2018 : INHABITANT’S SENSE OF PLACE IN THE CONTEXT OF TOURISM KAMPUNG

Ir. Muhammad Faqih MS


Abstract

Kampung improvement program in Surabaya is considered successful in enhancing the qualty of housing and settlement-based on sustainable development. Recently, several kampungs develop based on tourism thematic (Thematic Tourism Kampung Programme) that adopts cultural conservation value both tangible and intangible. The development of this tourism kampung has a positive purpose to improve the socio-economic prosperity of its people. On the other hand, there is a change of function and meaning of the kampung from an urban kampung to a tourism kampung. It means that the kampung settlement becomes more accessible to the public visitors, ie tourists who want to visit and feel the experience of place within the kampung. In this case, the changes that occur have affect both kampung’s dimensions physically and non-physically, because sense of place is closely related to the level of community …