This paper examines the tourism issues related to international borders. The discussion is framed around an example of countries with strained border relations specifically Bosnia-Herzegovina, Croatia and Montenegro. The challenges associated with border trade in tourism and the barriers associated with collaboration between destinations are explored. Through a quantitative instrument administered to public and private tourism organizations specific micro challenges are identify for a border region in the Southern- Adriatic.

Date of creation, presentation, or exhibit



EuroCHRIE Congress 2004. "Global Issues and Trends in the Hospitality and Tourism Industries." Bilkent University, School of Applied Technology and Management Tourism and Hotel Management Department. Ankara, Turkey. November 3-7, 2004 Faculty Profile: ISBN: 975-7679-98-4Note: imported from RIT’s Digital Media Library running on DSpace to RIT Scholar Works in February 2014.

Document Type

Conference Paper

Department, Program, or Center

Department of Service Systems (CAST)


American College of Management and Technology in Croatia