"Service and Tourism: Current Challenges"

The concept of the journal "Service and Tourism: Current Challenges" stipulates the formation of thematic issues, which combine articles dedicated to similar topical problematic of tourism and service. A variety of sphere of service and tourism, its penetration into almost all spheres of human activity, turning into one of the vital sectors for each person determines a wide range of topical issues, which are reflected on the pages of our journal. 

Schedule of reception of manuscripts and issues publications:

The deadline for manuscripts
Date of dispatch the journal to printing office
Release date
Iss.1 March, 10 April, 10 May, 10
Iss.2 April, 10 May, 10 June, 10
Iss.3 September, 20 October, 20 November, 20
Iss.4 October, 20 November, 20 December, 20

2021, Vol. 15

1 - Niche (rare) types of tourism: features, formats and trends

2 - Niche (rare) types of tourism: The potential and development challenges

3 - Cruise tourism: world cases and prospects in Russia

4 - Gastronomic tourism: Focus on taste experiences


2020, Vol. 14

1 - Planning and implementing a tourism development strategy: global experience and practice in Russia

2 - New forms of tourism: Glamping, amusement parks, weekend vacation

3 - Children’s and youth tourism: Current challenges

4 - Technical and technological innovations in tourism  


2019, Vol. 13

1 - Baikal is the Russian wonder of the world: The problems and trends in the tourism development

2 - The experience economy in the tourism industry: Innovation and industry trends

3 - Religious tourism and pilgrimage: The features and development trends

4 - "Tourists - Go Home!": The Factors and Issues of Overtourism  


2018, Vol. 12

1 - The museum as a bridge between the past and the future: Museum affair and tourism

2 - 300 years of the resort business in Russia: History and modern problems of the industry

3 - "Baikal: blue eye of the planet": geographical aspects of the tourism development in Cisbaikalia

4 - Place branding in tourism: World and Russian experience  


2017, Vol. 11

1 - Problems of sustainable development of tourist services and destinations

2 - Tourism and service in the historical cities: current challenges

3 - Active tourism as a modern trend of tourism development

4 - Practice of ecological and green tourism: the experience of Russia and neighboring countries  


2016, Vol. 10

1 - Tourism cluster and destination: challenges of creation and promotion

2 - Private, corporate and people's museums in the tourism space of Russia and the world

3 - Intangible cultural heritage: problems of involving in tourism

4 - "Intourist": 88 years of the history of tourism

Special issue 1 - Thematic bibliographic index of the journal's publications for 2007-2016 (In Russ.)  


2015, Vol. 9

1 - #КРЫМНАШ: tourism and service in the Crimea

2 - Tourism in Northern Moscow region: growth problems

3 - Tourism in the Central Federal District: the problems of formation and development

4 - Skansens and national artistic trades in Russian and world tourism space  


2014, Vol. 8

1 - Tourism space through the eyes of a geographer

2 - Tourism space through the eyes of an economist

3 - Tourism space through the eyes of a historian

4 - Tourism space through the eyes of a culturologist  


2013, Vol. 7

1 - Gardens and parks in the tourism space

2 - Bridges in the tourism space

3 - Towers in the tourism space

4 - Sculpture in the urban tourism space  


2012, Vol. 6

1 - Problems of studying natural tourism space

2 - Problems of studying event tourism space

3 - Problems of studying scientific tourism space

4 - Problems of studying ethnic tourism space  


2011, Vol. 5

1 - Problems of tourism and service development in North Caucasus region

2 - Problems of tourism and service development in Volga region

3 - Problems of tourism and service development in Central Russia

4 - The issue is dedicated to the anniversary of the victory in the Patriotic War of 1812  


2010, Vol. 4

1 - Transport problems in tourism

2 - Hotel business development problems

3 - Restaurant business development problems

4 - Leisure and animation an essential part of service and tourism  


2009, Vol. 3

1 - Problems of sports and adventure tourism development

2 - Problems of historical, cultural and sightseeing tourism development

3 - Problems of medical tourism and health-resort enterprises development

4 - Problems of sacral tourism development  


2008, Vol. 2

1 - Problems of international cooperation in the field of tourism and service

2 - Problems of internal tourism development in Russia

3 - Olympic tourism based on the humane ideas of the Olympic Movement

4 - Tourism as a means to preserve peace and dialogue between cultures  


2007, Vol. 1

1 - Issue is dedicated to the 55th anniversary of Moscow State University of Service

2 - Issue is dedicated to the 27th anniversary of International Tourism Day