About the Journal

Center for Research and Community Service in collaboration with Tourism Management and Tourism Destination Study Programs of Bali Tourism Polytechnic (Bali Tourism Polytechnic) to publish the Journal of Applied Sciences in Tourism Destinations. JASTD is a scientific journal that implements a blinded-peer-review process in handling manuscripts and aims to become a scientific medium for interdisciplinary researchers in the tourism destination sector to communicate their research to audiences that firstly published in 2022.

The considerations in determining scientific articles for publication are based on relevance, clarity, topic and originality, as well as the extent to which the articles can advance knowledge, understanding and application and its possible contribution in inspiring further development and research.

The journal invites contribution in the following interdisciplinary scope:

  1. Tourism Destination Impact
  2. Tourism Destination and Attraction Management
  3. Tourism Destination Planning
  4. Branding and Marketing
  5. Digital Tourism Marketing 
  6. Competitiveness of Destinations, Products and Tourism Business
  7. Diversification of tourim products
  8. Creative Tourism
  9. Smart Tourism
  10. Heritage Tourism
  11. Ecotourism
  12. Community Based Tourism
  13. Sustainable Tourism Development
  14. Wellness Tourism
  15. Tourist Behaviour

The primary objective of JASTD is to provide a platform for researchers, academicians, professionals, practitioners, and students to impart and share knowledge in the form of empirical and theoretical research papers and case studies published twice in a year in April and October. JASTD invites authors to contribute articles on tourism destination topics for possible publications in the upcoming issues.