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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
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The city of Split is increasingly showing its cruising valorisation opportunities thanks to its geocommunication position, harbour infrastructure, cultural and historic heritage and the diversity of its tourism supply. Cruising tourism, as a form of modern tourism receives characteristics of strong ...

Author(s)
Razović, M.
Publisher
Uniwersytet Szczeciński, Szczecin, Poland
Citation
Ekonomiczne Problemy Turystyki, 2016, No.4, pp 197-209
Abstract

Emergy analysis was applied to three municipalities (Portofino, Santa Margherita Ligure and Rapallo) of the Liguria Region coast, where tourism and cruise tourism are thriving. The results were compared with traditional economic indices. The territorial assessment of the municipalities was analysed ...

Author(s)
Paoli, C.; Vassallo, P.; Dapueto, G.; Fanciulli, G.; Massa, F.; Venturini, S.; Povero, P.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Journal of Cleaner Production, 2017, 166, pp 1462-1478
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This chapter is an examination of cruise tourism in Vanuatu. The main aim is to explicate the extent to which assertions about yield and impact from cruise tourism is demonstrable at the uninhabited Mystery Island and its home base, Aneityum Island. It is indicated that providing answers to the...

Author(s)
Cheer, J. M.
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
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Tourism, a distinct field of activity, has experienced a special development over the last period of time by diversifying tourism flows. Tourist destinations, coastal areas, separately identified and promoted as places to visit, where the tourist product is coordinated by several authorities...

Author(s)
Petroman, I.; Petroman, C.; Adamov, T.; Negrut, L.; Marin, D.
Publisher
Banat's University of Agricultural Science and Veterinary Medicine, Timisoara, Romania
Citation
Lucrări Științifice, Universitatea de Științe Agricole Și Medicină Veterinară a Banatului, Timisoara, Seria I, Management Agricol, 2017, 19, 1, pp 173-176
Abstract

This special issue on cruise tourism consists of five articles covering the following topics: the overstating of cruise passenger spending and economic impact; collaboration in local value creation from cruise arrivals; the political ecology of cruise tourism; identity construction among...

Author(s)
Weeden, C.; Klein, R. A.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Putnam Valley, USA
Citation
Tourism in Marine Environments, 2018, 13, 4, pp 189-251
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This chapter examines the development of cruise tourism in Saudi Arabia using a SWOT analysis approach (strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats). Based on the SWOT analysis, cruise ship tourism has the potential to grow rapidly based on the expected demand from local citizens and the...

Author(s)
Monshi, E.; Scott, N.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780646084)
Type
Book chapter
AbstractFull Text

This paper analyses residents' perceptions toward cruise tourism development and its externalities. The research involved a primary data collection in Messina, during the summer peak of the cruise season in 2011. A correspondence analysis on the local residents' perceptions shows that residents...

Author(s)
Brida, J. G.; Chiappa, G. del; Meleddu, M.; Pulina, M.
Publisher
Institute for Tourism, Zagreb, Croatia
Citation
Tourism (Zagreb), 2012, 60, 1, pp 29-42
Abstract

This article details the findings of research undertaken on cruise ship operations around Iceland and in the North Atlantic in the year 2013 and until the end of the summer season 2014. The focus of the research was on the socioeconomic impact of cruise ship arrivals on small and/or peripheral...

Author(s)
Huijbens, E. H.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Putnam Valley, USA
Citation
Tourism in Marine Environments, 2015, 10, 3/4, pp 241-254

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