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Abstract

The report describes one way of finding target groups starting from the experience derived. A survey is made of the Swedish population's holidays, and travel patterns. Methodology is discussed and results given in terms of target groups and their descriptions.

Publisher
Tunstkonsult., Ronninge, Sweden
Citation
The Swede's desire of his holiday experiences., 1978, pp 22pp.
Abstract

The seven volumes cover the following countries D-1, Volume 1, France, 43pp., 40.00 F; D-2, Volume 2 and 3, Germany and Austria, 41pp., 40.00 F; D-3, Volume 4, The Low countries, 38pp., 40.00 F; D-4, Volume 5, Switzerland, 36pp., 40.00 F; D-8, Volume 6, Italy, 38pp., 40.00 F; D-9, Volume 7, Norway, ...

Author(s)
Baretje, R.
Citation
Cahiers du Tourisme, Centre des Hautes Etudes Touristiques, 1981, No. D-1,2,3,4,7/8,
Abstract

The findings of a number of studies into the outdoor recreation and holiday habits of the population of Norway are used to indicate how family sport is organized in that country. Factors considered include activities, availability and distance from sport centres and recreation areas, previously...

Author(s)
Mo, B. S.
Publisher
Centre for Leisure Studies, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussels, Belgium
Citation
Family sport and leisure. Proceedings 9th International 'Sport and Leisure' seminar, International Council of Sport and Physical Education, Brugges, Belgium, 9-13 September, 1981, 1982, pp 377-389
Abstract

The introductory section presents a comprehensive survey of the survey methods and of the results of 15 surveys of European holiday taking. The methodological differences and the resulting effects are also pointed out. A table presenting the survey data completes this section. The 15 essays are...

Publisher
Studienkreis für Tourismus e.V., Starnberg, German Federal Republic
Citation
So reisten die Europäer 1982: Ergebnisse von 15 europäischen Reiseerhebungen. Bericht über eine Fachtagung des Studienkreises für Tourismus e.V. im Rahmen der 17. Internationalen Tourismus-Börse am 9. März 1983 in Berlin., 1983, pp 423pp.
Abstract

Holiday research completed in 1982 by the Norwegian Bureau of Statistics studies the reasons why people choose certain types of holidays. The study looked at destination, mode of travel, and lodging. Many holiday travellers visit family or friends or their own summer house. Those who chose a ...

Author(s)
Nordby, B.
Citation
Rapporter, Statistisk Sentralbyrǻ, 1985, No. 84/19, pp 53pp.
Abstract

This statistical report on holidays taken by Norwegians includes details of how much holiday they have and whether they can choose the time of the holiday. The greatest change during 1970-82 was a free Saturday for many more people than previously. There was a corresponding rise in short trips. In...

Author(s)
Teigland, J.
Citation
Rapporter, Statistisk Sentralbyrǻ, Norway, 1986, No. 86/4, pp 112pp.
Abstract

A study was made of Norwegian holiday plans and holidays actually taken in order to evaluate whether the use of projected holiday plans is a suitable method for forecasting the holidays actually taken in the following few seasons. There was reasonable agreement between holiday plans for the summer...

Author(s)
Kitterød, H.
Citation
Rapporter, Statistisk Sentralbyrǻ, 1987, No. 87/5, pp 5pp.
Abstract

Subsidized holidays, i.e., annual holiday, relief labour and weekly holidays, are part of the social security of farmers. They aim at granting the farmers the possibility for regular holidays, free time and relief labour, e.g., in case of illness, accidents or pregnancy. Susidized holidays for...

Author(s)
Hokkanen, M.
Citation
Tiedonantoja, Maatalouden Taloudellisen Tutkimuslaitoksen, Finland, 1988, No. 140, pp 62pp.
Abstract

The article illustrates the social situation of non-travellers, or people who do not take holiday trips. Two fundamental perspectives underlie the discussion. If living conditions are so problematical that they limit the opportunities for holidaying, there is a causal relationship between social...

Author(s)
Haukeland, J. V.
Citation
Annals of Tourism Research, 1990, 17, 2, pp 172-184
Abstract

Drawing on empirical data from the 1991 Norwegian holiday survey, the article examines motives for taking holiday trips, and compares the results with those of the 1990 Danish holiday survey. These motives are then linked to information on social groups, age and educational background. The findings ...

Author(s)
Haukeland, J. V.
Citation
Revue de Tourisme, 1992, 47, 2, pp 14-17

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