Resources Data Journal
Online ISSN : 2758-1438
Classification and regional distribution characteristics of tourism resources in Japan
Miyuki Yanagi
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2022 Volume 1 Pages 24-30


Tourism resources are the material and non-material carriers to attract tourists. Tourism resources are developmental and innovative, and they are the dynamic basis and source of the sustainable development of the tourism economy. The determination of tourism resources mainly depends on (1) the characteristics and plasticity of tourism resources, and (2) the changing trend of tourism market demand. This paper summarizes the classification and regional distribution characteristics of tourism resources in Japan. This paper has a certain academic value for further understanding the definition and cognition of Japanese tourism resources.

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