Title

The Antarctic Cruise Industry

Document Type

Book Chapter

Publisher

CABI

Faculty

Business and Law

School

Marketing, Tourism and Leisure

RAS ID

5140

Comments

This chapter was originally published as: Dowling, R. K., & Bauer, T. (2006). The Antarctic Cruise Industry. In Ross K. Dowling (Ed.), Cruise Ship Tourism (pp. 195-205). Wallingford, Oxfordshire: CABI. Original book available here

Abstract

This chapter outlines the growth of cruise tourism in Antarctica. It describes the highly concentrated spatial distribution of Antarctic tourism, examines the background of Antarctic cruise tourists, and discusses the environmental impacts of Antarctic tourism