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The report presents the findings of the 18th survey of overseas visitors to Singapore. It discusses statistics related to visitor profile, travel patterns, visit experience, and expenditure patterns. The major visitor generating markets are Japan, Australia, the UK, USA, Taiwan, India, Hong Kong,...

Citation
Survey of overseas visitors to Singapore 1990., 1991, pp 124pp.
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This article revisits the topic of international differences in restaurant tipping. Taking a different approach, this study examines the tipping habits of tourists (n=983) from 7 distinct countries, 4 Asian (China, Malaysia, Singapore, and Taiwan) and 3 Western (USA, Canada and Australia), while in ...

Author(s)
Dewald, B. W. A. (Ben)
Publisher
Hüseyin Yıldırım, Ankara, Turkey
Citation
Anatolia, 2001, 12, 2, pp 139-151
Abstract

The purpose of this study was to examine the dimensionality and usefulness of Hofstede's measure of values and Kahle's List of Values (LOV) in the context of parks and recreation. Parks and recreation areas around the world increasingly serve as international visitor attractions and play an...

Author(s)
Li ChiehLu; Chick, G. E.; Wu, H. C.; Yen TianMing
Publisher
World Leisure and Recreation Association, Okanagan Falls, Canada
Citation
World Leisure Journal, 2010, 52, 2, pp 80-93
Abstract

This special issue, consisting of eight papers, reports recent research relating to marketing of travel and tourism services. The papers deal with, among others: the role of national cultures in perceptions of hotel experience; the assessment of the effectiveness of hotel marketing strategies; the...

Publisher
Routledge, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel & Tourism Marketing, 2015, 32, Suppl. 1, pp S1-S138
Abstract

This study focuses on demonstrating the differences and similarities between and among Western and Asian customers in terms of travelers' evaluation of satisfaction, perceived value, and attribute quality in a Hong Kong hotel setting. It has been noted that national culture has a substantial impact ...

Author(s)
Zhang ZiQiong; Li HengYun; Law, R.
Publisher
Routledge, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel & Tourism Marketing, 2015, 32, Suppl. 1, pp S2-S14
Abstract

This collection of five papers presents studies that pertain to sustainable consumer services, particularly in tourism and hospitality. The first paper looks at how stakeholder attitudes toward environmental protection and cultural preservation emerge as the exogenous variable influencing the...

Author(s)
Chen, R. J. C.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Journal of Retailing and Consumer Services, 2015, 22, 1, pp 223-265
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This special issue highlights new research perspectives and progress in revenue management (RM) practices in the tourist and hospitality industries. It consists of eight papers covering: RM strategies and segmentation; booking and occupancy forecasting and modelling issues; hotel cancelation...

Author(s)
Legohérel, P.; Schwartz, Z.; Heo, C. Y.; Wang, X. L.
Publisher
Routledge, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel & Tourism Marketing, 2015, 32, 7, pp 795-933
Abstract

This study investigates the use of variety-seeking in the segmentation of international travelers. Segmentation studies mainly utilize traditional segmentation criteria, such as nationality, country of origin, other trip characteristics of international travelers, and consumer behaviors....

Author(s)
Legohérel, P.; Hsu, C. H. C.; Daucé, B.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Tourism Management, 2015, 46, pp 359-366
Full TextCABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Influence of cultural distance in comparison with travel distance on tourist behaviour.

This chapter examines the extent to which cultural distance influences tourist behaviour in comparison with travel distance. This is accomplished by examining the profile, travel patterns and activities of eight different markets (Japan, France, Thailand, Australia, Singapore, the USA, Malaysia,...

Author(s)
Fung SukFong [Fung, S. F. D. ]; McKercher, B.
ISBN
2016 CABI (H ISBN 9781780648125)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

The idea of "Keeping Up with the Joneses" was developed as a phenomenon wherein people want to own the same objects and do the same things as their peers in order to keep up with them socially. Along with the combined rise of globalization, mobile technology and the millennial mindset of valuing...

Author(s)
Siegel, L. A.; Wang Dan
Publisher
Routledge, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel & Tourism Marketing, 2019, 36, 2, pp 159-175

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