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In this article, we examine whether tourists ascribe value priorities to destinations in a way that is consistent with the structure of the Schwartz theory of human values. In study 1, we test a new measure of destination values to elicit tourists' perceptions of the values of a recent memorable...

Author(s)
Ye Sheng; Lee, J. A.; Sneddon, J. N.; Soutar, G. N.
Publisher
Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel Research, 2020, 59, 7, pp 1168-1185
Abstract

National culture can affect consumer behaviour, but there is limited empirical evidence to establish the exact magnitude of this effect in particular consumption contexts and in specific consumption markets. This paper contributes to knowledge by exploring and comparing the extent to which national ...

Author(s)
He LaMei; Filimonau, V.
Publisher
Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Tourism Management Perspectives, 2020, 35,
Abstract

The problem of technology overuse - and related mental health and addiction issues - has spilled over into the tourism context. Recent literature has also suggested that heavy use of technology while travelling could potentially have negative impacts on the overall tourist experience; and that...

Author(s)
Egger, I.; Lei SutIeng; Wassler, P.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Tourism Management, 2020, 79,
Abstract

Tourism organizations face the challenge of employing fresh strategies in order to meet the new quest for emotional and experiential products. The present work considers the concept of Involvement and Memorability as new drivers for positive outcomes for both the tourism and food industry and...

Author(s)
Di-Clemente, E.; Hernández-Mogollón, J. M.; Campón-Cerro, A. M.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Current Issues in Tourism, 2020, 23, 18, pp 2319-2332
Abstract

Tourist satisfaction, their willingness to recommend and to return to a destination represent the basic goals of a tourist destination. Low cost carriers contributed to improved accessibility of destinations, and their business model has led to lowering the prices and attracted new tourist...

Author(s)
Vidić, G.; Miočić, B. K.; Žnidar, K.
Publisher
Faculty of Economics, University of Zagreb, Zagreb, Croatia
Citation
Acta Turistica, 2019, 31, 1, pp 35-68
Abstract

Similar to most global tourism markets, UK consumers adjusted their behavior during the global financial crisis, emphasizing value for money in travel choices. However, there is little evidence concerning consumers' value-seeking behavior and especially how deals, discounts, and other sales...

Author(s)
McCabe, S.; Illodo, I. B.
Publisher
Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel Research, 2019, 58, 6, pp 945-960
AbstractFull Text

The paper seeks to explore the role specific attractions play in bringing tourists to destinations. The paper also seeks to find out whether a destination projects itself differently to different source markets. Using content analysis, the paper applies Pearce's travel career pattern model and...

Author(s)
Kankhuni, Z.; Ngwira, C.
Publisher
Sinop University, Sinop, Turkey
Citation
Ottoman: Journal of Tourism and Management Research, 2019, 4, 1, pp 378-395
Abstract

This study examines recent developments in destination assessment and certification as a basis for identifying challenges and benefits they engender, from tourist and tourism organizations' perspectives. It uses online surveys and semi-structured interviews to collect primary data from prospective...

Author(s)
Grapentin, S.; Ayikoru, M.
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Sustainability, 2019, 11, 13,
Abstract

Recognising the importance of familiar places in the lives of individuals and its prevalence in society, this paper examines the behaviours of familiar tourists and their relationships with their familiar places. Stimulated by conceptual work by Pearce on the experience of visiting home and...

Author(s)
Clarke, J.; Bowen, D.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Tourism Recreation Research, 2018, 43, 4, pp 417-431
Full TextCABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Effects of personal and trip characteristics on holiday choice.

This chapter examines the role and relevance of personal and trip characteristics in the holiday choice of British visitors (n=505) to Alanya, Turkey. The personal and trip related characteristics examined are gender, age, marital status, education, origin country, revisiting patterns, experience...

Author(s)
Kesgin, M.
ISBN
2016 CABI (H ISBN 9781780648125)
Type
Book chapter

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