"Weekend tourism" - a tourism product aimed at customers living and working in big cities in Vietnam (Case study of Binh Duong Province)

  • Xuan Thi Hong Phan HCMUSSH, VNU - HCM
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Keywords: weekend tourism, Binh Duong province, Vietnam, urban


To implement this article, we have chosen the research area of ​​Binh Duong (bordering Ho Chi Minh City, with a history of over 300 years of development, with 11 years of operating the type of weekend tourism from 2008 to present); have used some research methods in social sciences, particularly ethnographic fieldwork such as strategic interview, comparing and analyzing data gathered from multiple sources. The article consists of 3 parts:

(1) The concept of "Weekend tourism" and specific products

(2) Identify key factors affecting the exploitation of the "weekend tourism" type in Binh Duong

(3) A number of measures to contribute to the development of "weekend tourism" in the context of international integration.


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