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Cruise tourism has grown rapidly worldwide over the past 30 years. This increase in cruise passengers has brought a set of economic, socio-cultural, and environmental impacts. In a port context, it is reflected in mobility problems with long waiting times and queues. To assess cruise passenger...

Author(s)
Chaos, S. R.; Roca, D. P.; Marchán, S. S.; Conejo, A. S. A.
Publisher
Wiley, Chichester, UK
Citation
International Journal of Tourism Research, 2018, 20, 2, pp 147-157
Abstract

This special issue on the history of tourism consists of eight papers. Each paper connects the past to the future and identifies the evolution of tourism into the future. The papers deal with the transformation and future of destinations such as Las Vegas, the German mainland of the Wadden Sea...

Author(s)
Yeoman, I. S.; McMahon-Beatte, U.
Publisher
Emerald Publishing, Bingley, UK
Citation
Journal of Tourism Futures, 2018, 4, 3, pp 179-281
Abstract

Despite substantial investments and promotional efforts in developing cruise tourism in Asia, cruise liner managers and marketers are given little indication concerning the effectiveness of their current marketing programs in driving consumer intentional behaviour. This study of a cruise liners'...

Author(s)
Chong KaLeong
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
International Journal of Tourism Sciences, 2018, 18, 2, pp 110-123
Abstract

Cruise tourism is a fast-growing segment of the tourism industry that generates substantial benefits to port cities. This study explores strategic aspects of cruise lines' itinerary planning, and models the determinants of their lengths of stay in ports, based on extensive observations of network...

Author(s)
Chen, J. M.; Nijkamp, P.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
International Journal of Hospitality Management, 2018, 73, pp 55-63
Abstract

Expedition style cruise tourism represents a significant proportion of shipping activity across the Arctic. This article compares and contrasts governance structures that manage the cruise sector from case studies located in the Canadian (Nunavut) and the Russian Arctic (Murmansk and Arkhangelsk...

Author(s)
Pashkevich, A.; Dawson, J.; Stewart, E. J.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Putnam Valley, USA
Citation
Tourism in Marine Environments, 2015, 10, 3/4, pp 225-240
Abstract

Author(s)
Ren ZengFei; Li PengJu
Publisher
Romanian-American Association of Project Managers for Education and Research (RAAPMER), Bucharest, Romania
Citation
Journal of Tourism Challenges and Trends, 2015, 8, 1, pp 43-60
Abstract

Aghios Nikolaos is a shoreline town located on the North East coast of Crete. It is a cosmopolitan resort welcoming thousands of visitors every year, yet it suffers lately from the disadvantages of mass tourism. As a react, local authorities shifted their attention to promoting alternative modes of ...

Author(s)
Simantiraki, E.; Skivalou, M.
Publisher
The College of Tourism and Hotel Management, Nicosia, Cyprus
Citation
Tourism Today, 2013, No.13, pp 7-19
AbstractFull Text

The purpose - Cruising is nowadays a mass phenomenon since an increasing number of passengers worldwide have been taking part in this form of tourism. Therefore the purpose of this paper is to forecast cruise tourism demand at the level of micro destination. Design/Methodology/Approach - Dubrovnik...

Author(s)
Pavlić, I.
Publisher
Faculty of Tourism and Hospitality Management, Opatija, Croatia
Citation
Tourism and Hospitality Management, 2013, 19, 1, pp 125-142
Full TextCABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Cruise tourism and the cruise industry.

This chapter examines cruise tourism as one of the largest components of tourism. The chapter starts with an historical overview and examines the principles and practices of the cruise industry. The supply and demand perspective is assessed to outline the characteristics of cruise tourists as well...

Author(s)
Morgan, P.; Power, L.
ISBN
2011 CABI (H ISBN 9781845936846)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

Cruising tourism in the world, as well as in The Republic of Croatia, has significantly increased. The increase in cruising ship traffic has a beneficial effect on the economy of The Republic of Croatia, and therefore on social satisfaction too. However, the intensification of cruising vessel...

Author(s)
Perić, T.; Oršulić, M.
Publisher
Ćira Carića 4, Dubrovnik, Croatia
Citation
Naše More, 2011, 58, 5/6, pp 219-228

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