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Europe and the incentive travel market (Berrol, pp.183-191) details the findings of a survey by the European Travel Commission. Europe's tourist attractions (culture, history, scenery), its unique image and the continuing strength of the dollar were cited as strengths, while its expensiveness was...

Author(s)
Berrol, E.; Wynegar, D.; Slattery, J. D.
Publisher
Bureau of Economic and Business Research, Graduate School of Business, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
Citation
The battle for market share: strategies in research and marketing. Travel and Tourism Research Association, sixteenth annual conference, the Spa and Sheraton Plaza Hotels, Palm Springs, California, June 9-12, 1985., 1985, pp 183...200
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Spiralling oil prices originating from the Persian Gulf crisis have had adverse effects on the world economy. The tourist and hotel industries in Thailand have not escaped without severe disruption. Travellers from Europe and America have been discouraged by higher air fares and living costs, while ...

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Bangkok Bank Monthly Review, 1990, 31, 12, pp 496-498
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An overview of the timeshare industry in the Asia-Pacific region is provided. Although still in its infancy, South East Asia, together with Japan, accounts for around 4% of global resorts and Australia, New Zealand and Fiji combined represent another 3% and the timeshare concept constitutes but one ...

Author(s)
Dean, P.
Citation
Travel & Tourism Analyst, 1997, No. 4, pp 38-57
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This book provides a global perspective on convention tourism by discussing and contrasting issues pertinent to the three key destination regions for the convention and meeting industry, namely North America, Europe, and the Asia-Pacific region. Topics covered include: the history of convention...

Author(s)
Weber, K.; Chon, K. S.
Publisher
Haworth Hospitality Press, Binghamton, USA
Citation
Convention tourism: international research and industry perspectives, 2002, pp xxiv + 255 pp.
Abstract

This study analysed the preferences of international urban travellers by focusing on European, North American, and Japanese travellers to Seoul, South Korea, and attempted to identify the relationship between preferences and expenditures for the attributes or activities. Data used are obtained from ...

Author(s)
Suh YongKun; Gartner, W. C.
Publisher
Pergamon Press, Oxford, UK
Citation
Tourism Management, 2004, 25, 1, pp 127-137
Abstract

Based on data from 2002-04, an analysis is presented of the forest sector in Chile, which in the past decade, has generated approximately 13% of the annual returns from total exports, and now constitutes the second most important economic activity in the country, after the mining industry. The...

Publisher
Corporación Nacional Forestal (CONAF), Santiago, Chile
Citation
Documento Técnico - Chile Forestal, 2005, No.161, pp 12 pp.
Abstract

The objective of this study was to investigate the competitiveness of seven overseas honeymoon destinations among potential Korean tourists, and the positioning among them. The main analytical techniques used were multidimensional scaling and correspondence analyses. Based on 8 destination...

Author(s)
Kim SeongSeop [Kim, S. S. S.]; Agrusa, J.
Publisher
Elsevier, Oxford, UK
Citation
Annals of Tourism Research, 2005, 32, 4, pp 887-904
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Cover for Contemporary trends in international tourism and travel for older adults.

This chapter examines the population growth of older people in selected countries throughout the world, and explores the growth in domestic and international travel by older people. The tourism and leisure-related behaviour of older people in USA, Canada, Australia, Europe, UK, Germany, Japan,...

Author(s)
Patterson, I.
ISBN
2006 CABI (H ISBN 9781845930653)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

This study applied panel-based stationary tests to investigate the nonstationarity of long-run tourist arrivals to Taiwan. The sample of visitors in this study arrived from six main source countries between 1970 and 2011. We employed a panel KPSS test using a Fourier function and sharp drifts,...

Author(s)
Yang JuAnn [Yang, J. A. G. ]; Ying YungHsiang; Chang KoYin; Lee ChenHsun
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Putnam Valley, USA
Citation
Tourism Analysis, 2014, 19, 5, pp 573-580
Abstract

The purpose of the study was to investigate relationships between cultural worldview (CW), cultural experiential dimensions, and satisfaction among international travelers who stayed at Hanok, a traditional house in South Korea. Findings of the study show that respondents' CW and experience were...

Author(s)
Kang, S. K.; Lee ChoongKi; Lee DaeEun
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Asia Pacific Journal of Tourism Research, 2016, 21, 5, pp 477-499

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