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Cruise tourism is a sector of the global tourism industry that is enjoying rapid growth. New itineraries and ports-of-call are developing to cater to the growing demand and attract growing market interest. The perceptions of local residents as a major stakeholder are crucial to determine the...

Author(s)
McCaughey, R.; Mao, I.; Dowling, R.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Tourism Recreation Research, 2018, 43, 3, pp 403-408
Abstract

In addition to its positive effects, cruising tourism can also have longterm negative impacts on the environment and life of local population. This paper analyzes how the development of cruising tourism in Dubrovnik and some of its effects are perceived by its residents. Using the questionnaire...

Author(s)
Sindik, J.; Manojlović, N.; Klarić, M.
Publisher
Sveuciliste u Dubrovniku, Dubrovnik, Croatia
Citation
Ekonomska Misao i Praksa, 2017, 26, 1, pp 151-169
Abstract

The attitudes of local people are very important for the long-term development of tourism, which is particularly true for Dubrovnik, whose orientation on the cruise tourism is relatively new, but its consequences are already objective, and noticeable in the perceptions of the inhabitants. The main...

Author(s)
Lučić, I.; Sindik, J.; Manojlović, N.
Publisher
University of Dubrovnik, Dubrovnik, Croatia
Citation
Naše More, 2017, 64, 2 Supplement, pp 54-60
Abstract

Cozumel is an island that has been developed as a tourist destination and during the last 15 years tourism activity has been oriented to cruise tourism, which is the main driver of the island economy. Most of the cruise lines with operations in the Caribbean have arrivals to the island, and...

Author(s)
Gonzalez Damian, A.; Macias Ramirez, A. R.; Sepulveda Alcazar, M.
Publisher
Universidade Estadual de Santa Cruz, Ilheús-Bahia, Brazil
Citation
Cultur: Revista de Cultura e Turismo, 2017, 11, 2, pp 29-53
Full TextCABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Sailing into stormy waters? Understanding the community impacts of cruise tourism growth in Akaroa, New Zealand.

This chapter reports on a study of community attitudes towards cruise tourism in the small harbour town of Akaroa, New Zealand. It presents the findings of a community survey, and reveals areas of concern, consensus and disagreement regarding the impacts of cruise tourism growth in the destination...

Author(s)
Shone, M. C.; Wilson, J.; Simmons, D. G.; Stewart, E. J.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780646084)
Type
Book chapter
AbstractFull Text

The purpose - To analyse the attitudes of the local population and population from the surrounding area on cruise tourism and its further development in the Dubrovnik area. Design - In the first part the paper gives an overview of the features of cruise tourism in the world, followed by the...

Author(s)
Peručić, D.; Puh, B.
Publisher
Faculty of Tourism and Hospitality Management, Opatija, Croatia
Citation
Tourism and Hospitality Management, 2012, 18, 2, pp 213-228
Abstract

As the North American cruise industry matures and becomes increasingly competitive, both cruise lines and cruise destinations need to look for new ways to retain current customers and attract new tourists. Currently the literature lacks significant examination of destination image related to cruise ...

Author(s)
Whyte, L. J.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Journal of Destination Marketing & Management, 2018, 10, pp 172-180
Abstract

Most studies that examine tourism impacts and community attitudes have been carried out from the perspective of the tourism sector as a whole, with very few papers focusing on specific types of tourism and/or analysing tourists' preferences for specific types of tourism segment. This paper...

Author(s)
Chiappa, G. del; Abbate, T.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Current Issues in Tourism, 2016, 19, 13, pp 1372-1385
AbstractFull Text

The six articles in this special issue provide a diverse picture of research in the area of cruise tourism. Topics covered include: port development; resident perceptions of cruise tourism; cruise lines' adaptation strategies; sustainability of expedition cruises; customer orientation of cruise...

Author(s)
Klein, R. A.
Publisher
Institute for Tourism, Zagreb, Croatia
Citation
Tourism (Zagreb), 2012, 60, 1, pp 7-105
Abstract

This study applies a factor-cluster analysis to a sample of 321 residents in the city of Valencia based on their perceptions of the impacts of cruises on their city. Three clusters of residents were identified, namely 'pessimists', 'cautious supporters' and 'optimists'. Overall, the findings reveal ...

Author(s)
Chiappa, G. del; Lorenzo-Romero, C.; Gallarza, M.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Journal of Destination Marketing & Management, 2018, 7, pp 170-181

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