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This chapter examines the image of Ireland and the Irish in Europe from the perspective of the tourist industry. Drawing on the findings of a content analysis study of tourist brochures designed to promote Ireland as a tourist destination, it attempts to define the imagery created and projected by...

Author(s)
Quinn, B.
Publisher
Liverpool University Press, Liverpool, UK
Citation
Culture, tourism and development: the case of Ireland., 1994, pp 61-73
Abstract

The report is prepared by the New Zealand Tourism Board to help provide travel agents, tour operators, and other interested organizations from New Zealand, with an understanding of the Central European tourism markets, particularly for New Zealand tourism companies or individual suppliers who are...

Citation
Central Europe: market brief., 1994, pp 32pp.
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The popularity of skiing in the UK has escalated rapidly during the past 20 years, and there are now estimated to be about 7.5 million adults who have tried skiing at least once in their lives. UK skiers make up an important section of the market for ski resorts in Europe and they are increasingly...

Author(s)
Richards, G.
Citation
Tourism Management, 1996, 17, 1, pp 25-34
Abstract

Changes in the world ski market are analysed using data collected from a variety of sources, including the Austrian National Tourist Office, the Ski Club of Great Britain and the Snow Holiday Report 1997 by IPK International. It is shown that although the number of skiers worldwide continues to...

Author(s)
Smith, C.; Jenner, P.
Citation
Travel & Tourism Analyst, 1999, No. 2, pp 41-64
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This paper contrasts distribution systems in various European countries (UK, Germany, Scandinavia, France, Italy, and Spain) and identifies differences between Northern and Southern Europe. It is indicated that there are pronounced differences in approaches to holiday taking in Europe. In Northern...

Author(s)
Casarin, F.
Publisher
Continuum, London, UK
Citation
Tourism distribution channels: practices, issues and transformations, 2001, pp 137-150
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This study analysed the preferences of international urban travellers by focusing on European, North American, and Japanese travellers to Seoul, South Korea, and attempted to identify the relationship between preferences and expenditures for the attributes or activities. Data used are obtained from ...

Author(s)
Suh YongKun; Gartner, W. C.
Publisher
Pergamon Press, Oxford, UK
Citation
Tourism Management, 2004, 25, 1, pp 127-137
Abstract

Cultural tourism behaviour and destination preference were analysed for 19 European capital cities, utilizing the level of participation in cultural activities (participation) and the level of enjoyment of those cultural activities (attractiveness). A latent class model with three classes described ...

Author(s)
Ark, L. A. van der; Richards, G.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Tourism Management, 2006, 27, 6, pp 1408-1413
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For most of the time, tourism has been the privilege of rich people however, during the last century; it became a mass phenomenon, as its genetic (economic, social and demographic) factors have changed considerably. Unlike the developed countries which account for the main international tourist...

Author(s)
Popescu, L.; Bădiță, A.; Șoșea, C.
Publisher
"Stefan cel Mare" University of Suceava, Suceava, Romania
Citation
Revista de Turism, 2011, No.12, pp 60-65
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Wine tourism is emerging on an international level as a new product with significant economic potential and characteristics that may locate it in the paradigm of sustainable development. This paper analyses a specific wine tourism segment, Madeira wine tourism, in the global context of tourist...

Author(s)
Sampaio, A.
Publisher
IP Publishing Limited, London, UK
Citation
Tourism Economics, 2012, 18, 3, pp 533-553
Abstract

The debates about sustainability and tourism have been gaining momentum over the years, especially with regard to the impacts of tourism on local communities, since it is understood that this is a relationship that directly involves natural and cultural exploitation of the resources of the...

Author(s)
Costa, C. R.; Camargo-Borges, C.; Souza, A. G. de
Publisher
Universidad de Málaga, Malaga, Spain
Citation
Turismo y Desarrollo: Revista de Investigación en Turisme y Desarrollo Local, 2014, 7, 16, pp unpaginated

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