Yangshuo Paddy Fields


Downtown Yangshuo

& Program

Yangshuo Bamboo Boats

Pre-Conference Field Trip

Yangshuo River Scene

Travel Information

Yangshuo B and B

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Forthcoming Conferences

Sustainable and Alternative Tourism
An International Conference
Yangshuo (Guilin), China - 11 to 13 July 2009



Program Summary:

  • July 10 (Fri): Arrival in Yangshuo, hotel checkin
  • July 11 (Sat): Keynote speeches at the Conference Hotel in Yangshuo, followed by parallel paper sessions; Banquet in evening
  • July 12 (Sun): Conference Field Trip (destinations TBA)
  • July 13 (Mon): Parallel paper sessions at the Guilin Tourism College; Li River performace in evening

THIS WEBSITE IS FOR PARTICIPANTS RESIDING OUTSIDE CHINA, AS WELL AS FOREIGN PARTICIPANTS RESIDING IN CHINA, AND NON-CHINESE CITIZENS RESIDEING IN CHINA. - Chinese citizens residing in China should contact the Conference Secretariat for registration information: Center for Tourism Research and Planning, Zhongshan (Sun Yat-Sen) University, Guangzhou, China


  • A post-conference proceedings book is planned of selected papers for the conference. All participants are welcome to submit papers for the book. Completed papers should be emailed to the conference organizers immediately after the conference. The book editors will make final decisions on which papers to accept. The book will be published in China and may not be available for up to two years following the conference.

    • Please format papers for consideration in the book at 1.5 line spacing, 1 inch or 2.5cm margins, APA or other widely accepted referencing. No abstract is needed. Include a biographical note and full contact information for all of the authors. Papers must not have been previously published or under copyright restrictions.

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