El turismo rural en teritorios periféricosel ejemplo de algunas comarcas del oeste castellano-leonés

  1. Plaza Gutiérrez, Juan Ignacio
Investigaciones Geográficas (España)

ISSN: 0213-4691 1989-9890

Year of publication: 2002

Issue: 27

Pages: 83-106

Type: Article

DOI: 10.14198/INGEO2002.27.10 DIALNET GOOGLE SCHOLAR lock_openDialnet editor

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This article makes a valuation of the processes and effects induced by a new and growing form of occupation of the space and of utilization of the middle in the peripheral and marginal zones, as is the "rural tourism". For this, after defining initially which are the references and positions that serve to him as context, is made a sectoral and territorial analysis more accurate. Taking as example the border regions of the province of Zamora, are noted which are the general dimensions that guide the tourist activity in the zone -emphasizing especially her situation "border", generating of singular initiatives-, are identified the resources in which is based the here developed rural tourism and are analyzed the realities and resulted in which is translated (from the visitor flows that are approached these spaces until the institutional supports and public and private financiers). It is made, finally, a balance in the one which, after indicating the conclusive ideas more outstanding, are noted the principal problems and the perspectives of evolution.