EKO NURSANTYDepartment of ArchitectureUniversity of 17 Agustus 1945 (UNTAG) Semarang, Indonesia.
The 11th International Symposium on Advanced Technology (ISAT-Special)Toward 2050 and Beyond Innovative Technology for Sustainable Societies.Tuesday, October 30, 2012. Hachioji Campus, Tokyo, Japan
In thinking abouttourism it is difficult toignore landscape.
Touring takes place in aplace
Place has a particularmeaning, indicating asite which is meaning-ful, either in itself orbecause of thememories, feelings andemotions we bring to it.
TourismactivityTakeplace toplaceSenseof place
The importance of placeas opposed to space, therole that the geographicimagination plays, theway in which the spirit of a site, its genius loci,converts a place into adestination are all criticalquestions for tourismstudies, and all questionswhich draw directly upontheories of landscape.(J.B. Jackson,1980)
GeographicimaginationSpirit of spaceSpaceDestinationPlace