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The aim of this study is to identify the characteristics of prospective and experienced tourists to international tourism destinations. More specifically, this study examines how the differences in the level of familiarity with the host country (i.e., informational familiarity and experiential...

Author(s)
Lee, G. H.; Tussyadiah, I. P.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Asia Pacific Journal of Tourism Research, 2012, 17, 2, pp 133-145
Abstract

Prior studies have not extensively researched and explored the key determinants (aviation and tourism attributes) that could affect Hong Kong's competitiveness as a transit hub for international visitors using Hong Kong as a stopover to Chinese cities when travelling by air. This study adds to that ...

Author(s)
Tsui KanWaiHong; Yuen ChiLok [Yuen, C. L. A. ]; Fung MichaelKaYiu
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Current Issues in Tourism, 2018, 21, 11, pp 1260-1284
Abstract

The purpose of this research was to investigate the roles of historical nostalgia and novelty seeking influencing attitude to visit North Korea in the range of South Korean tourists. Based on previous studies, 8 hypotheses were derived and two theoretical research models were proposed. The...

Author(s)
Mun NaYoung; Lee WanGoo; Jeong Chul
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
International Journal of Tourism Sciences, 2018, 18, 3, pp 170-191
Abstract

Collecting souvenirs is an important component of tourists' experiences. Since tourists' views of souvenirs' authenticity are subjective and vary widely, an empirical study is needed to clarify what tourists demand in the way of souvenirs and what souvenirs they see as authentic. Using pictorial...

Author(s)
Elomba, M. N.; Yun HeeJeong
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Tourism Planning and Development, 2018, 15, 2, pp 103-117
Abstract

Most tourist destinations strive to attract more international tourists because shopping expenditures by those tourists affect the balance of international payments and can invigorate a sluggish domestic economy. With a large sample of international tourists to Korea (N=9636), this study examines...

Author(s)
Lyu SeongOk; Noh EunJeong
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Journal of Destination Marketing & Management, 2017, 6, 4, pp 436-443
Abstract

This study empirically tests the relationships between experiential value, vividness, storytelling intentions, and patronage intentions in the industrial exhibitions, and examines the moderating effect of mementos. A total of 211 respondents were recruited from visitors to the international game...

Author(s)
Ahn YoungJoo; Hyun SungHyup [Hyun, S. H. S. ]; Kim InSin
Publisher
Routledge, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel & Tourism Marketing, 2017, 34, 3, pp 291-311
Abstract

This report examines how the South Korean outbound travel market is developing. It looks at the drivers and characteristics of the outbound travel market as well as the leading outbound destinations for South Koreans. Also examined are some data on the transport and accommodation of outbound...

Author(s)
Shore, S.
Publisher
Mintel International Group Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Travel & Tourism Analyst, 2015, No.5, pp 36 pp.
Abstract

Food tour in Korea has emerged as a popular program for foreign tourists who learn and experience Korean culture through cuisine, restaurants, and dining customs. The main objective of this empirical research is to investigate foreign tourists' perceptions of Koran food tour and segment the...

Author(s)
Ko SanHa; Kang SoonHwa; Kang HaeSang; Lee MyongJae
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Asia Pacific Journal of Tourism Research, 2018, 23, 8, pp 833-846
Abstract

The analysis of tourism behaviour as an outcome of individual decision making has recently been an emerging focus in tourism research. The conventional approach to the analysis of tourism behaviour typically associates a particular choice behaviour with some travel motivations or a priori selected...

Author(s)
Lee HyukJin; Joh ChangHyeon
Publisher
Taylor & Francis, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Tourism Geographies, 2010, 12, 4, pp 487-504
Abstract

This article explores the previously unexamined assumption that the cultural profile of international tourists traveling to different destinations mirrors that of the overall population of a nation. Most studies adopt a cross-sectional destination approach, comparing and contrasting visitors from...

Author(s)
Ahn, M. J.; McKercher, B.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Putnam Valley, USA
Citation
Tourism Culture & Communication, 2018, 18, 4, pp 241-250

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