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Australia has experienced a boom in foreign tourist arrivals in recent years with arrivals now totalling 2 million. Tourism in China has also been experiencing growth and it is being regarded as a means of increasing China's foreign exchange earnings. The paper focuses firstly on tourism in...

Author(s)
Tisdell, C.
Citation
Discussion Paper in Economics - Department of Economics, University of Queensland, 1989, No. 9, pp 16pp.
Abstract

After a review on multi-destination tourism, this paper presents preliminary findings on the extent of multi-destination travel in Australia based on secondary analysis of Australia's International Visitor Survey in 1997. Responses from 6662 multi-destination visitors are included in the analysis....

Author(s)
Tideswell, C.; Faulkner, B.
Publisher
Institute for Tourism, Zagreb, Croatia
Citation
Tourism (Zagreb), 2002, 50, 2, pp 115-130
Abstract

To understand the factors that appear to influence the extent of multidestination travel conducted by international visitors to Australia, secondary data from the 1997 Australian International Visitor Survey (Bureau of Travel Research) is analysed. A total of 6662 respondents are included in the...

Author(s)
Tideswell, C.; Faulkner, B.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Elmsford, USA
Citation
Tourism Analysis, 2003, 7, 3/4, pp 177-190
Abstract

As tourism forecasts are obtained based on past observations, an historical analysis of Japan's postwar economic success, social factors, and the national government's institutional policies and reforms can help to provide a better understanding of the growth in Japanese outbound travel and the...

Author(s)
Lim, C.; McAleer, M.
Publisher
Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel Research, 2005, 43, 4, pp 414-421
Abstract

This article addresses the issue of segmenting markets according to drivers of travel expenses, exemplified by the case of international visitors to Australia and modelled by means of hedonic (log-linear) regression. Based on characteristics of a trip (number of travel companions from the same...

Author(s)
Laesser, C.; Crouch, G. I.
Publisher
Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel Research, 2006, 44, 4, pp 397-406
Abstract

This collection of 6 papers, in addition to an introduction, deals with various aspects of Japanese tourism, including: the implications of demographic change for tourism in Japan; the history and evolution of Japanese inns (ryokan); the 'cultural style' of Japanese working holiday makers and...

Author(s)
Cooper, M.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Elmsford, USA
Citation
Tourism Review International, 2007, 11, 1, pp 3-8
Abstract

Culture has long been recognized as a possible reason why people in different countries make different decisions, but research into its impact in tourism contexts has been limited. This study addressed this gap by examining the influence of cultural distance on tourists' destination choices. Five...

Author(s)
Ng SewImm; Lee, J. A.; Soutar, G. N.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Tourism Management, 2007, 28, 6, pp 1497-1506
Full TextCABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Culture's consequences on experiencing international tourism services and products: quantitative and qualitative fuzzy-set testing of an integrative theory of national culture applied to the consumption of behaviours of Asian, European and North American consumers.

This chapter expands upon Terry Clark's (1990) integrative theory proposal for international marketing and national culture. A theory of direct and indirect influences of national and micro-cultures on buying behaviour is tested empirically for one focal brand: the buying of consumer services and...

Author(s)
Woodside, A. G.; Ahn Inja
ISBN
2008 CAB International (H ISBN 9781845933234)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

There have been a number of studies conducted on visitation patterns to the Wet Tropics rainforest in north-east Queensland, Australia. However, little has been undertaken in exploring the visitors' attitudes and behaviours (based on activities pursued) in the rainforest, and their 'experience' of...

Author(s)
McNamara, K. E.; Prideaux, B.
Publisher
Routledge, Taylor & Francis, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Current Issues in Tourism, 2011, 14, 1, pp 47-55
Abstract

This paper presents a study that investigates the spatial behavioural patterns of international tourists travelling to the City of Melbourne in Australia. It demonstrates that these behavioural patterns are influenced by the differing cultural backgrounds of the visitors. A comparative study based...

Author(s)
Dejbakhsh, S.; Arrowsmith, C.; Jackson, M.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Tourism Geographies, 2011, 13, 1, pp 91-111

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