The chapter explores destination ecosystem services in a post-pandemic context. The literature on ecosystem services as it applies to tourism is reviewed and an analysis of the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on the industry is discussed. A multi-method approach to data collection including literature review, observation and case study analysis results in an all-inclusive tourism ecosystem bubble is being proposed. The consumption of this resort context by the leisure-casual consumer is presented as a sustainable option. Thus, the chapter subsequently reviews ecosystem services theory in its application of measures and recommendations that develop sustainability in tourism destinations.
|Title of host publication||In Gowreesunkar, V, Maingi S et al (Ed). In Management of Tourism Ecosystem Services in a Post Pandemic Context Global Perspectives|
|Editors||Vanessaa G. B. Gowreesunkar, Shem Wambugu Maingi, Felix Lamech Mogambi Ming'ate|
|Place of Publication||London|
|Number of pages||15|
|Publication status||Published - 30 Sept 2022|