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Research on cruise tourism and the cruise industry is relatively recent given the "newness" of the cruise industry - it has been only 35 years since Carnival Corporation introduced its first purpose-built cruise ship. The number of publications has been until recently relatively small and has...

Author(s)
Klein, R. A.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Putnam Valley, USA
Citation
Tourism in Marine Environments, 2017, 12, 3/4, pp 199-209
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Cruise tourism is an important segment in the world tourism market. Tourist motivation is one of the most studied topics in the tourist behaviour field. In this paper, cruising motivations of cruise passengers visited port of Karakoy, Istanbul were examined. The findings of the research indicate...

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Harman, S.; Kaya, O.; Duran, E.
Publisher
Eastern Mediterranean University and Washington State University, Famagusta, Cyprus
Citation
Conference proceedings, 7th Advances in Hospitality & Tourism Marketing & Management (AHTMM) Conference, Famagusta, Cyprus, 10-15 July 2017, 2017, pp 475-487
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The demand for cruising has increasingly grown over the years which create a new trend for tourist to seek for a vacation in a different environment. The rapid growth of river cruise and geographical expanding has increased the cruising complexity and growing the socio-economic, environmental and...

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Faieznor Mohd Nasir; Mohd Hafiz Hanafiah
Publisher
UiTM Press, Shah Alam, Malaysia
Citation
Journal of Tourism, Hospitality and Culinary Arts, 2017, 9, 2, pp 175-187
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The concept of 'souvenir atmospherics' is examined as a means of enhancing souvenir merchandising in cruise tourism retail contexts. Cruise passengers on day port calls form a convenient group of highly motivated shoppers for the study of souvenir purchase behaviours in retail settings. Research...

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Cave, J.; Jolliffe, L.; Thu Thi Trinh; Lemky, K.
Publisher
Washington State University, Pullman, USA
Citation
The 5th Advances in Hospitality & Tourism Marketing and Management (AHTMM) Conference, Beppu, Japan, 18-21 June 2015, 2015, pp 506-514
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Shone, M. C.; Wilson, J.; Simmons, D. G.; Stewart, E. J.
Publisher
School of Tourism, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
Citation
24th Annual CAUTHE 2014 Conference, "Tourism and hospitality in the contemporary world: trends, changes and complexity", Brisbane, Australia, 10-13 February 2014, 2014, pp 25
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Purpose - Top of the research is to highlight the current lack of competitiveness of the tourist offer of Kotor, in terms of lack of accommodation and reliance on only two aspects of tourism, cultural and cruising tourism. Then the aim is to show how the development of receptive growth factors will ...

Author(s)
Županović, I.
Publisher
Faculty of Tourism and Hospitality Management, University of Rijeka, Opatija, Croatia
Citation
Proceedings of the 3rd International Scientific Conference Tourism in Southern and Eastern Europe 2015 (ToSEE), Opatija, Croatia, 14-16 May 2015, 2015, pp 503-522
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As cultural artifacts, souvenirs can serve as mementos of place for the purchasers. Shopping for a souvenir is a cruise tourism activity, both on board and during port calls. Tourists like to take home a reminder of their trip and portray different shopping behaviors when they are away from home....

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Cave, J.; Jolliffe, L.; Coteau, D. de
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Elmsford, USA
Citation
Tourism Culture & Communication, 2012, 12, 1, pp 39-50
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Butler, M.
Publisher
World Tourism Organization (WTO), Madrid, Spain
Citation
Tourism development in Europe. Tourism: a tool for sustainable development in transition economies, Belgrade, Serbia and Montenegro, 20-21 June, 2005. Impact of European Union enlargement on tourism development in Europe, Vilnius, Lithuania, 1-2 March, 2006, 2007, pp 179-180
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Dolj county location in the confining area with Bulgaria creates the possibility for development in cooperation of an active cross border area with the main centres in Calafat (Romania) and Vidin (Bulgaria) as well as the pairs of localities Rast - Low and Bechet - Oreahovoo. The various touristic...

Author(s)
Calina, J.; Calina, A.; Iagaru, P.; Croitoru, A.; Iagaru, R.
Publisher
Josip Juraj Strossmayer University, Agriculture Faculty in Osijek, Osijek, Croatia
Citation
45. hrvatski i 5. Međunarodni simpozij agronoma, 15-19 veljače 2010, Opatija, Hrvatska. Zbornik Radova, 2010, pp 219-223
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This paper presents an overview of small island tourism, highlighting: the disadvantages of small islands; international tourism arrivals and receipts in small islands; and cruise tourism. Recent World Tourism Organization conferences concerning sustainable island tourism are also highlighted.

Author(s)
Varma, H.
Publisher
World Tourism Organization (WTO), Madrid, Spain
Citation
The economic impact of tourism in the islands of Asia and the Pacific. A Report on the WTO International Conference on Tourism and Island Economies, Jeju City, Jeju Province, Republic of Korea, 13-15 June 2001, 2002, pp 9-25

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