As our key concept entry for the Case Study will show you, this is a tried and tested concept in tourism research projects. If you are wanting to study a particular tourism destination then it is an obvious choice, but the Case Study is much more flexible than that. Have a look, below, at the wide range of ways other tourism researchers have used it. An early health warning is needed though to curb enthusiasm for the Case Study. Sometimes the Case Study is used by students as a simple ‘catch-all’ phrase for any research that is ‘selective’ but you should avoid this ...