The mecca of golf: St Andrews, Scotland

R. Butler, Thomas Hich (Editor), James Higham (Editor)

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    Abstract

    Sport and tourism are global social and economic phenomena that increasingly demonstrate a convergence of business, planning and management interests. The unique qualities of sport as a tourist attraction are presented and discussed theoretically. This chapter focuses on what is often called the mecca of golf: St Andrews, Scotland.
    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationSport Tourism Development
    Publication statusPublished - 2001

    Publication series

    NameAspects of Tourism
    PublisherChannel View

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    Golf
    Scotland
    Tourism
    Economics
    Business management
    Business planning
    Tourist attractions

    Keywords

    • sports tourism
    • tourism
    • St Andrews
    • golf
    • Scotland

    Cite this

    Butler, R., Hich, T. (Ed.), & Higham, J. (Ed.) (2001). The mecca of golf: St Andrews, Scotland. In Sport Tourism Development (Aspects of Tourism).
    Butler, R. ; Hich, Thomas (Editor) ; Higham, James (Editor). / The mecca of golf: St Andrews, Scotland. Sport Tourism Development. 2001. (Aspects of Tourism).
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    Sport Tourism Development. 2001. (Aspects of Tourism).

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