Volume XI |

The possibility of developing a tourist ethno-folkloric route in the West Region, Romania

Abstract: These days when globalization is intended at a European level, culture and folklore are the elements that help us keep our identity. The folklore tourist resources of an area can be the starting points for the development of niche tourism.The West Region comprises four Romanian counties and numerous ethno-folkloric tourist resources.By presenting the most special resources I have tried to raise the interest of economic agents, local communities, specialists and potential tourists.