient subsidies for the substantive activities of museums, primarily the ones funded by the local governments, as well as low attendance of visitors, not really interested in the traditional offer ...
(Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2018)Hiking, downhill skiing and snowboarding are among the most popular forms of active tourism in mountainous areas. Their popularity and their mass scale do not only result from the presence of the appropriate landscape, but ...
(Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2018)The purpose of the present paper is to attempt to identify relations between the changing perception of leisure and the creation of tourism and recreational spaces in urban areas. The authors focus in particular on changes ...
(Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2018)The purpose of the article is to find modern approaches for calculating the quantity of given characteristic features and accompanying tourist services and goods purchased by tourists, to determine the number of tourists ...
(Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2018)Riverside areas have substantial recreational and tourist assets, but their potential in the settlements of Wielkopolska is underused due to difficult access to the river and the poor development of the embankments. The ...
Selfie at a museum: Defining a paradigm for an analysis of taking (self-portrait) photographs at museum exhibitions (Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2018)Due to the development of social media, posting one's photos is becoming increasingly popular; they often take the form of, so called, ‘selfie’. The phenomenon of photographing oneself has also occurred in cultural ...
(De Gruyter Open, 2018-03-01)In recent years the Stołowe Mountains National Park has become an increasingly popular destination for the purposes of mountain tourism. Such tourism takes different forms throughout the year, but the most common is hiking. ...
The Evolution of Programs and Teaching Methods for Tourism and Leisure Economics: The University of Physical Education in Krakow (De Gruyter Open, 2018-03-01)The aim of the article is to answer the question: what can non-economic universities do to improve their curricula for economic modules and methods of implementation? Literature review, participant observation and descriptive ...
(De Gruyter Open, 2018-03-01)The aim of the study is to determine the intensity of exercise during amateur running competitions taking place in the Sudeten Mountains, based on results of measurements of energy expenditure. The study covered those ...
(De Gruyter Open, 2018-03-01)Staying in social groups is inseparably connected with the process of socialization and upbringing. Educational environments play a significant role in shaping human attitudes, including those towards tourist activity. ...
(De Gruyter Open, 2018-03-01)This article indicates optimal local, social, economic and geographical relationships contributing to the effective implementation of hotel investment as a part of rural area revitalisation. This will be undertaken through ...
(De Gruyter Open, 2018-03-01)The author’s aim is to identify changes in the rate, intensity and direction of hotel development, as well as their number, type and capacity of in Poland, by category and province in 1990-2015. The objective is to define ...
(De Gruyter Open, 2018-03-01)The aim of the article is to present the factors which affect the choice of place of recreation, as well as indicate the preferred forms of physical activity taken up there. The authors also discussed the relationship ...
(De Gruyter Open, 2018-03-01)The purpose of the research was to learn whether pro-ecological policies are important to guests staying at hotels. It is based on a survey of 274 guests staying at 23 hotels in Poland. Research has shown that 32.1% of ...
(De Gruyter Open, 2018-03-01)The article presents the development of Łódź murals in the 21st c. and the opinions of the participants of tours organized in 2014 by the Urban Forms Gallery. Their objectives include saturating the urban fabric with street ...
(De Gruyter Open, 2018-03-01)Towns are tourist destinations because of their material heritage, cultural events as well as a wide range of other attractions. A special role in contemporary tourism development is played by historic towns that offer ...
(De Gruyter Open, 2018-03-01)The aim of the article is to assess the role of degraded landscapes in tourism. The authors try to answer questions about the contexts in which such landscapes may be found in relation to those complex phenomena concerning ...
Evaluation of the Quality of Tourist Packages in Tunisia by Polish Tourists: A Case Study Using the SERVPERF Method (De Gruyter Open, 2018-03-01)Polish tourists who decide to spend a holiday in various countries can be classified as ‘institutionalised’ tourists. They mostly choose tourist packages proposed by tour operators and their quality is one of the determinants ...