Country Analyses

Tourism is an increasing industry and “recent years have seen Travel & Tourism growing at a faster rate than both the wider economy and other significant sectors such as automotive, financial services and health care” (Scowsill 2015). However, mass tourism has brought certain negative impacts to the local community.

Fortunately, many local communities have been set up CBT models or initiatives, which are truly a viable solution for the development of their community and an alternative for mass tourism.

Below you can read the analyses made by our partners on the market characteristics and existing good practices of the region they operate in, that can serve as important source in the development of CBT initiatives in the communities.