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By discussion about the relationship between tourist spatial-temporal behavior and tourism products, this paper puts forward the concept and logical framework of tourism time product advocating planning idea of "Product Follows Behavior", and shows the feasibility of the new tourism time product...

Author(s)
Huang XiaoTing; Zhu ShuWei; Zhao Ying
Publisher
Tourism College of Beijing Union University, Beijing, China
Citation
Tourism Tribune, 2016, 31, 5, pp 36-44
Abstract

Tourist movement is a complex process. It can be modelled from a number of different perspectives; for example, Tourism, Geography, Economics, Mathematics, Computer Sciences and Psychology. This paper aims to establish a sound methodology, using Semi-Markov processes to model the spatial and...

Author(s)
Xia JianHong; Zeephongsekul, P.; Packer, D.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Tourism Management, 2011, 32, 4, pp 844-851
Abstract

Mobile information services show great potential both as an on-site information source for customers and as a communication and distribution channel for tourism providers. Although in nontourism domains the adoption rate of using mobile technologies has been growing exponentially, comparable...

Author(s)
Fuchs, M.; Höpken, W.; Rasinger, J.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Elmsford, USA
Citation
Information Technology and Tourism, 2011, 13, 4, pp 285-307
Abstract

The topic of residents' attitudes towards tourism development has been analyzed by many authors, leading us to discuss the possibility of proposing a universal model to explain it. The difficulties and progress made in this field are argued. The main contribution of this study is the inclusion of...

Author(s)
Vargas-Sánchez, A.; Porras-Bueno, N.; Plaza-Mejía, M. de los Á.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Annals of Tourism Research, 2011, 38, 2, pp 460-480
AbstractFull Text

Taking as a case three diverse geographical locations, the coastal resort of Amoudara, the city of Heraklion and the village of Archanes, all of them within the border of the Prefecture of Heraklion on the island of Crete, the aim of this study has been set to provide a better understanding of...

Author(s)
Andriotis, K.
Publisher
International University College, Dobrich, Bulgaria
Citation
European Journal of Tourism Research, 2011, 4, 2, pp 93-108
Abstract

Recent literature discusses movies and television as determinants of destinations' image formation influencing tourists' travel decisions. However, there still exists a lack of knowledge regarding the details of such screen-related influences on travel behaviour. This study attempts to shed light...

Author(s)
Peters, M.; Schuckert, M.; Chon, K.; Schatzmann, C.
Publisher
Centre for Tourism Research & Development, Lucknow, India
Citation
Tourism Recreation Research, 2011, 36, 2, pp 169-180
Abstract

Sporting events are common in our society. They occur with the objective of competition and leisure, as well as having an impact on the tourist flow where a particular event is held. The aim of this article is to examine the impact of sporting events in the tourist cities of the state of Minas...

Author(s)
Cezar Vieira, M. V. G.; Dias, R.
Publisher
Universidad de Málaga, Malaga, Spain
Citation
Turismo y Desarrollo: Revista de Investigación en Turisme y Desarrollo Local, 2011, 4, 9, pp unpaginated
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This paper provides an overview of the different impacts of cruise tourism in Costa Rica. The purpose of the study is to provide information, based on primary investigation collected by the Costa Rican Tourism Institute during the period 2006-2008, to help the decision making process and the...

Author(s)
Brida, J. G.; Zapata, S.
Publisher
Hüseyin Yıldırım, Ankara, Turkey
Citation
Anatolia, 2010, 21, 2, pp 322-338
Abstract

Volunteered Geographic Information (VGI) is a new data source for tourism geography research, and has multi-temporal and multi-spatial elements. It is an effective supplement when conducting fieldwork and questionnaire tourism data surveys, particularly in the research fields of tourism destination ...

Author(s)
Wang ShouCheng; Guo FengHua; Fu XueQing; Li RenJie
Publisher
Tourism College of Beijing Union University, Beijing, China
Citation
Tourism Tribune, 2014, 29, 2, pp 84-92
Abstract

Since more than 20 years ago, sustainable tourism has been the philosophy and action which is strongly supported and advocated by international organizations and governments, and the hotspots that attract the attention of the tourism research community. With the rapid development of tourism in...

Author(s)
Fan Jun; Qiu HongLiang; Wu XueFei
Publisher
Tourism College of Beijing Union University, Beijing, China
Citation
Tourism Tribune, 2014, 29, 1, pp 55-66

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