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Understanding tourism behavior is fundamental to tourism marketing, and cross-cultural influences are particularly relevant. Therefore, in understanding of tourist motivation toward cultural experiences, this study offers an integrated motivational process model adapted from the leisure literature...

Author(s)
Kay, P.; Meyer, D.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Putnam Valley, USA
Citation
Tourism Analysis, 2013, 18, 4, pp 385-398
Abstract

The term 'cultural intelligence' (CQ) has generated considerable attention since Earley and Ang (2003) first introduced the concept formally. The implications of CQ have been widely demonstrated in cross-cultural studies. The tourism industry has a strong human component based on a high level of...

Author(s)
Frías-Jamilena, D. M.; Sabiote-Ortiz, C. M.; Martín-Santana, J. D.; Beerli-Palacio, A.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Journal of Destination Marketing & Management, 2018, 8, pp 350-358
Abstract

The purpose of this paper is to investigate the mediating role of experience quality between the dimensions of authenticity and satisfaction in the context of cultural-heritage tourism. This paper investigates the direct influences of these variables on satisfaction and the indirect influences of...

Author(s)
Domínguez-Quintero, A. M.; González-Rodríguez, M. R.; Paddison, B.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Current Issues in Tourism, 2020, 23, 2, pp 248-260
Abstract

The seven papers in this issue collectively demonstrate an interest and relevance in the area of cross-cultural encounters in tourism and hospitality. The papers deal with: cross-cultural service interactions and service quality; the consumption of cultural experiences; the satisfaction derived...

Author(s)
Bakir, A.; Wickens, E.; Boluk, K.; Avgeli, V.
Publisher
Sage Publications Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Tourism and Hospitality Research, 2017, 17, 3, pp 245-335
Abstract

This article explores the influence of a television drama on tourist motivation and behavior at a heritage attraction, Highclere Castle in the UK, the setting of the television series, Downton Abbey. The series raises awareness of the attraction and stimulates motivation for traveling. The article...

Author(s)
Liu XueRui; Pratt, S.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Putnam Valley, USA
Citation
Tourism Analysis, 2019, 24, 4, pp 497-515
Abstract

Visiting places associated with popular literature is increasingly prominent as a tourist practice; however little is known on how to explain the growing popularity of this phenomenon in large cities over the world. How do tourists experience contemporary cities through their participation in...

Author(s)
Es, N. van; Reijnders, S.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Annals of Tourism Research, 2016, 57, pp 113-125
Abstract

Extant tourist experience literature focuses on 'live' space and time activity, while pre- and post-components are often neglected despite the opportunities offered by increasing use of digital media communication (DMC). Focusing especially on the pre-festival experience but also addressing peri-...

Author(s)
Brown, A. E.; Donne, K.; Fallon, P.; Sharpley, R.
Publisher
Sage Publications Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Tourist Studies, 2020, 20, 1, pp 75-95
Abstract

The 43 Anglican Diocesan cathedrals in England attract in excess of 30 million tourist visitors per year, but also function as museums, centres for pilgrimage and foci for the performing arts. This paper examines the complex nature of the experience offered by cathedrals to their visitors, which...

Author(s)
Shackley, M.
Publisher
John Wiley & Sons, Chichester, UK
Citation
International Journal of Tourism Research, 2002, 4, 5, pp 345-352
Abstract

Drawing on ethnographic interviews with customers, this paper looks at the experience of dining at Dans le Noir?, a restaurant in London where eating is carried out in complete darkness. As an exemplary gastro-tourist site within the expanding leisure economy at which sensory alterity is sought, we ...

Author(s)
Edensor, T.; Falconer, E.
Publisher
Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA
Citation
Cultural Geographies, 2015, 22, 4, pp 601-618
Abstract

This paper is based on an ethnographic study of the Caribbean community of Moss Side, Manchester (UK) conducted from 1993-96. Its aim is to reveal, interpret and analyse the personal meanings which members of the community attach to visiting the ancestral homeland in the Caribbean. Based on an...

Author(s)
Stephenson, M. L.
Publisher
Multilingual Matters Ltd, Clevedon, UK
Citation
Current Issues in Tourism, 2002, 5, 5, pp 378-425

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