About Tourism and Hospitality


Tourism and Hospitality (ISSN: 2673-5768) is an international, peer-reviewed, open-access journal that serves as a forum for publishing scholarly papers that advance the broad fields of tourism and hospitality. Academics and professionals with a background in marketing, management science, politics and policy making, economics, geography, sociology, history, psychology, anthropology, events management, recreation, leisure, environmental management, and public administration will find the journal interesting.

The journal seeks to nurture the critical development of the domain of tourism and hospitality, to extend the frontiers of knowledge in the field, and to provide a global forum for the exchange of opinions and ideas.

The journal encourages the submission of applied and theoretical research papers, critical review papers, communication papers, and perspective papers, which analyze a current research topic of substantial contemporary interest in which the author's perspective sheds light on key findings. Comment, rejoinder, and reply papers are also welcomed.

Interdisciplinary approaches are especially welcome, as is the submission of papers that will be of relevance to industry and practitioners.


The scope of Tourism and Hospitality includes, but is not limited to, the following topics:

  • Consumer behavior and marketing;
  • Human resource management;
  • Smart, virtual, and digital innovations;
  • Branding and brand management;
  • Design, planning, and development;
  • Managing environmental, economic, and social impacts;
  • Market segmentation, targeting, and positioning;
  • Social responsibility, sustainability, and ethics;
  • Participatory, e-commerce, and sharing business models;
  • Operations management;
  • Training and staff development;
  • Strategic management and marketing;
  • Organizational behavior, values, and culture;
  • Networking, partnerships, and collaboration;
  • Gender and identity
  • Inclusion and accessibility;
  • Service, delivery, quality, and recovery;
  • Social media marketing and management;
  • Risk, safety, security, and crisis management;
  • Customer motivations, satisfaction, and intentions;
  • Tourism, health, and wellbeing;
  • Labor market;
  • Heritage;
  • Visiting friends and relatives;
  • Climate change.

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Book Reviews

Authors and publishers are encouraged to send review copies of their recent related books to the following address. Received books will be listed as Books Received within the journal's News & Announcements section.

St. Alban-Anlage 66
CH-4052 Basel

Copyright / Open Access

Articles published in Tourism and Hospitality will be Open-Access articles distributed under the terms and conditions of the Creative Commons Attribution License (CC BY). The copyright is retained by the author(s). MDPI will insert the following note at the end of the published text:

© 2024 by the authors; licensee MDPI, Basel, Switzerland. This article is an open access article distributed under the terms and conditions of the Creative Commons Attribution License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/).


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