|Abstract: ||In recent years, every kind of recreational activities is growing up thrivingly. Gourmet becomes the most acceptable enjoyment because of its? simple fashion. Gourmet not only satisfies the basic requirement of our lives, most important of all, it brings enjoyable recreational experiences to the tourists. Regional local delicacy is the most significant example. Generally, local delicacy has three characteristics, fairly pricing, regional, and unique flavour. Recently, it has become one of the most popular recreations. |
Why local delicacy is so attractive to tourists? What makes the tourists want to try the local delicacy? In the aspects of the domestic economics, what benefits does local delicacy bring with? Redirecting from the physical aspect of ?eating only meets physiological need?, the purpose of this study is to explore the psychological aspect of local delicacy. This study will focus on Lu-Kang area to demonstrate the importance of local delicacy to the recreational industry. In addition to the literature review, some local respectable senior have been consulted to clarify the establishment of local delicacy in Lu-Kang area. Besides, the study also includes in-depth interview with tourists, local residents, public offices, academia, and local artists for further investigation into the role of local delicacy in current recreation industry for this region.
After all the materials are collected, Template Analysis Style, Editing Analysis Style and Immersion/Crystallization Analysis Style are used in this research.
It has been found out that the remembrances of the childhood are involved in tourists? motifs. They intend to preserve the tradition, proud boast, curiosity, and influences under expedition surroundings. Meanwhile, local delicacy is also full of reality, novelty, and common encounter. Further more, through local delicacy, tourists can both understand the domestic culture and customs more, and enriched their travelling memories. It is the best way to explore the domestic culture and advancement of art. We can say that local delicacy not only brings economic benefits but also helps promoting the regional art industry. It is anticipated to elucidate the image of local delicacy as well as to widen the vision of recreation industry.
Further more, I wished this study can be a reference case for the development of tourism and recreation.
Keywords: recreational experiences, reality, old fashion, proud boast