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The developmental impacts of backpacker tourism in South Africa
South Africa has recorded considerable growth in tourism activity over the past decade. In the light of the vast range of economic sectors that gain from tourism development, the national government
Visible, yet unknown: Reflections on second-home development in South Africa
ConclusionThis paper has set out to plot some of the current trends and issues associated with second-home development in South Africa. It was argued that whilst second homes are not new to this
The State and New-build Gentrification in Central Cape Town, South Africa
The objective of this investigation is to assess the relevance and potential of current international trends in the study of gentrification in the contemporary South African urban context. Against
Gay men, tourism and urban space: Reflections on Africa's 'gay capital'
The advent of a post-apartheid dispensation triggered the large-scale expansion of the South African tourism system and promoted greater confidence in gay leisure space development. The general
Researching the South African tourism and development nexus
Under apartheid, tourism was essentially anti-developmental in focus and tourism research largely centred on the recreation of white South Africans. Since the 1994 democratic transition tourism has