This research focuses on the economic, social, and environmental impacts of tourism on residents’ quality of life in Van province in Turkey. Because of its positive economic impacts on the local community, residents’ expectations of tourism industry are high. In order to determine the impacts of tourism on quality of life in Van, a survey was conducted using a sample of 351 residents. The findings show a relationship between the impacts of tourism and the local residents’ material and cultural wellbeing, and indicate that economic and cultural influences of tourism have a positive impact on the material and cultural wellbeing of local residents.
|Name||Proceedings of the 2016 International Conference on Hospitality, Leisure, Sports, and Tourism - Summer Session|
|Conference||2016 International Conference on Hospitality, Leisure, Sports, and Tourism|
|Period||12/07/16 → 14/07/16|
- Quality of life
- impacts of tourism