Cookies on Leisure Tourism

Like most websites we use cookies. This is to ensure that we give you the best experience possible.

 

Continuing to use www.cabi.org  means you agree to our use of cookies. If you would like to, you can learn more about the cookies we use.

Leisure Tourism

Your source for all tourism, leisure and hospitality information

>>> Sign up to receive our Leisure, Hospitality & Tourism e-newsletter, book alerts, and offers <<<

Results per page:

Search results

Abstract

In the realm of transformative tourism research and tourism studies on gender, transformation is considered part of the emancipating and empowering process that women mostly experience through travel. Yet, little is known about the same process from a male or comparative perspective. This paper...

Author(s)
Pung Mei [Pung, M. J.]; Yung, R.; Khoo-Lattimore, C.; Chiappa, G. del
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Current Issues in Tourism, 2020, 23, 5, pp 538-558
Abstract

Both the theory of planned behaviour (TPB) and the health belief model (HBM) are important theories to analyse health-related behaviours; however, few studies have combined these theories to explore health risk issues in the tourism context. This paper explores the relationships underlying...

Author(s)
Huang XingYu; Dai ShanShan; Xu HongGang
Publisher
Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Tourism Management Perspectives, 2020, 33, pp 100589
Abstract

The term limen was introduced to anthropological studies following Van Gennep's theories (1960) about liminality. Among them, Victor and Edith Turner (1978) defined pilgrimage as a liminal experience, as it implies being between two existential levels that, through rituality, favours reflection. In ...

Author(s)
González, R. C. L.; Lopez, L.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Tourism Geographies, 2020, 22, 2, pp 433-453
AbstractFull Text

This study aims to generate future research directions by discovering how self-congruity theory has been applied in tourism research so far. The systematic literature review method was employed and 53 articles applying self-congruity theory published in 20 top-tier tourism journals between...

Author(s)
Sop, S. A.
Publisher
Varna University of Management (ex International University College), Varna, Bulgaria
Citation
European Journal of Tourism Research, 2020, 26,
Abstract

Through analysis of empirical fieldwork conducted with British travel bloggers, this paper details a novel and significant investigation into the nuances of self-presentation and performances inherent in travel blogging work, through the lens of digital nomadism. Working with Goffman's (The...

Author(s)
Willment, N.
Publisher
Springer Berlin, Heidelberg, Germany
Citation
Information Technology and Tourism, 2020, 22, 3, pp 391-416
Abstract

Achieving destination appeal and a competitive edge is a priority aim of tourist destination managers. The objective of this study is to help explain the formation of brand equity as a competitive strategy for a tourist destination. A model is proposed, in which complementary variables-internal to...

Author(s)
Frias, D. M.; Castañeda, J. A.; Barrio-García, S. del; López-Moreno, L.
Publisher
Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA
Citation
Journal of Vacation Marketing, 2020, 26, 3, pp 287-304
Abstract

This study seeks to understand luxury shopping destinations of Mainland Chinese residents. Using Hong Kong as an example, this study conducted five focus group discussions and identified brand and high prices as proxies of luxury in the Chinese mindset. Findings that motivations for luxury...

Author(s)
Hung Kam; Zhang HanqinQiu; Guillet, B. D.; Wang Liang
Publisher
Routledge, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel & Tourism Marketing, 2020, 37, 5, pp 577-592
Abstract

This study analyzes the relationship between holiday trips and loneliness for people without and with self-reported disabilities (differentiating between moderate and severe disabilities limiting their daily activities) in Germany. Since loneliness is not only observed at older ages, we are...

Author(s)
Pagan, R.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Current Issues in Tourism, 2020, 23, 11, pp 1394-1406
Abstract

Most of existing studies assume that diaspora tourism can facilitate the tourists to reconnect socially to their ancestral home. Yet, how and why diaspora tourists engage in social capital building during their home return trips is still uncertain. Whether they feel socially connected and which...

Author(s)
Li TingTing [Li, T. T. E.]
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Current Issues in Tourism, 2020, 23, 8, pp 1021-1036
Abstract

Most of our travel experiences are stored, recorded, and relived in the form of stories; tourist blogs have emerged as a modern form of travel story. These stories provide information about exciting moments and memorable events, which are usually emotional highpoints that can be useful for tourism...

Author(s)
Chen XiaoLian; Mak, B.; Kankhuni, Z.
Publisher
Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Tourism Management Perspectives, 2020, 35,

Refine Results

Sort Order
Author
Geographical Location
Item Type
Language
Organisms
Subject Topics