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The development and dynamics of tourism in Germany in the 1990s are described, showing signs of market saturation and globalization. Demands for individuality, exclusivity and multi functionality are increasing due to more travel experiences, while prices are becoming more important and travel...

Author(s)
Steinecke, A.
Citation
Amusement Technologie & Management, 1999, 29, 116, pp 44-47
Abstract

An overview of the current status of domestic tourism in South Africa is presented. Individual sections examine: the provincial distribution of domestic tourists; domestic tourists motivations; expenditure patterns; the total economic contribution of tourism in South Africa; the economic...

Author(s)
Koch, E.; Massyn, P. J.
Publisher
Earthscan Publications Ltd, London, UK
Citation
The native tourist: mass tourism within developing countries, 2001, pp 142-171
Abstract

A study was conducted in Zanzibar, Tanzania, in order to understand tourist perceptions of climate change, the importance of climate for travel decisions, and the likely consequences of ongoing climate change for travel decisions. A total of 252 interviews were carried out in October 2003. The...

Author(s)
Gössling, S.; Bredberg, M.; Randow, A.; Sandström, E.; Svensson, P.
Publisher
Channel View Publications, Clevedon, UK
Citation
Current Issues in Tourism, 2006, 9, 4/5, pp 419-435
Abstract

This paper examines a model for conceptualizing the impacts of environmental management strategies on travel and recreation choice-making behaviour that considers tolerance thresholds in visitor responses to destination change. A survey involving a sample of 347 regular campers and fishers in the...

Author(s)
Northcote, J.; Macbeth, J.
Publisher
Emerald Group Publishing Ltd, Bradford, UK
Citation
Tourism Review, 2008, 63, 1, pp 28-35
Abstract

This study examines attitudes to tourism and climate change among residents of Hong Kong and evaluates their willingness to voluntarily modify travel behaviours to reduce environmental impacts. Previous studies on environmental behavioural change identified a significant gap between awareness and...

Author(s)
McKercher, B.; Prideaux, B.; Cheung, C.; Law, R.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 2010, 18, 3, pp 297-317
Abstract

This paper analyses the eclectic evolution of slow travel, examines key features and interpretations, and develops a slow travel framework as an alternative way of conceptualising holidays in the future. The paper focuses on slow travel's potential to respond to the challenges of climatic change:...

Author(s)
Dickinson, J. E.; Lumsdon, L. M.; Robbins, D.
Publisher
Routledge, Taylor & Francis, Oxfordshire, UK
Citation
Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 2011, 19, 3, pp 281-300
Abstract

Results of 50 semi-structured interviews with clients of commercial ecolodges and university students taking ecotourism courses, both coming from developed nations around the world, reveal that less than one-third of them expected to change their travel patterns so as to reduce climate change...

Author(s)
Buckley, R.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Annals of Tourism Research, 2011, 38, 3, pp 1178-1181
Abstract

Air travel is forecast to grow globally at around 5% per annum over 30 years, in direct conflict with targets to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by between 60% and 80% by 2050. Many authors identify individual behavioral change, with consumers choosing fewer flights, as a contributor to reducing...

Author(s)
Dickinson, J. E.; Robbins, D.; Filimonau, V.; Hares, A.; Mika, M.
Publisher
Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel Research, 2013, 52, 4, pp 506-519
Abstract

Tourist transportation is a major contributor of emissions and environmental pollutants. Eco-labels can encourage more sustainable tourism by informing consumers' purchasing decisions, while utilizing market forces to initiate environmental responsibility among competing firms. The Green Coach...

Author(s)
Anderson, L.; Mastrangelo, C.; Chase, L.; Kestenbaum, D.; Kolodinsky, J.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 2013, 21, 5, pp 750-764
Abstract

This special issue presents eight papers, in addition to an introduction, that explore psychological and behavioural dimensions of sustainable tourist mobility as it relates to the global climate crisis. This issue focuses specifically on the social, cultural and psychological aspects of tourist...

Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 2013, 21, 7, pp 949-1109

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