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The rich diversity of physical environments, the great number of individual states within a relatively small land space and the dense population that characterizes Europe are some of the reasons put forward to explain the well-established European dominance of world tourism trends. Assessing the...

Author(s)
France, L.; Towner, J.; Evans, H.
Publisher
Business Education Publishers, Sunderland, UK
Citation
Travel and tourism., 1989, pp 39-68
Abstract

Social media are gaining prominence as an element of destination marketing organisation (DMO) marketing strategy at a time when public sector cuts in their funding are requiring them to seek greater value in the way marketing budgets are spent. Social media offers DMOs with a tool to reach a global ...

Author(s)
Hays, S.; Page, S. J.; Buhalis, D.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Current Issues in Tourism, 2013, 16, 3, pp 211-239
AbstractFull Text

China is not only becoming a major international tourist destination, it also has huge potential as an issuing market. Spain, meanwhile, has long ranked among the world's top three tourist destinations and, as an issuing market it is gradually growing in importance. There is high potential for an...

Author(s)
Cardona, J. R.
Publisher
Departamento Turismo, Universidade Federal do Paraná, Curitiba, Brazil
Citation
Turismo e Sociedade, 2014, 7, 2, pp 292-307
Abstract

The first decade of the present century has been characterized by several economic shocks such as the 2008 financial crisis. In this data article we present the annual percentage growth rates of the main tourism indicators in the world's top tourist destinations: the United States, China, France,...

Author(s)
Claveria, O.; Poluzzi, A.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Data in Brief, 2016, 7, pp 1063-1069
AbstractFull Text

Within alternative tourism framework, the aim of this paper is to research tourism honeymoon, to choose the destination and to study Chinese tourists on the international market. It is concluded that tourism honeymoon is a specific type of alternative tourism with five distinctive features:...

Author(s)
Aragonés Jericó, C.; Wu MengTing
Publisher
Universidad de Murcia, Murcia, Spain
Citation
Cuadernos de Turismo, 2017, 40, pp 65-92, 637-640
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Research on image destination provides guidance on destination marketing, and previous studies have paid more attention to the decision-making process of individual tourists and the role of image destination promoted by tourism organizations. As one of the key factors attracting tourists, a...

Author(s)
Mu XueMing; Bai ChangHong; Wu Bo; Wang HongYu
Publisher
Tourism College of Beijing Union University, Beijing, China
Citation
Tourism Tribune, 2017, 32, 6, pp 64-74
Abstract

Cross-border investment and operation in tourism industry are economic activities that aim to achieve intended purposes through capital flows and cross-country commercial presence. Since World War II, due to the global wave of transnational investment and operation, cross-border investment and...

Author(s)
Song ChangYao; Li XinJian
Publisher
Tourism College of Beijing Union University, Beijing, China
Citation
Tourism Tribune, 2018, 33, 12, pp 134-144
Abstract

Chinese travel markets are maturing with new travel trends arising as tourists become more experienced. This paper analyzes the possibilities of segmenting Chinese tourists' motivations and satisfaction in Western destinations by experiential familiarity and travel mode, namely Free Independent...

Author(s)
Lojo, A.; Li MiMi
Publisher
Routledge, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of China Tourism Research, 2018, 14, 1, pp 100-121
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This paper explores how the national tourism organizations (NTOs) of the top 10 most-visited countries by international tourists strategically employ Facebook to promote and market their destinations. Based on big data retrieved from the NTOs' Facebook pages, and leveraging advanced metrics for...

Author(s)
Mariani, M. M.; Mura, M.; Felice, M. di
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Journal of Destination Marketing & Management, 2018, 8, pp 312-325
Abstract

International tourism legacies are a key justification for hosting the Olympics. Although strong theoretical arguments have been made to support the tourism legacy, empirically measuring the effect has been problematic. Strong arguments for enhancing the legacy effect through the proper leveraging...

Author(s)
Moss, S. E.; Gruben, K. H.; Moss, J.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Journal of Policy Research in Tourism, Leisure and Events, 2019, 11, 1, pp 16-34

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