Volume 17, 1st edition – Asia-Pacific Squares Up to the Adventure Tourism Challenge

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Adventurous travels have many different meanings. Sometimes it can be surfing, hiking and biking – which can be categorized as soft adventure – or the more extreme versions such as scuba diving and wild water rafting. Either way, there is still a trend in this niche market nowadays with many different destinations that offer those who are seeking for it. Asia Pacific is on the rise when it comes to adventurous travels, but can it go hand-in-hand with other trends such as sustainability?

In this edition of Issues & Trends the adventurous tourism and the pros and cons of it will be explained by using a variety of graphs and case studies surrounding this subject.