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Innovative processes in the tourism industry are usually defined by improving customer services and by investing in Information and communication technology (ICTs). Tourism companies cooperate with developing countries and their attractiveness on the international tourism market as well as with...

Author(s)
Labanauskaitė, D.; Fiore, M.; Stašys, R.
Publisher
Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Tourism Management Perspectives, 2020, 34,
Abstract

This paper deals with the analysis of pilgrimage management structures in Lithuania. The author presents a possible intervention framework for pilgrimage management. The network of sacred places in Lithuania is the main resource for religious tourism and pilgrimage. Analysis includes examination of ...

Author(s)
Liutikas, D.
Publisher
Dublin Institute of Technology, Dublin, Irish Republic
Citation
International Journal of Religious Tourism and Pilgrimage, 2020, 8, 2, pp 45-61
Abstract

The six papers in this collection draw attention to the many opportunities there are in the niche market of faith-based tourism for countries such as Malta. These range from economic benefits to changes in the way interpretation is carried out on site.

Author(s)
Munro, D.
Publisher
Dublin Institute of Technology, Dublin, Irish Republic
Citation
International Journal of Religious Tourism and Pilgrimage, 2020, 8, 2, pp 1-61
Abstract

An important aim of the European Sustainable Development Strategy is to measure the state of sustainability in coastal communities. While numerous indicators have been developed to estimate a regions sustainability, they go largely unused, due to the difficulty in applying them over a broad region. ...

Author(s)
Schumacher, J.; Schernewski, G.; Karnauskaitė, D.; Kataržytė, M.; Pakleppa, S.; Pape, K.; Schönwald, S.; Völzke, M.
Publisher
Springer, Dordrecht, Netherlands
Citation
Environment, Development and Sustainability, 2020, 22, 3, pp 2451-2475
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Cover for 'Magic realism' of Vilnius: conceptualization of literary tourist gaze based on <i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Tales of the Old Vilnius</i> by Max Frei.

This chapter conceptualizes the literary tourist gaze as a particular type of visitor interaction with a space that is fostered by the text and synthesizes new experience-induced media in the aftermath of a literary journey. It focuses on the example of Vilnius, the capital of Lithuania, as...

Author(s)
Charapan, N.; Mikulich, H.
ISBN
2019 CABI (H ISBN 9781786394590)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

This chapter presents a research report on the human resource management context in wellness and recreation organizations in several geographical regions of Lithuania. The survey reveals that the owners and line managers performed almost all of the human resource management activities. External HR...

Author(s)
Iždonaitė-Medžiūnienė, I.
Publisher
Klaipeda State University of Applied Sciences, Klaipeda, Lithuania
Citation
Development and transformation processes in the tourism industry under the conditions of globalization, 2019, pp 151-163
Abstract

In order to analyze and compare what in communication between recruiting firm and job seeker in hospitality organizations is considered to be important among different cultures, a content analysis was conducted of online job advertisements for positions in the hospitality industry in six countries: ...

Author(s)
Tamošiūnaitė, R.
Publisher
Klaipeda State University of Applied Sciences, Klaipeda, Lithuania
Citation
Development and transformation processes in the tourism industry under the conditions of globalization, 2019, pp 96-105
Abstract

This chapter discusses examples of cultural footprints in the context of cultural tourism in Baltic-Nordic countries. First, the concept of cultural tourism is defined based on legal documents and theoretical studies of the case study countries. The cultural tourism situation and the most popular ...

Author(s)
Spiriajevas, E.; Lūsēna-Ezera, I.; Sooväli-Sepping, H.; Budrytė-Ausiejienė, L.; Grospina, I.
Publisher
Klaipeda State University of Applied Sciences, Klaipeda, Lithuania
Citation
Development and transformation processes in the tourism industry under the conditions of globalization, 2019, pp 71-95
Abstract

This special issue consists of 11 research papers on Airbnb which deal with topics such host-guest interactions, accommodation providers' motives, customer experience and behaviour, impacts on hotel performance and destinations, and marketing and advertising.

Author(s)
Volo, S.; Scott, N.; Quadri-Felitti, D.
Publisher
Emerald Publishing, Bingley, UK
Citation
International Journal of Culture, Tourism and Hospitality Research, 2019, 13, 4, pp 369-530
AbstractFull Text

Tourism belongs to the service industry, where the main value is created by the human resources of the company, where the key factor is the skills and competencies of the employees. In the fast-changing tourism market the demand for the skills and competencies is changing together with the market,...

Author(s)
Katunian, A.; Zirnele, L.
Publisher
Faculty of Tourism and Hospitality Management, University of Rijeka, Opatija, Croatia
Citation
24th Biennial International Congress, Tourism & Hospitality Industry 2018 (THI2018), Trends and challenges, Opatija, Croatia, 26-27 April 2018, 2018, pp 180-187

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