Journal of Tourism & Hospitality

Journal of Tourism & Hospitality
Open Access

ISSN: 2167-0269

Oyinkansola Christiana Kevin-Israel

Erasmus Mundus Joint Degree in Tourism Development and Culture, School of Interdisciplinary Studies, University of Glasgow, Crichton Campus, Dumfries, Scotland, United Kingdom

  • Research Article   
    Evaluation of Impact of Tourism on the Quality of Life of the Host Community Resident in Idanre, Ondo State Nigeria
    Author(s): Moyosola Agboola*, Rafiat Omolara Olowo and Oyinkansola Christiana Kevin-Israel

    It has been observed that tourism enhances the growth of the economics of developing nations because the industry relies on natural and cultural resources to attract tourists. Tourism can facilitate the development of infrastructure to tourist destinations located in rural areas, which lack amenities, thereby enhancing the quality of life of the community and its residents. Previous studies across the world have highlighted the relationship between tourism, community development and resident satisfaction. In Nigeria, this relationship has not been widely investigated as a subject of tourism research. Therefore, the study investigates the tourism impact on the quality of life of the host community in Idanre. The study employed the use of case study research design using qualitative (interview) and quantitative (questionnaire) methods. The population of the study co.. View More»
    DOI: 10.35248/2167-0269.21.10.469

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