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This article explores alternative ways of collecting data on air travel, using data from Norway. Comparisons are made between two different survey methods (general household surveys (n=271) and intercept air travel surveys(n=2496)), and two alternative data collection procedures in intercept...

Author(s)
Denstadli, J. M.
Citation
Journal of Travel Research, 2000, 39, 1, pp 4-10
Abstract

Winter sports holidaymaking is an essential part of tourism, but skiers and their preferences and perceptions have not been much researched in academic contexts. This article presents certain factors influencing alpine skiers' destination choices and incorporates an examination of how these...

Author(s)
Jacobsen, J. K. S.; Denstadli, J. M.; Rideng, A.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Elmsford, USA
Citation
Tourism Analysis, 2008, 13, 5/6, pp 605-614
Abstract

Economic growth and cheap air travel have increased airborne tourism in Europe. In Norway, the introduction of low-cost carriers (LCCs) has given a boost to incoming tourism by air, as distinct from sea, road or rail, which seems to have more or less stagnated. Analysis shows that economic growth,...

Author(s)
Lian, J. I.; Denstadli, J. M.
Publisher
Routledge, Oslo, Norway
Citation
Scandinavian Journal of Hospitality and Tourism, 2010, 10, 1, pp 1-15
Abstract

Trail damage and vegetation loss due to recreation activities is an increasing problem in many natural areas. Managing ecological impacts through the selection of indicators and standards is a key component of developing a sustainable tourism industry, a process that appropriately is based on the ...

Author(s)
Denstadli, J. M.; Lindberg, K.; Vistad, O. I.
Publisher
Routledge, Oslo, Norway
Citation
Scandinavian Journal of Hospitality and Tourism, 2010, 10, 3, pp 358-374
Abstract

This study aims to understand self-drive tourists' satisfaction with and loyalty toward scenic roads. Building on previous studies in the context of tourism destinations, satisfaction is hypothesised to be influenced by leisure and holiday motorists' motivation for driving the routes and the...

Author(s)
Denstadli, J. M.; Jacobsen, J. K. S.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Tourism Management, 2011, 32, 4, pp 780-789
Abstract

This article examines summer vacationers' perceptions of weather conditions in Scandinavia. Against the background of an expanding literature on tourism, weather and climate change, the study aims at understanding the relations between weather expectations, weather perceptions, and adaptive tourist ...

Author(s)
Denstadli, J. M.; Jacobsen, J. K. S.; Lohmann, M.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Annals of Tourism Research, 2011, 38, 3, pp 920-940
Abstract

Numerous high-latitude locations in northern Scandinavia receive many summer vacationers, even though cool weather conditions there are at odds with some expert-based literature on tourist weather preferences. Surveys in 2 climatically different Arctic archipelagos demonstrate that most tourists...

Author(s)
Jacobsen, J. K. S.; Denstadli, J. M.; Lohmann, M.; Førland, E. J.
Publisher
Inter-Research Science Center, Oldendorf, Germany
Citation
Climate Research, 2012, 50, 1, pp 31-42
Abstract

This article uniquely compares tourists' weather preferences, aversions and acceptances with present and projected future summer weather in Northern Scandinavia. An in situ survey revealed tourist weather preferences (e.g. clear sky, rather warm) and aversions (e.g. frequent rainfall, low...

Author(s)
Førland, E. J.; Jacobsen, J. K. S.; Denstadli, J. M.; Lohmann, M.; Hanssen-Bauer, I.; Hygen, H. O.; Tømmervik, H.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Tourism Management, 2013, 36, pp 567-579
Abstract

This article examines high Arctic summer tourists' weather perceptions and tolerances. Given that global warming strikes Arctic regions more forcefully than other parts of the world, an improved understanding of visitors' weather perceptions and responses is imperative for tourism operations in...

Author(s)
Denstadli, J. M.; Jacobsen, J. K. S.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Scandinavian Journal of Hospitality and Tourism, 2014, 14, 1, pp 80-99