The mecca of golf: St Andrews, Scotland

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

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    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

    Keywords

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

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