Tourism is one of the main sectors in Bulgaria with a total share of 12% of the GDP of the country. In 2016 the tourism budget is about 6 mln euros, which is 0.5% of the whole budget. Tourism, like every human activity, affects the environment. Tourism influences and is influenced by it. So, the interrelationship between tourism and the environment is complex and constantly transformed. In light of these considerations, a research study has been conducted in order to calculate the carbon footprint of typical 4-star hotels in the region of Varna. The choice of the calculation of the carbon footprint has been made because it represents an important environmental certificate useful for green marketing strategies.

CIRCULAR ECONOMY AND ITS IMPLEMENTATION IN BULGARIAN TOURISM

T, Gallucci;Lagioia, G
2018

Abstract

Tourism is one of the main sectors in Bulgaria with a total share of 12% of the GDP of the country. In 2016 the tourism budget is about 6 mln euros, which is 0.5% of the whole budget. Tourism, like every human activity, affects the environment. Tourism influences and is influenced by it. So, the interrelationship between tourism and the environment is complex and constantly transformed. In light of these considerations, a research study has been conducted in order to calculate the carbon footprint of typical 4-star hotels in the region of Varna. The choice of the calculation of the carbon footprint has been made because it represents an important environmental certificate useful for green marketing strategies.
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