Development potential of rural tourism (the case of “Tešnjarske večeri” festival)

Volume 4, Issue 1
Pages: 23—29

A. Vujko —
Novi Sad Business School (Novi Sad, Serbia)
D. Dimitrić —
Faculty of Science (Novi Sad, Serbia)
T. Gajić —
Novi Sad Business School (Novi Sad, Serbia)
M. Penić —
Fife Class Hotels & Spa, Istrabez Turizem (Portorož, Slovenia)
S. Gagić —
University of Business Studies, Faculty of Tourism and Hotel Management (FTH), (Banja Luka, Bosnia and Herzegovina)

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Keywords: rural tourism, festival, countryside, development, Tešnjarske večeri, Serbia



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