The development of agro-tourism in the Northeastern Macedonia - From hospitality to tourist activities

Angelkova, Tanja and Dzordzevic Milosevic, Suzana and Ristova, Cvetanka (2018) The development of agro-tourism in the Northeastern Macedonia - From hospitality to tourist activities. LAP - Lambert Academic Publishing, Germany . ISBN 978-613-9-85004-4

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Abstract

The aim of this paper is how and in what way to stimulate and activate the villagers bordering areas of Northeastern Macedonia, in order to revive the country for sustainable rural tourism. It is emphasized that tourism can greatly improve the lives of people who live in those areas. When it comes to rural households, often ignored is the fact that many of them in addition to dealing with agriculture and other complementary activities, such as forestry, handicraft processing, services and even tourism. This is especially important for small farms, which are not able to achieve a high enough income with just dealing with agricultural activity, and their education should include these additional activities. With traditional manufacturing and food preparation, equal and rural tourism activity should be included as a supplementary activity and in the restoration of these villages and the overall development of rural areas. When agriculture and tourism are connected, the number of young people not leaving the rural areas would be growing, and the ones already there would rearrange their homes for accommodating tourists. Tourism can be considered as the most appropriate activity that will contribute to the increase of various economic activities in these areas.

Item Type: Book
Subjects: Social Sciences > Other social sciences
Divisions: Faculty of Tourism and Business Logistics
Depositing User: Tanja Angelkova
Date Deposited: 13 Jul 2018 09:11
Last Modified: 19 Dec 2018 09:12
URI: http://eprints.ugd.edu.mk/id/eprint/20190

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