Contemporary tourism heritage as heritage tourism: Evidence from Las Vegas and Gold Coast

Material TypeArticleLanguageEnglish
TitleContemporary tourism heritage as heritage tourism: Evidence from Las Vegas and Gold Coast Author(S)David B Weaver (Author)
Abstract  Four categories of contemporary tourism heritage were identified in this exploratory study of Las Vegas (Nevada, USA) and Gold Coast (Queensland, Australia) based on location, originality and scale: (1) in situ representations that memorialize tourism and related phenomena through plaques, statues and/or festivals, (2) ex situ original items displayed and interpreted in museums ...Paginationp249–267
SubjectEconomicsDescriptorsTourism
Journal TitleAnnals of Tourism Research  
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