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  • New holiday towns as Non-places: the case of Marina d'Or 

    Beltran, Lidia; Roca Cladera, Josep (International Forum on Urbanism / Escola Técnica Superior d'Arquitectura de Barcelona, 2012-01)
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    Since the start of tourism as rewarding and massive activity in the mid-nineteenth century, new tourist destinations have appeared to satisfy mass tourism. Among the different urban developments that have taken place so ...
  • The impact of tourism activity on the land consumption: the case of Catalonia 

    Romano Grullón, Ramona Yraida; Beltran, Lidia; Roca Cladera, Josep (International Forum on Urbanism / Escola Técnica Superior d'Arquitectura de Barcelona, 2012-01)
    Conference report
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    The Spanish Mediterranean coast has shown, since the rise of tourism as a major economic activity, being one of the geographic areas with higher growth dynamics of developed land. Proof of this is the high percentage of ...