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The tourist destination of Cozumel has experienced in recent years a number of notable changes due to the various types of tourism developed in the town. Cruise tourism and diving are the segments that have been promoted over time and in recent years has begun a promotion of sports tourism. These...

Author(s)
Palafox-Muñoz, A.; Rosario Dzib Basto, A. del; Kauil-Fernandez, E.
Publisher
Associação Nacional de Pesquisa e Pós-Graduação em Turisme (ANPTUR), Sao Paulo, Brazil
Citation
Revista Brasileira de Pesquisa em Turismo, 2014, 8, 2, pp 326-339
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Cruise tourism is currently an increasing touristic travel option. In response to this growth, cruise lines are in continuous search for new products to be able to diversify their current offers. New routes and destinations, such as South America (Brazil in first place followed by Argentina) have...

Author(s)
Luján Turco, R.; Tonellotto, S. E.
Publisher
Universidad de Málaga, Malaga, Spain
Citation
Turismo y Desarrollo: Revista de Investigación en Turisme y Desarrollo Local, 2013, 6, 14, pp unpaginated
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This study is part of the literature on the cruise industry that focuses on the waterfront phenomenon and on the development of a new cruise-city interface promoted by cruise tourism. The development of a new era of waterfronts with the implication of cruise tourism is used as the starting...

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Perea-Medina, B.; Andrade, M. J.; Rosa-Jiménez, C.
Publisher
Universidad de Murcia, Murcia, Spain
Citation
Cuadernos de Turismo, 2018, 42, pp 397-419, 659-663
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The chapter provides an overview of the development of cruise tourism in the Caribbean, as an alternative to the existing inequality of underdeveloped economies. The area has a beautiful natural and cultural landscape, which causes the interest of international capital to invest in the tourism...

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Palafox-Muñoz, A.; Aguilar-Aguilar, A.; Escalera-Briceño, A.
Publisher
Federal University of Alagoas, Penedo, Brazil
Citation
Revista Iberoamericana de Turismo (RITUR), 2014, 4, 2, pp 40-53
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Given the rapid growth of the cruise activity in the world, governments and other policy actors involved in this type of tourism have noted the necessity of knowing the form and magnitude of the different impacts that the cruise activity produces on the different destinations. In particular, to...

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Brida, J. G.; Bukstein, D.; Garrido, N.; Tealde, E.; Aguirre, S. Z.
Publisher
Centro de Investigaciones y Estudios Turísticos, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Citation
Estudios y Perspectivas en Turismo, 2010, 19, 5, pp 607-634
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Tourism is a key activity in many countries, constituting the main source of income and employment in most Caribbean nations. Particularly, cruise modality is an alternative development for receptive tourist destinations in the Caribbean. Therefore, the aim of this article is to identify key...

Author(s)
Ruiz Quesada, S. C.; Parada Gutiérrez, Ó.
Publisher
Universidad de Murcia, Murcia, Spain
Citation
Cuadernos de Turismo, 2016, 38, pp 429-457, 585-589
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This paper explores how residents in the Caribbean city of Cartagena de India regard cruise tourism as affecting their community. Local attitudes and perceptions allowed it to segment the sample into four different opinion groups using a hierarchical cluster analysis. The overall results indicate...

Author(s)
Brida, J. G.; Riaño, E.; Zapata Aguirre, S.
Publisher
Universidad de Murcia, Murcia, Spain
Citation
Cuadernos de Turismo, 2012, 29, pp 79-107, 263-266
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The aim of this paper is to propose a methodological approach for the analysis of the seasonality of cruise tourism. By means of multivariate statistical techniques, principal component factor and cluster analysis, a classification of destination ports is obtained, based on the monthly distribution ...

Author(s)
Fernandez Morales, A.; Mayorga Toledano, M. C.
Publisher
Universidad de la Laguna, La Laguna, Spain
Citation
PASOS: Revista de Turismo y Patrimonio Cultural, 2018, 16, 1, pp 253-264
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In the last years the cruise tourism has increased in Uruguay. In 2009/10 arrived 292.048 cruise passengers producing an average expenditure of U$S 61.05. The present study uses the cruise surveys of 2008/09 and 2009/09 to analyze the cruise passenger profile determining this expense level. We...

Author(s)
Risso, W. A.
Publisher
Universidad de la Laguna, La Laguna, Spain
Citation
PASOS: Revista de Turismo y Patrimonio Cultural, 2012, 10, 3, pp 393-406
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While the cruise tourism sector has been fairly analyzed in the academic literature, regular domestic routes have been little studied until now. The aim of this paper is the case study of Baleària fun & music, a program of activities and special events initiated by the shipping company Baleària in...

Author(s)
Fernández Reina, S.; Ramón Cardona, J.
Publisher
Federal University of Alagoas, Penedo, Brazil
Citation
Revista Iberoamericana de Turismo (RITUR), 2014, 4, 2, pp 88-112

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