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Giraffes are an important tourist attraction, and human presence to wildlife is increasing. This has an impact on an animal's behavior and its endocrine correlates. Studies on other species show alterations in movement patterns, vigilance, and stress-related hormone levels in the presence of...

Author(s)
Scheijen, C. P. J.; Merwe, S. van der; Ganswindt, A.; Deacon, F.
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Animals, 2021, 11, 5,
Abstract

Despite growing concern about climate change and the potential impacts of tourism on the environment, little is known about visitor responses toward climate mitigation strategies in nature-based tourism settings or factors that influence them. This study examined the influence of travel distance...

Author(s)
Xu ShuangYu; Stanis, S. W.; Zhang HongChao; Groshong, L.; Morgan, M.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 2021, 29, 6, pp 981-999
Abstract

Background: Although volume-outcome literature supports regionalization for complex procedures, travel may be burdensome. We assessed the relationship between overall survival and travel distance for patients undergoing pancreatic resection for adenocarcinoma. Methods: We analyzed the Fall 2018...

Author(s)
Siegel, J.; Engelhardt, K. E.; Hornor, M. A.; Morgan, K. A.; Lancaster, W. P.
Publisher
Elsevier Inc, Orlando, USA
Citation
American Journal of Surgery, 2021, 221, 4, pp 819-825
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Tourism development differs among countries and changes with time. Here, the characteristics of the international tourism over a 23-year period were analyzed. Tourism was well developed in high-income countries. Tourism flow revealed by Granger-causality test showed that cultural similarity, travel ...

Author(s)
Luo Dan
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Asia Pacific Journal of Tourism Research, 2021, 26, 1, pp 59-71
Abstract

This paper argues that LOS is a reflection of the distance between a tourist's origin and destination country. Past interpretations of distance have been based solely on spatial parameters. This study moves beyond physical distance and instead considers psychological distance, a multilayered...

Author(s)
Hateftabar, F.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Journal of Hospitality and Tourism Management, 2021, 46, pp 1-11
Abstract

Purpose: This study aimed to determine how the speed-distance relationship, described by critical speed (CS) and distance prime (D'), is altered with aging. Methods: Official race data from the past eight World Masters Athletics Indoor Track and Field World Championships were used for this study....

Author(s)
Gifford, J. R.; Collins, J.
Publisher
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc., Hagerstown, USA
Citation
Medicine and Science in Sports & Exercise, 2021, 53, 3, pp 524-533
Abstract

We calculated carbon emissions associated with air travel of 4,834 participants at the 2019 annual conference of the American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene (ASTMH). Together, participants traveled a total of 27.7 million miles or 44.6 million kilometers. This equates to 58 return trips...

Author(s)
Bousema, T.; Selvaraj, P.; Djimde, A. A.; Yakar, D.; Hagedorn, B.; Pratt, A.; Barret, D.; Whitfield, K.; Cohen, J. M.
Publisher
American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, Deerfield, USA
Citation
American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 2020, 103, 5, pp 1758-1761
Abstract

Research question: This study examines the impact of traveling for different sport participation purposes on subjective well-being. It extends previous research by distinguishing between different participation purposes and investigating travel distances for each purpose. Research methods: Survey...

Author(s)
Wicker, P.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
European Sport Management Quarterly, 2020, 20, 3, pp 385-402
Abstract

Previous studies have mostly used government statistics and survey data to examine the effect of travel distance on tourist behavior. In this study, we used data obtained from Sina Weibo to analyze the travel patterns of tourists who visited Suzhou, China from April 2012 to October 2013. We divided ...

Author(s)
Xue Lan; Zhang Yi
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Annals of Tourism Research, 2020, 82,
Abstract

Turkey, an emerging economy, ranked 8th among the most visited countries in the world in 2017. Given the importance of the tourism sector in Turkey, it is of utmost importance to identify the dynamics of tourism demand to achieve sustainable tourism. The aim of this article is, therefore, to...

Author(s)
Ulucak, R.; Yücel, A. G.; Ilkay, S. Ç.
Publisher
Sage Publications Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Tourism Economics, 2020, 26, 8, pp 1394-1414

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