Explaining the Residents’ Attitudes Towards Tourism Development in the Spanish Province of Huelva

  • Alfonso Vargas-Sánchez
  • Nuria Porras-Bueno
  • María de los Ángeles Plaza-Mejía


The development of the tourism industry in the province of Huelva, situated the extreme southwest of Spain, with a population of around half a million inhabitants, is a recent phenomenon but one that is beginning to impinge palpably on the physiognomy of the area and the way of life of the communities that are affected by the rapid growth of this economic activity.


Cultural Enrichment Tourism Industry Tourism Development Tourist Destination Spatial Factor 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Alfonso Vargas-Sánchez
    • 1
  • Nuria Porras-Bueno
    • 1
  • María de los Ángeles Plaza-Mejía
    • 1
  1. 1.GEIDETUR, Departamento de Dirección de Empresas y MarketingUniversity of HuelvaHuelvaSpain

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