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The book examines the concept of luxury and its meaning across tourism, events and hospitality globally. Packed with case studies, it investigates how the idea of luxury is changing in response to a variety factors, such as social change, technological innovation and the challenge of...

Author(s)
Swarbrooke, J.
Publisher
Goodfellow Publishers Limited, Oxford, UK
Citation
The meaning of luxury in tourism, hospitality and events, 2018, pp 256 pp.
Abstract

This research is to test the influence of the marketing mix dimension, which consists of product, price, promotion, and place, on destination image dimension, which consists of cognitive image and affective image. The data collecting used questionnaire with 282 respondents with accidental sampling...

Author(s)
Teviana, T.; Lubis, A. N.; Siregar, Z.
Publisher
Universiti Putra Malaysia Press, UPM Serdang, Malaysia
Citation
Pertanika Journal of Social Sciences & Humanities, 2018, 26, 4, pp 2809-2824
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Because of the inefficiency in analyzing the comprehensive travel data, tourism managers are facing the challenge of gaining insights into travelers' behavior and preferences. In most cases, existing techniques are incapable of capturing the sequential patterns hidden in travel data. To address...

Author(s)
Huy Quan Vu; Li Gang; Law, R.; Zhang YanChun
Publisher
Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel Research, 2018, 57, 3, pp 399-413
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This article examines the information sources used by Brazilian students to obtain information about Santiago de Compostela. These sources are responsible for introducing the tourist destination and can influence its attractiveness. The research was performed using a mixed method approach divided...

Author(s)
Rodrigues Soares, J. R.; Castro Gabriel, L. P. M.; Sánchez Fernández, M. D.
Publisher
Universidade de Alicante, Alicante, Spain
Citation
Investigaciones Turísticas, 2017, No.14, pp 130-153
Abstract

Based on the theoretical foundation of research done by scholars at home and abroad on tourism destination crisis attributes, the paper used the terrorist attack of Xinjiang Bachu in 2013 and the terrorism event of Kunming railway station in 2014 for specific case studies, and developed a...

Author(s)
Feng SiDuo; Bai Kai
Publisher
Tourism College of Beijing Union University, Beijing, China
Citation
Tourism Tribune, 2016, 31, 8, pp 90-101
Abstract

This is an era of tourism destination symbiosis. With the further development of the tourism industry being profoundly influenced by the development of a rapid transit system, the relationship between tourism destinations is in competition and cooperation, which is complicated daily. Many...

Author(s)
Xu ChunXiao; She BaiLian
Publisher
Tourism College of Beijing Union University, Beijing, China
Citation
Tourism Tribune, 2016, 31, 7, pp 96-105
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Cover for Understanding the seasonal concentration of tourist arrivals: the case of the south of Spain.

This chapter analyses the seasonal concentration of tourism in the region of Andalusia, southern Spain, over the period 1999-2013. Employing microdata based on tourist surveys, segments of visitors showing a clear counter-seasonal behaviour are identified. In particular, the chapter focuses on...

Author(s)
Cisneros-Martínez, J. D.; Fernández-Morales, A.
ISBN
2016 CABI (H ISBN 9781780646978)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Tourism policy and the challenge of seasonality: the case of the Balearic Islands.

This chapter studies the role of tourism policy in providing adequate responses to the challenge of seasonality at a crowded coastal destination in Spain, the Balearic Islands. The study starts by developing a qualitative review of the evolution of successive marketing plans in the Balearics in the ...

Author(s)
Alemany, M.; García, M. A.; Aguilo, Á.
ISBN
2016 CABI (H ISBN 9781780646978)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

This paper presents case study findings of exploratory research on the growth of Event Tourism in Dubai, UAE. Dubai targeted tourism as a growth industry in the 1990s and is now emerging as a world-class event destination. The research takes an epistemological approach in exploring theoretical...

Author(s)
Sutton, J.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Anatolia, 2016, 27, 3, pp 352-366
Abstract

This study explores the causal relationships between perceived destination ability, three dimensions of brand love (passionate love, emotional attachment, and self-brand integration), switching resistance loyalty, and behavioral loyalty. To test the proposed hypotheses, structural equation modeling ...

Author(s)
Lee KwangHo; Hyun SungHyup [Hyun, S. H. S. ]
Publisher
Routledge, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel & Tourism Marketing, 2016, 33, 5, pp 613-627

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