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ATLAS Congress Tourism Transformations
Special track name: "Managing congestion in urban spaces"
  Next ATLAS Annual Congress (Association for the teaching and research of tourism and free time) takes place on September 17th - 20th in Girona, its topic is "Tourism Transformations". In the congress, the MINECO project will address the ...
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Periods of highest tourist concentration in "Temps de Flors" 2018
From May 12 to 20, 2018, during the exhibition of "Temps de Flors" in the Plaza de la Catedral in Girona, a series of photographs were taken with the time-lapse technique between 10am and 8pm for 4 days. The total number of photos per day was 12,021 ...
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Participation of Dr. Galí in a round table on Tourism Image
Last Monday, March 25, Dr. Núria Galí participated in a round table on “The tourist imaginary, the construction and communication of the image of destinations”, with the anthropologist Nelson Graburn (University of ...
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Article Published: Tourists' space–time behavior in heritage places: Comparing guided and nonguided visitors
The paper recently published analyze the spatio-temporal behavior of tourists guided in heritage sites and compares the results with the behavior of nonguided tourists in the historic city of Girona (Spain).     In the tab of ...
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The study during Temps de Flors
From 12th to 20th of May, Girona has been filled with colors with the festival "Temps de Flors". For four days of this period (2 on weekends and 2 on weekdays), in the Cathedral Square, visitors were surveyed about the perception of congestion and, ...
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Time-Lapse Video
Time-Lapse Video at Plaça de la Catedral, in Girona, showing tourist behaviour.
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Project presentation at UNESCO Chair
On December 6th, 2017, the 8th Seminar of the UNESCO Chair "Culture, Tourism and Development" was held in Paris, under the title "Tourism and Technologies of Information". Dr. Núria Galí presented the project with a paper entitled ...
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Radio interview to Núria Galí
On September 7th, 2017 Núria Galí was interviewed at FeM Girona Radio to give details of the project. You can listen to the interview in the section "No tanquem per vacances", from minute 37.
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The project on "El Punt Avui" newspaper
Article available on "El Punt Avui" newspaper, (August 25th, 2017) about the development of the project in Girona and Empúries.
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Flying up Empúries
This week, the first of three dron flights in the ruins of Ampurias is being held to study the tourist congestion in the archaeological site. The flight will last for one hour, and images will be captured every 5 seconds, with a total of ...
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Time Lapse captation for the study
Today, August 5th, begins the caption of images from the building of the Pia Almoina, located in the Cathedral square, in Girona. The Catalan Institute for Research in Cultural Heritage (ICRPC) lend its offices for the placement of cameras with Time ...
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Study using drones
Last July 27 we met in the ruins of Empúries to request permission to fly over the area with drones. The field work in the arqueological area will be held three days distributed over three weeks of August.  
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Beginning of project field work
The field work for the project will begin the next few days. For the moment, on July 20 we met to request the placement of the cameras Time Lapse in the square of the Cathedral of Girona, in collaboration with the Catalan Institute for Research in ...
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Presentation in Valencia
Dr. Marcelo Royo, member of our research group for the MINECO project, presented the communications "Influence of the image on the behaviour of tourists in monumental cities" and "Management of tourism experience in congested urban tourist areas", ...
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CIT2015 International Congress on Tourism
ISCET, Higher Institute of Business and Tourism, located in Porto, Portugal, is organizing CIT2015, the 5th edition of the International Congress on Tourism. The main theme is “The sea and tourism” and our website ...
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Royal Geographical Society Annual Conference
University of Exeter, 1st to 4th September 2015
Call for papers - Travel after retirement: developing critical perspectives   Royal Geographical Society (with IBG) Annual International Conference 2015. University of Exeter, 1st-4th September 2015   Session convenors: Julia ...
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Conference on Tourism Culinary and Wine
Vienna from 21 to 23 October 2015
The Tourism Management Institute of the University of Applied Sciences in Vienna in Austria, welcomes Culinary and Wine Tourism Conference in collaboration with the German Association of DGT Tourism Research and the University of Applied Sciences ...
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TADCH Conference Birmingham (UK)
13-16 July, 2015
Normal 0 21 The University of Birmingham’s Ironbridge International Institute for Cultural Heritage (IIICH) and the University of Illinois’ Collaborative for Cultural Heritage Management and Policy (CHAMP) are delighted ...
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New interviews with researchers of the project "The City indiscreet"
On November 13 in Girona TV aired an interview with Dr. Núria Galí to explain the project "La Ciudad indiscreta" and the results obtained. The link to the video is: ...
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Girona, tourism more than ever
This is the title of the article published in El Punt-Avui dated on November 9, where a summary of the main findings of the research project "The City indiscreet is presented."Further information: ...
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The News of TV3 presents a documentary about the project "La Ciudad indiscreta"
On November 3 the TN Counties opened with some of the results of the project "La Ciudad indiscreta", in which PhD. Núria Galí is interviewed on the faculty of the School of Tourism in the Old Town of Girona.The link to the news is: Normal ...
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First publications about the project "The City Indiscreet" in the Media.
On 24 October at the "Diari de Girona" can read this post on the website, where Dr. Núria Galí explains some of the results of the project "La Ciudad Indiscreta" in the GIR180 conference held at the Congress Palace of Girona. Further information: ...
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Interviews with Phd Núria Galí about the project and the results obtained
On October 20 presented at Conferences and Workshops GIR180, held in the Palacio de Congresos de Girona, under the title "The new cultural tourism", the first results of the study conducted by the Laboratory for Multidisciplinary Research in ...
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Friday October 17, 2014 Workshop about project's results of "La ciudad indiscreta"
On October 17 the results of the project "Rear city", funded by the Ministry of Economy, with the presence of local authorities, will be presented in the auditorium of the Congress Palace of Girona.
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2014 ANNUAL CONFERENCE CO-CREATION IN TOURISM TEACHING AND LEARNING
4th-5th December 2014, The Royal Society of Edinburgh
Normal 0 21 Web:  http://www.athe.org.uk/conference/ (hosted by Edinburgh Napier University) This year, our theme is co-creation in tourism teaching and learning. This theme picks up on aspects such as how courses ...
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1st winner of the weekend in Girona
Ms. Marta Jordana Escribà is the person who won the weekend in Girona, thanks to having participated in the study and had brought a GPS.
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Innovations in Tourism Research and Management in a Rapidly Changing World
15 and 16 September 2014 Leuven, Belgium
Normal 0 21 First Announcement and Preliminary Call for Papers   The Tourism Section of the Division of Geography of the KU Leuven is organizing an international conference with the title “Innovations in Tourism ...
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TOURISM AND GASTRONOMY HERITAGE: FOODSCAPES, GASTROREGIONS AND GASTRONOMY TOURISM - 3rd UNESCO UNITWIN Network Culture, Tourism and Development –
Barcelona, Catalonia/Spain, 16-20 June 2014.
Organized by UNESCO Chair Culture, Tourism, Development and its UNITWIN Network, IREST - Université de Paris 1 Panthéón Sorbonne & Universitat de Barcelona With the support of Generalitat - Catalonia Government, Barcelona Tourism Board and ...
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International Conference GENTOUR 2014
University of Aveiro (Portugal), from May 7th to 10th 2014
Dear colleagues, The Organising Committee of the International Conference GENTOUR 2014 is now preparing the second edition of this International Conference. We have the pleasure to announce that contributions – abstracts, both for papers and ...
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International Conference on Tourism Milestones
Preparing for Tomorrow , 31 March - 2 April 2014, Skyline University College, UAE
The Skyline University College is organizing an International Conference on Tourism Milestones – Preparing for tomorrow (ICTM@2014), during the last week of March 2014 (31st March to 2nd April) at its campus in the University City of ...
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Interception Surveys Study completed
Another part of the study has been to make surveys to intercept tourists before, during and after the tour, to see how the city's image was modified.In total, during the 2013 we have been made 260 interception surveys before the visit (intercepted ...
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Closed the monitoring process with 1367 tracks.
The monitoring process to tourists is closed with 1367 reached tracks.
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INTERNATIONAL ANTALYA HOSPITALITY, TOURISM AND TRAVEL RESEARCH CONFERENCE
December 9-12, 2014, Porto Bello Hotel, Antalya, Turkey
Normal 0 21 We are pleased to announce the International Antalya Hospitality, Tourism andTravel Research Conference that will be held in Porto Bello Hotel, Antalya, Turkeybetween December 9 and December 12, 2014. The ...
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RGS-IBG Annual International Conference
Sacred Space, Pilgrimage, and Tourism, London, Tuesday 26 to Friday 29 August 2014
Normal 0 21 Theme:                              Geographies of co-production Conference chair:             Wendy Larner (University of Bristol)     Session sponsored by:       Geographies of Leisure and ...
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Merry Christmas!
The team of "La ciudad indiscreta" wishes you a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!
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3rd International Conference UNITWIN UNESCO Chair “Culture, Tourism, Development”
Barcelona (Catalonia, Spain), June 16-20th 2014
Tourism and Gastronomy heritage: Foodscapes, Cuisine and Gastronomy Tourism Destinations Normal 0 21 false false false CA X-NONE X-NONE ...
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5th European Congress of Industrial Tourism
Ferrol (A Coruna ) 17 to 18 and June 19, 2014
The Provincial Council dedicates its efforts to promote Industrial Tourism in the City of Ferrol. The city appears to host the 5th EUROPEAN CONGRESS OF INDUSTRIAL TOURISM ( 17-18-19-20 June 2014 ) and opens its doors to all those ...
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7th World Conference for Graduate Research in Tourism, Hospitality and Leisure.
3-8 June 2014, Istambul, Turkey.
Further to the success of its earlier series, this conference will be held in Istanbul, the tourism capital of Turkey, once again hosted by the journal Anatolia. The aim of the conference is to provide a forum for research ...
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The service Geographic Information Systems and Remote Sensing (SIGTE) Girona University collaborates with the project "The City Indiscreet".
TIG tools for analyzing the behavior of tourists in the city of Girona.
SIGTE explains in his blog the methodology carried out in the framework of a study to analyze the behavior of tourists in the city of Girona. The aim of the study was to know the most busy roads and the most visited city zones by ...
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1.000 Tracks !!
Normal 0 21 Last septembre we have reached the figure of 1.000 tracks recorded for the project "The City Indiscreet", so the study objectives are accomplished as planned.
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XVIII ISA World Congress in Yokohama in mid-July 2014
The Research Committee on International Tourism (RC 50) of the International Sociological Association (ISA)
 The Research Committee on International Tourism (RC 50) of the International Sociological Association (ISA) will organise a series of sessions devoted to different fields of empirical and theoretical studies in travel and tourism at the XVIII ISA ...
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Inaugural Australasian Tourism, Leisure, Sport and Hospitality Postgraduate Research Symposium
2nd & 3rd December 2013 Sydney (Australia)
Normal 0 21 A multi-disciplinary symposium for postgraduate research students (recent graduates are also cordially invited) in tourism, leisure, sport and hospitality. The aim of the symposium is to allow students to ...
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First Monitoring Report (March-June 2013)
This document is a report on the monitoring of the routes and the amount of tracks collected during the first months of project development, from its beginning, from March to June 2013.
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500 Tracks !!
On Monday June 24 we have reached the figure of 500 tracks recorded for the project "The City Indiscreet", so the study objectives are accomplished as planned.
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"La Ciudad Indiscreta" TV3 (Catalonia Television)
Region's Newscast (Girona newscast 5/27/2013)
Normal 0 21 During the broadcast of the "newscast regions", corresponding to Girona, Monday 27 May 2013, the project "La Ciudad Indiscreet" Multidisciplinary Laboratory on Tourism Research (LMRT), returned to the ...
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ATHE Annual Conference 2013
5-6th December, Canterbury Cathedral Lodge (hosted by Canterbury Christ Church University)
Normal 0 21 CELEBRATING 20 YEARS OF ATHE: THE FUTURE OF TOURISM IN HIGHER EDUCATION Normal 0 21 This year we are celebrating ATHE’s 20th birthday so we will look back at Tourism’s development in Higher ...
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Call for papers at the XVIII ISA World Congress of Sociology
Festivals and Cultural Tourism (Yokohama 13- – 19 July 2014)
Normal 0 21 Festivals and special events attract both domestic and international tourists all over the world. A case in point is traditional festivals in Japan, that long have been attractive to tourists and ...
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43rd EUROPEAN MARKETING ACADEMY CONFERENCE (EMAC)
“Paradigm Shifts and Interactions” June 3-6, 2014, Valencia, Spain
Normal 0 21 The Department of Marketing of the University of Valencia is pleased to announce that it will be hosting and organizing the 43 rd  European Marketing Academy Conference ,  in June ...
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Global Conference on Business, Economics, Management and Tourism
26-28 October 2013, University of Barcelona (Barcelona – Spain)
Normal 0 21 All accepted papers of the conference will be published in Procedia-Social and Behavioral Journal (ISSN: 1877-0428) by ELSEVIER and will be indexed ScienceDirect, Scopus, and Thomson Reuters Conference ...
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International Congress on Tourism for all
Ávila, Spain from 26 to 28 June 2013
Normal 0 21 Fundación ONCE is been working since it was created to achieve full social inclusion of people with disabilities, giving effect to the principle of equal opportunity and nondiscrimination.   We organize ...
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International Conference Porto as a Tourist Destination: City Tourism
Conference 26th to 28th September 2013 Porto, Portugal
Normal 0 21 The city of Porto is increasingly becoming a consolidated tourism destination. The city that in 2012 was elected by the European Consumers Choice as the Best European Destination 2012 and whose tourism ...
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The Production and Consumption of the Pilgrimage Tourism Experience
Religious Tourism and Pilgrimage 5th Expert Conference (26-28 June, 2013, Malta)
Normal 0 21 The ATLAS Religious Tourism Special Interest Group has been invited by the Institute of Tourism Studies , Malta to organise the above conference. The aim of the conference is to provide both empirical and personal ...
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CFPs RGS-IBG London August 2013 Gender and Spaces of Empowerment in Tourism
Normal 0 21 Gender permeates the everyday (Wilson and Ypeij, 2012) and hence, also forms part of tourism practice that takes place primarily in the public realm of social life (Tucker and Boonabaana, 2012). The ...
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2nd CFP: Tourism, Leisure and the Natural Frontier-engaging with political ecology
RGS-IBG Annual International Conference, London, 28-30 August 2013
Normal 0 21 Tourism and leisure are often dependent on natural landscapes, yet tourism scholars have thus far largely ignored political ecology as an extenuation of political economy. Since the contribution by Stonich (1998) ...
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9th Annual International Conference on Tourism, 10-13 June 2013, Athens, Greece
Normal 0 21 The Tourism Research Unit of the Athens Institute for Education and Research (ATINER) organizes its 9th Annual International Conference on Tourism, 10-13 June 2013, Athens, Greece. For programs of previous ...
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SHARING CULTURES 2013 3rd International Conference on Intangible Heritage
July 24-26, 2013 * Aveiro * Portugal
Normal 0 21 Sharing Cultures 2013 - 3rd International Conference on Intangible Heritage follows the path established by the previous Conference on Intangible Heritage (Sharing Cultures 2009 and 2011) and aims at pushing ...
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Workshop stream for the ATLAS Annual Conference (Malta -November 2013)
Normal 0 21 The ATLAS Events Group and the ATLAS Cultural Tourism Group are organising a workshop stream at the forthcoming ATLAS Annual Conference in Malta in November 2013 on the theme of Monitoring and Evaluating ...
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Finished the first 80 tracks
In late March, achieved the goal of achieving the eighty first tracks of tourists in the city of Girona. We proceeded to the discharge of the information for further processing.
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The project "La ciudad indiscreta" in the Media
The public presentation of MINECO project, "La ciudad Indiscreta", has had an important echo in the national media: Normal 0 21 La Vanguardia 1 La Vanguadria 2 La Vanguardia 3   Diari de Girona   El Punt ...
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Press conference for the presentation of the project in Girona
Dr. Nuria Galí presents, today 1 March, at a press conference together with the town council of Girona the project "The influence of the image in the behavior of visitors to the Old Quarter of Girona", which will start in the coming days and in ...
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MICINN Project Presentation on Television of Catalonia
On February 7 have been presented the project "The City Indiscreet" on public television of Catalonia (TV3) funded by Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness.
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Results presentation of pre-test of 60 follow-ups with GPS in the Boí Valley
Dr. Donaire, a member of the project, made a public presentation among tourism stakeholders of the Boi Valley with the main results of 60 follow-ups with GPS tourists. Highlights include information such as the time average stay in the Valley, ...
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Start of image perception surveys of Girona
On January 26 we began surveys perception of the image of the city of Girona. We poll of the old city tourists a priori (before ela visit), in situ (during the visit) and a posteriori (end of the visit). The surveys were distributed temporarily for ...
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UdG’s Eco Tourism Presentation
LMRT belongs to the e-MTA as a member with active research lines.
Last Friday December 14th was the presentation in the Auditorium of Girona of the UdG’s Tourism Ecosystem where LMRT fits that participates actively in various advanced research lines. The Eco Tourist arises campus ...
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Conference "Living Heritage"
Lives Cultural Heritage Research
During this week the Catalan Institute of Cultural Heritage Research organized the conference "Living Heritage! Lives cultural heritage research".This is a conference to promote educational cultural heritage research between a non-specialist ...
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Signed an agreement with Girona's City Hall and the University to perform the study of the city
First Agreement signed with Girona
The Mayor of Girona and Girona University have signed an agreement to conduct the study in the city of Girona in 2003.
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Dr. Noam Shoval visit the Tourism Faculty of the University of Girona and is actively involved in various research activities in tourism.
Dr. Noam Shoval visited INSETUR
From 9 to 20 July, Dr. Noam Shoval of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, visited the School of Tourism at the University of Girona in order to participate in the seminar Dr. John Urry "Mobilities and Futures". While it has made some presentations ...
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John Urry - Mobility and Future and The influence of the behavioral image of the tourist in monumental cities.
John Urry Seminar "Mobility and Future"
The members of the project went from 9 to 13 July 2012 at the seminar "Mobility and Future" held at the University of Girona which was given by the visiting professor John Urry, Lancaster University. John Urry is a sociologist and is well known for ...
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Second Workshop
On Friday 20 July, the second Workshop was held, talking about the following topics:     1 Literature review and theoretical studies and empirical picture, trackings and use of space and urban tourism.     2 Establishment of the theoretical and ...
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First Workshop
The first workshop was held on June 20 with the following agenda items: 1. General Outline of the Work. 2. Work calendar and task distribution. 3. Topics aid project. 4. Any other questions.
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HIGHLIGHTS
ATLAS Congress Tourism Transformations
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Periods of highest tourist concentration in "Temps de Flors" 2018
Periods of highest tourist concentration in "Temps de Flors" 2018
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Article Published: Tourists' space–time behavior in heritage places: Comparing guided and nonguided visitors
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Participation of Dr. Galí in a round table on Tourism Image
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Project presentation at UNESCO Chair
Project presentation at UNESCO Chair
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Radio interview to Núria Galí
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Beginning of project field work
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New interviews with researchers of the project "The City indiscreet"
New interviews with researchers of the project "The City indiscreet"
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Girona, tourism more than ever
Girona, tourism more than ever
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The News of TV3 presents a documentary about the project "La Ciudad indiscreta"
The News of TV3 presents a documentary about the project "La Ciudad indiscreta"
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First publications about the project "The City Indiscreet" in the Media.
First publications about the project "The City Indiscreet" in the Media.
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Interviews with Phd Núria Galí about the project and the results obtained
Interviews with Phd Núria Galí about the project and the results obtained
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Friday October 17, 2014 Workshop about project's results of "La ciudad indiscreta"
Friday October 17, 2014 Workshop about project's results of "La ciudad indiscreta"
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Interception Surveys Study completed
Interception Surveys Study completed
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Closed the monitoring process with 1367 tracks.
Closed the monitoring process with 1367 tracks.
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Merry Christmas!
Merry Christmas!
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The service Geographic Information Systems and Remote Sensing (SIGTE) Girona University collaborates with the project "The City Indiscreet".
The service Geographic Information Systems and Remote Sensing (SIGTE) Girona University collaborates with the project "The City Indiscreet".
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1.000 Tracks !!
1.000 Tracks !!
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First Monitoring Report (March-June 2013)
First Monitoring Report (March-June 2013)
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500 Tracks !!
500 Tracks !!
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Finished the first 80 tracks
Finished the first 80 tracks
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The project "La ciudad indiscreta" in the Media
The project "La ciudad indiscreta" in the Media
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Press conference for the presentation of the project in Girona
Press conference for the presentation of the project in Girona
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Start of image perception surveys of Girona
Start of image perception surveys of Girona
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UdG’s Eco Tourism Presentation
UdG’s Eco Tourism Presentation
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Conference "Living Heritage"
Conference "Living Heritage"
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Signed an agreement with Girona's City Hall and the University to perform the study of the city
Signed an agreement with Girona's City Hall and the University to perform the study of the city
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Dr. Noam Shoval visit the Tourism Faculty of the University of Girona and is actively involved in various research activities in tourism.
Dr. Noam Shoval visit the Tourism Faculty of the University of Girona and is actively involved in various research activities in tourism.
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John Urry - Mobility and Future  and  The influence of the behavioral image of the tourist in monumental cities.
John Urry - Mobility and Future and The influence of the behavioral image of the tourist in monumental cities.
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