Round Table Discussion on EASTWEST

  • Marina Tkacheva BSUEL; Center for Independent Social Research (Irkutsk); Union of Journalists of Russia


The discussion is focused on various aspects of interrelations between East and West. Its participants discuss the problems of the increasing tourist flows from China and the specific characteristics of Chinese tourists. The future development of tourism in the Baikal region is formulated, and the peculiarities of ethno tourism and its prospects are discussed.
How to Cite
TKACHEVA, Marina. Round Table Discussion on EASTWEST. project baikal, Russian Federation, n. 54, p. 46-53, dec. 2017. ISSN 2309-3072. Available at: <>. Date accessed: 27 may 2020. doi:


tourism; land-use planning; East; West; China; national culture; Irkutsk; Baikal; national diversity; ethno tourism.