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Cover for Identifying and exploiting potentially lucrative niche markets: the case of planned impulse travellers in Hong Kong.

This chapter focuses on the hotel booking behaviour of planned impulse travellers (PITs). It starts with a discussion of unplanned buying and why the term PITs is used to describe 'walk-in' customers and all those who book a hotel after they have arrived at the airport destination. It also provides ...

Author(s)
Chan, E.; Wong, S.
ISBN
2005 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851990118)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

The potential benefits of social media for the promotion of hospitality and tourism businesses has been well researched from the consumers' perspective. Using in-depth interviews with 5 hospitality and tourism practitioners in Hong Kong, this study explores practitioners' perceptions regarding...

Author(s)
Ayeh, J. K.; Leung, D.; Au, N.; Law, R.
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Wien, A-1201 Wien, Austria
Citation
Information and communication technologies in tourism 2012, Helsingborg, Sweden, January 25-27, 2012, 2012, pp 12
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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